SANTA SOPHIA PRESCHOOL TEACHER AIDE

Position Title: Preschool Teacher Aide                                                    

Hours:  Part Time, 15 to 19 hours per week

Supervised by:  Preschool Director                                                             

FLSA Status:  Non-exempt

Position Summary:   The aide will work with the lead teacher supervising a classroom of preschool children. The preschool teacher aide is responsible for assisting the preschool lead teacher and other staff in implementing program curriculum, preparation of classroom, and outdoor activities

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Aide will assist in supervision of children and participate in general classroom and facility cleaning
  • Assists in snack and meal preparation
  • Assists in implementing curriculum
  • Oversees outdoor activities ensuring a safe environment  for the children at all times
  • Ensures a caring and safe learning environment for all staff and children
  • Assure compliance with applicable state and county codes and regulations
  • Other duties as assigned

Knowledge & Skills:

  • Friendly with excellent people skills
  • Professional demeanor
  • Thorough knowledge and familiarity with the organizational structure and practices of the Roman Catholic Church

Education and Experience:

  • Must have one of the following qualifications:
  • High school diploma, 6 units of child development and enrolled in at least 2 semester units at a college until fully qualified.
  • High school diploma, 12 core semester units and 6 months work experience working in a child care center
  • High school diploma, Child Development associates credential with appropriate age endorsement and 6 months experience, Child Development associate teacher permit/ teacher permit/ master teacher permit
  • Current pediatric CPR/ first aid certificate
  • Background clearance by Livescan
  • Negative TB test must be completed  prior to employment
  • Send Cover Letter and Resume to Rulrich@santasophia.org