Tuckaway Child Care-Barony

Infant Assistant Teacher

Reference ID : 46898
Location : Richmond, VA
Category : Education/Training
Job Type : Full Time

Description

Summary


Are you energetic, hardworking educator looking for a rewarding career in helping to shape the minds of children? Tuckaway is a locally owned child care center who prides ourselves on being a home away from home. We are currently seeking a Full Time or Part Time afternoon assistant teacher in our Infant room to help foster the learning of the whole child!


CANDIDATE MUST POSSESS THE FOLLOWING

Strong knowledge of the social, emotional and creative needs of young children.

Must be able to lift up to 35 lbs. in connection with the handling of children for the facilitation of programs, child safety, and potential emergency situations.


Duties

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

Overall supervision and daily class functions of a class of children

Assessment of each child's developmental needs on an ongoing basis

Implementation of lesson plans and daily classroom schedule through the use of Developmentally Appropriate Practice

Provision of an attractive, well-kept classroom that encourages creativity, exploration and decision-making by the children

Accepts responsibility for light housekeeping duties of the classroom, common use areas and playgrounds

Maintains professional attitude and work behavior

Attends all required staff meetings, workshops and/or school functions as determined by the Director

Observes all rules and regulations of our program and the minimum standards set by the Virginia Department of Social Services pertaining to the health, safety and care of children.


Requirements

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

At least 6 months previous teaching experience with a quality preschool, child care center, or public or private school system is preferred.

Certifications or degree related to early childhood or preschool or elementary education is also desirable.

First Aid and CPR, or Ability to certify in CPR/First Aid

Department of Social Services 10 hour training called "Virginia Health and Safety Preservice Training for Child Care Staff" this is a free training.

For consideration please reply to this posting with a cover letter and resume. Qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview.

You can also check us out on our website at www.tuckawayschools.com for an application


Nice To Haves



Benefits


PTO, Health, Dental, Vision, Tuition Reimbursement, Childcare Discount



Minimum Education : High School or Equivalent
Job Type : Full Time
Category : Education/Training
Minimum Experience : None
Location : Richmond, VA

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