Job Description - Teacher Aide
Reports to and is responsible to: Preschool Director and Preschool Teacher.
-Shall assist the teacher in providing a warm, nurturing, Christ-centered, safe, and
loving environment in which children can grow physically, emotionally, intellectually,
-Assists classroom teacher in supervision and management of preschool children.
-Interacts with, initiates, and encourages children in daily activities.
-Helps children control behavior using a Christ-centered, positive, consistent approach.
-Helps children grow to become independent.
-Helps prepare the learning environment as directed by teacher.
-Assists teacher in record-keeping and observations related to children's development, health and behavior.
-Promotes integral learning during snack time.
-Maintains good communication with parents.
-Helps with general housekeeping tasks.
-Attends to needs of individual children with sensitivity.
-Helps teacher in other ways as needed.
-Will serve as the substitute teacher if the head teacher is absent.
-Teach curriculum in accordance with guidelines set forth by regular
Teacher, Director, and Advisory Board, if head teacher is absent.
Experience working with young children in learning situations.
Pay shall be determined by the Preschool Advisory Board.
Required in-service hours will be prorated according to how many hours are worked. Performance reviews will be done at 6 months during the first year of employment and annually thereafter.