Preschool Assistant Teacher * Head Start and Preschool For All Program
Howard Area Community Center
February 22, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
2 Year Degree
* Preschool Assistant Teacher * Head Start and Preschool For All Program *
*40 Hours/Week Year Round Full Time Position with Great Benefits *
Location: Howard Area Community Center, 7510 N. Ashland, Chicago (near the Red Line)
Brief Description: Facilitates and teaches groups of children in an early childhood classroom designed for the social, emotional, cognitive and physical development of children; develops and maintains a respectful relationship with families and coworkers; supports the optimal functioning of the classroom; supports the classroom team.
Qualified candidates have:
- Appropriately facilitated individual and group care and early learning experiences in mixed-aged (3s, 4s and 5s) preschool classroom;
-Experience implementing a developmentally appropriate classroom environment to meet children’s social-emotional, cognitive, physical and individual needs within a model of continuity of care;
- Experience developing and maintaining a respectful relationship with families and co-workers to ensure the optimal overall functioning of the classroom;
Mandatory Requirements & Qualifications:
- Candidates must have successfully earned a minimum of 60 college level credit hours; a minimum of 15 of those hours must be in ECE specific coursework. An AA in ECE is preferred.
-Candidates must hold or be eligible for a Gateways Early Childhood Credential