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Job Code: CC

Early Childhood Classroom Aide

Category: Child Care, Child Development

Job Type: Part-Time

Description:

Under the direction of the Site Director and/or Assistant Director and Lead Teacher, the Preschool Teacher Aide is responsible for carrying out the day to day tasks assigned by the Lead teacher at the specified site.  She/he will be responsible for helping in leading program activities, assessment, snack preparation, and communicating effectively with the children, their parents, YMCA/JCC personnel, and the center guest when needed and as assigned by the lead teacher.


Accountabilities:

  1. Maintain safe and secure environment for children, being aware of child activities at all times.
  2. Work as a team member with other staff.
  3. Help to maintain a learning environment with developmentally appropriate activities.
  4. Communicate effectively with children, their parents, other YMCA/JCC staff, and center guest.
  5. Report any concerns to your supervisor.
  6. Respond to emergencies according to YMCA/JCC procedures.
  7. Maintain confidentiality regarding personal information on children and staff.
  8. Take direction from Lead Teacher.

Requirements:

  • An understanding and knowledge of children, their behavior and development.
  • Specific knowledge in developmentally appropriate practices for the age group.
  • Must have or enroll in CPR, First Aid, Child Abuse Prevention, and Prevention of Infectious Diseases.
  • Warm and friendly personality and the willingness to interact with the children.
  • Meet ODJFS licensing qualifications in training and background check.

If interested, please send resume electronically to Alicia Schlieman at aschlieman@ymcatoledo.org