Teacher Assistant/Floater : Abbott - The Childrens Home Society of New Jersey : Toms R (trenton, new
Posted: Saturday, September 2, 2017 10:22 PM
Under the administrative direction of the Education and Early Childhood Services Manager and the Classroom Teacher and directly supervised by the Teacher, the Floater ensures age and developmentally appropriate activities for all children. Schedule: 10 Month Position Position is a Teacher Assistant Floater supporting all Abbott/Head Start classrooms as needed. Assist the Teacher in planning and implementing a comprehensive program including CHSofNJ HS curriculum, and Head Start Performance Standards. Assist the Teacher in planning and implementing a comprehensive program including CHSofNJ HS curriculum, and Head Start Performance Standards. Work in a team setting with all staff to determine individual needs of the children. Assist the Teacher with set up and maintenance of an appropriate classroom environment, including organization of space and material storage. Help supervise field trips and recreational activities. Assist the Teacher in planning and participate in classroom activities with children. Recommend ways of utilizing parent volunteers in the classroom and in other program activities. Greet parents and children pleasantly and appropriately, ensuring a smooth transition into the classroom, a positive home:classroom connection and a family partnership. Provide activities parents can do at home with their children to support the curriculum and the childA?s learning. Maintain ongoing professional and appropriate communication with parents. Encourage parents to become involved in workshops, training and other Head Start activities. Assist the Teacher in demonstrating to parentA?s effective ways to reinforce the childrenA?s needs in the home. Educational Requirements: High school diploma or the equivalent, and.Two years of college (48 units), or.A. A. degree (or higher), orPass a local assessment of knowledge and skills in assisting in instruction. (This is a locally approved assessment.)Experience Requirements: Minimum of one year experience teaching pre:school children, preferably in Head Start/Early Head Start classrooms. Experience Requirements: Minimum of one year experience teaching pre:school children, preferably in Head Start/Early Head Start classrooms.
• Location: South Jersey
• Post ID: 44209472 southjersey