Basic Function: The Teacher Assistant provides direct care to the children and parents in collaboration with other teaching staff. The Teacher Assistant is also responsible for the active participation/contribution in the progress of the Center’s educational philosophy and environmental goals. The incumbent must demonstrate leadership and problem solving skills in and out of the classroom setting.
This position requires an Associate’s Degree in Early Childhood Education plus three (3) years of Early Childhood experience in classroom teaching environments.
Training and Experience
The incumbent must possess the knowledge of child development, licensing, and funding standards. The incumbent must be familiar with legislation and advocacy of childcare services in the State of Illinois; this includes best practices in Early Childhood Development standards. Additionally, the incumbent must possess the ability to relate and develop a mutual respect for the families and children served and must possess the ability to get along with diverse personalities, demonstrate tact, and maturity.
Internal Number: 9019510
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