Assistant Teacher

Work Location

On Site

Department

ECEAP Services

Type of Job

Full Time/Hourly

Assigned Office

All ECEAP Locations - Everett, Sultan & Monroe

Posting Date

June 3, 2021

Overview

The Assistant Teacher is directly responsible for assisting the lead teacher. Duties include planning and implementing age and developmentally appropriate activities in the ECEAP classroom to ensure all ECEAP performance standards and the individual needs and interests of the children are met. The goal is that children leave the Volunteers of America ECEAP program ready and prepared for kindergarten. The Assistant Teacher must be present at all times whenever more than ten children are in attendance to ensure a safe learning environment and to meet ECEAP performance standards. The Assistant Teacher may assist in the ECEAP kitchen and on the bus as needed or directed. The Assistant Teacher works during the academic school year.

Principal Activities
  • Supervise      and interact with children to extend their learning

  • Facilitate      small group activities

  • Model      appropriate and professional practice aligned with ECEAP performance      standards

  • Assist      with record keeping related to attendance, meal counts, parent contact      hours, accidents, illnesses, and emergency drills

  • Record      child observations and assist with child assessments as needed

  • Participate      in home visits and parent-teacher conferences when appropriate

  • Plan,      implement, and attend parent/family events, activities and meetings

  • Actively      participate in all site-based, county, and agency meetings and in-service      trainings

Requirements

All persons serving in the role of ECEAP Assistant Teacher must meet one of the following qualifications:

  • Equivalent      of 12 college quarter credits in Early Childhood Education.

  • Current      Child Development Associate (CDA) credential awarded by the Council for      Early Childhood Professional Recognition.

Competency in reading and speaking Spanish may be beneficial at some sites.


Benefits

UP TO 200 PAID TIME OFF HOURS PER YEAR

MEDICAL & DENTAL

403(B) RETIREMENT

FLEX SPENDING ACCOUNT and more….