Qualifications:Classroom Assistant 1: Starting wage: $12.93/hr
Classroom Assistant 2: Starting wage: $13.95/hr High School graduate or GED and minimum 18 years of age. Minimum current Child Development Associate Credential (CDA) required. Early Childhood work experience. Possess current First Aid/CPR certificate or willing to obtain Ability to pass a background study Regularly lifts 50 lbs., and occasionally more, and is able to kneel, bend, stoop, and sit on floor to attend to the children’s needs.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:Classroom Assistant 1:
Classroom Assistant 2: Assists in the management of the site in its entirety and maintains compliance with federal performance standards and state licensing requirements Responsible for ensuring the safety of all children through the compliance of Head Start policies and procedures Responsible for the food program and meal requirements Assists in the individualized and quality care of children Assists with planning and implementation of the designated curriculum Assists with all child screenings and ongoing assessments Performs substitute duties in absence of teaching staff. Assists with child and family outcomes as mandated by federal, state, and local regulations Assists with the implementation of home visits, conferences, field trips, and transition meetings Responsible for timely documentation of all required program data Performs duties as primary bus monitor, where transportation is available