INFANT ROOM TEACHER ASSISTANT - PART TIME

Meeting Street - Early Learning Center

Meeting Street

Providence , Rhode Island ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 2891131
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : February 9, 2018
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Meeting Street's Early Learning Center stands out among childcare providers for all of the right reasons. Ranked among the highest in the state, we are licensed by the state of Rhode Island and accredited by Bright Stars and the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). We currently have nearly 90 children enrolled between the ages of six weeks and five years old, offering separate classrooms for Infants, Toddlers, "Waddlers", Preschool and Pre-K.

Although 85% of our students do not have special needs, every classroom is inclusive and designed so that all children can participate and benefit from additional services. We provide individualized learning, adapting each lesson plan to suit the needs of each of our learners. Our approach plants the seeds of both learning and compassion in those critical early years.

About this Role:

Our Teacher Assistants provide necessary care to our youngest learners, interacting directly with them to provide emotional and social support as well as encourage cognitive growth. They partner with our Teachers in creating a fun, educational, clean and safe environment.

Key Qualities:

• Caring
• Patient
• Empathetic

Key Skills:

• Knowledge of age-appropriate child development
• Experience performing or knowledge of early learning curriculum
• Parent interactions
  • Position Type: Part-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Early Childhood
    Special Education > Mild/Moderate Disabilities
    Special Education > Multiple Disabilities
    Special Education > Severe/Profound Disabilities
    Instructional Support > Paraprofessional / IA
  • Welcome TO Meeting Street - Early Learning Center!

    Our nationally accredited early learning center for children of all abilities offers a high educator-to-student ratio and a warm, nurturing setting. The Early Learning Center provides unique childcare and early learning opportunities in our classrooms. Learn more about us...


    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Meeting Street is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • • High School Diploma or equivalent
      • 12+ college credits in Early Childhood Education from an accredited university
      • 2+ years experience caring for children under age 3 is preferred
    • At least 1 year of relevant experience preferred
    • High School/Trade School degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency OR WORK VISA IN United States required

    Contact Information

    • Dayna Brown , Talent Acquisition Specialist
    • 1000 Eddy Street
    • Providence, Rhode Island 02905
    • Phone: 401-533-9162
    • Fax: 401-533-9101
    • Email: click here

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