To assist teachers in the smooth and efficient operation of the classroom environment.
-Participate in preparing and cleaning up classroom activities and projects to include gathering materials and serving meals.
-Assist classroom staff with general classroom routines, related activities and maintaining a safe and enjoyable learning environment.
-Ensure appropriate appearance, décor and learning environment of classrooms.
-Assist children with classroom and personal care activities as needed.
-Supervise children and foster positive behaviors/actions.
-Attend to individual needs of children in classroom environment.
-Maintain positive interpersonal relationships with parents/guardians, and direct sensitive issues regarding children as appropriate.
-Complete all required paperwork in an accurate and neat manner.
-Adhere to all established policies, procedures and code of ethics.
-Participate in recommended training programs, conferences, courses or other aspects of professional growth.
-Attend staff meetings as required.
-Assist with Teacher responsibilities as needed.
-Perform other related duties as assigned.
Degree: no higher education needed
Must be 16 years of age
Prior experience or training in child care helpful.