EARLY CHILDHOOD ASSISTANT TEACHER/FLOATER (#1260)

Sheridan AllPrep ( learn more )

SHERIDAN SCH DIST 48J

Sheridan, Oregon ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3930727
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : June 13, 2022
  • Starting Date: August 1, 2022

Job Description

Site Description: The Sheridan AllPrep Children's Center (SHACC) is a school-based childcare center.  The center has a dual purpose of serving families in the Sheridan, Oregon area and providing a space for CTE students who are doing work-based learning in the area of early childhood development.  SHACC provides childcare for children ages 6 weeks to 5 years old. SHAPA’s Early Childhood Education CTE students will also have the opportunity to engage at SHACC to practice hands-on career skills, earn real-world certifications, and learn alongside childcare professionals.

 

Job Title:   EARLY CHILDHOOD ASSISTANT TEACHER/FLOATER 

Reports To: Director

Category: Classified

JOB SUMMARY

Ensures, supports, and promotes each child’s safety, health, and development in cooperation with their parents and other early childhood professionals in a manner consistent with day care regulations. Assists lead teachers in planning and developing a developmentally and culturally appropriate curriculum which meets the needs of the children and families.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Hold at least a high school diploma from an accredited school (Required)
  • CPR, First Aid, and AED Certification (Required)
  • Child Development Associate Certification (Preferred)
  • Food Handlers Card (Required)
  • Infant Safe Sleep (Required)
  • Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect (Required)
  • Introduction to Childcare Health and Safety (Required)
  • Any other certification or licensure requirements for the state of Oregon

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Supervise the classroom when the teacher is out of the room.
  • Assist lead teachers in planning and implementing learning experiences. 
  • Ensure all physical and emotional needs of children in care are met (feeding/mealtime, dressing, diapering/toileting, enrichment activities, etc.)
  • Help children develop positive relationships with peers and adults; promote safety of the children by helping them develop self-confidence and independence. 
  • Observe children and assist in recording student development and progress. 
  • Assist with the training and observation of CTE students, reporting progress to the Director. 
  • Assist with meal service as needed.
  • Assist with the training and observation of CTE students, reporting progress to the Director. 
  • Maintain regular and consistent attendance and punctuality. 
  • Perform related duties consistent with job description and assignment. 
  • Operate a computer or tablet to do basic data entry assignments. 
  • Attend staff training as necessary or required. 
  • Attend appropriate staff meetings as assigned.

ABILITY TO: 

  • Ability to be flexible and step into any classroom where needed. 
  • Strong ability to build relationships with families and staff and create a positive and fun environment.
  • Ability to manage and execute the daily schedule of the classroom.
  • Learn growth and development principles of children. 
  • Monitor children and advise families of developmental progress.
  • Patiently and effectively work with CTE students, including students with behavioral problems and learning disabilities. 
  • Learn basic first aid and safety requirements. 
  • Work in a team situation. 
  • Work independently, in the absence of a co-teacher when numbers are low, to carry out lesson plans. 
  • Type at a speed necessary for successful job performance. 
  • Physically perform job tasks. 
  • Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing. 
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work. 

EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING :

  • Minimum of 1 year of experience working with a class size of 4 or more (Preferred) 
  • Experience caring for children between the ages of 6 weeks and 5 years old (Preferred)

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Hearing and speaking to exchange information; seeing to perform assigned duties; sitting for extended periods of time; dexterity of hands and fingers to operate equipment; kneeling, bending at the waist, and reaching overhead, above the shoulders and horizontally, to retrieve and store files, reports and supplies; lifting light objects. 
  • Ability to lift and/or move between 10 to 50lbs.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

Subject to inside and outside environmental conditions with routine exposure to the weather including seasonal heat and cold. Subject to frequent loud noises in the environment.

 

CERTIFICATION AND LICENSING:

None required.

 

Wage: $15.00/hr starting wage.  Hiring bonus: $300 after three months of employment; $900 after an additional nine months of employment.

 

Additional Information: Benefits include sick leave and personal leave, and medical, dental, and vision insurance. For questions about the position, contact the Early Childhood Director, Christine Budgeon, at cbudgeon@sheridanallprep.org.

  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Preschool
    Classroom Teacher > Early Childhood
  • Job Requirements

    • No experience required

    Contact Information

    • AJ Grauer , User
    • 435 S BRIDGE ST
    • Sheridan, Oregon 97378

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