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Early Childhood Education - Multi-age Preschool - Teacher Assistant - Horizon Early Learning Program

Reference ID : 56494
Location : Brattleboro, VT
Category : Education/Training
Job Type : Full Time



Horizon Early Learning Program is opening a brand new classroom next fall: We are seeking a positive and energetic team player to fill our Teacher Assistant role for our multi-age early learning program; working with children ages 1 to 5 starting the end of June 2022 to have a few months of training. The Teacher Assistant supports the Teachers and the Director by helping to create a caring and safe environment for the children and assisting in activities to improve the overall care and quality of education. The applicant must be able to communicate, listen and work well with others in a team environment. Be comfortable assisting the staff in implementing quality early educational practices and in developing positive relationships with the children and their parents and families.


  • Assist in the implementation of curricula activities and encourage participation by children.
  • Actively engage in activities; manage cleanliness, maintenance, and availability of classroom materials.
  • Encourage self-help and good hygiene through behavior modeling.
  • Help ensure smooth, daily transition from home to child care center.
  • Follow all center policies and state regulations.
  • Maintain personal professional development plan to ensure continuous quality improvement.
  • Communicate as an effective team member


  • Successful completion of High School or equivalent.
  • Early Education experience is a plus, not a must, but with a growth mindset to learn and grow within the field.
  • High energy and ability to work outdoors in all climates.
  • Ability to work well with others.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills and basic computer skills.
  • An understanding of child development.
  • Excellent organizational, and interpersonal skills.
  • Infant/child CPR and First Aid certification. (Can obtain once hired)
  • Must clear full background check.

Nice To Haves

A positive outlook and reliable work attendance!


This position will be full time 40 hours per week (which may be flexible ex: four 9 hour work days and one 4 hour work day). Included fringe benefits are paid holidays, snow days, full time weekly hourly equivalent in sick and vacation/personal pay earned over time, dental, retirement and other supplemental insurance options (such as maternity leave, disability, life, etc. ), a benefit choice for one of these options: extra PTO, or Health Care Stipend, Company Retirement Match or Discounted Child Care, etc.

Sign on bonus and/or Retention bonus options depending upon experience and education.

Salary : $14 to $17/Hr
Minimum Education : High School or Equivalent
Job Type : Full Time
Category : Education/Training
Minimum Experience : 1 Yr
Location : Brattleboro, VT

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