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To assist teachers and assistant teachers in providing an age appropriate child development program and activities by:
Creating and maintaining a safe and nurturing environment for children
Complying with statutory, regulatory, licensing and accreditation requirements
Conducting and planning programs and activities that implement an emergent curriculum
Developing and maintaining a relationship with parents that meets an individual child's needs
Work Interactions and Work Mode Designation
On-Call Assistant Teachers assist full time teaching staff in providing an age appropriate child development program and activities by creating and maintaining a safe and nurturing environment for children; complying with statutory, regulatory, licensing, accreditation requirements; conducting and planning programs and activities that implement an emergent curriculum; and performing other duties as assigned. The ability to interact with staff, families and children of Hoya Kids is necessary for the smooth operations of the Center. This position reports to the Director of Hoya Kids Learning Center. All childcare center staff and Georgetown University student assistants work with this position and report to the Director.
This position has been designated as On-Campus. Please note that work mode designations are regularly reviewed in order to meet the evolving needs of the University. Such review may necessitate a change to a position's mode of work designation. Complete details about Georgetown University's mode of work designations for staff and AAP positions can be found on the Department of Human Resources website: https://hr.georgetown.edu/mode-of-work-designation.
Requirements and Qualifications
Minimum academic level required is a high school diploma and practical experience working with children. Practical experience (years and type required):
Interest in working with young children is required.
Must have strong relationship and communication skills.
Some college credits in Early Childhood Education (CDA, Associates Degree accepted) are preferred.
Computer experience to include email, internet search, word processing, and PowerPoint knowledge desired.
CPR and First Aid are also desired.
Sponsored Project Management (if applicable)
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