Teacher Assistant - 8 new positions available
Want to work for a non-profit agency which believesin team work, having fun and achieving success? If so, CCRC could be the right place for you!
Are you a proven child development educator with experience in a classroom setting helping a diverse group children learn and grow while also engaging with parents? Do you want to play a key role in our Head Start Program nurturing and caring for preschool aged children?
To join our team …visit our website at www.ccrcca.org/work-at-ccrc and select “View Our Current Job Postings”
We’re adding 8 more Teacher Assistants for the 2018-19 school year with new State Preschool funding.
General Summary: Under the direction of the Lead Teacher, the Teacher Assistant will plan and implement individual and group activities designed to stimulate learning for all children.
This position works during the school year only typically from August through May or June.
To be successful, you will need:
Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education/Child Development or 24 semester units in Early Childhood Education or Child Development.
6 months experience working with families and children in a preschool setting required.
1 year of experience working with developmentally disabled/delayed or behaviorally challenged children including supporting Individualized Education Plans (IEP) and/or Individualized Family Service Plans (IFSP) using social-emotional curriculum and inclusion methods is preferred.
Hold a current California Commission on Teacher Credentialing Child Development Associate Teacher permit or higher.
Ability to converse, write, and/or translate in Spanish or Armenian preferred.
Criminal Records (e.g. Live Scan Fingerprinting), Child Abuse Index Check, Sexual Offender Registry, Health, Tuberculosis (TB) test and Immunization clearances required.
Hold a valid First Aid and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certificate upon hire or within 30 days of hire.
Show ability to have flexibility, maturity of judgment, and ability to work collegially.
Uphold the values and principles of the organization.
Valid California Driver’s License, reliable vehicle, automobile insurance, and clean DMV record preferred.
Ability to supervise pre-school children and ensure a safe environment including the ability to monitor and respond to events going on at all times in the classroom, outdoor play areas and on field trips.
Ability to respond appropriately to an emergency or a crisis situation.
Ability to maintain cooperative, diplomatic working relationships with co-workers, supervisors, families, and the community to work as part of a team, and collaborate with colleagues.
Ability to maintain all assigned workflow and a high level of customer satisfaction in a fast paced working environment.
Keys areas of responsibility include the ability to:
Within the team structure, provide quality preschool services for children enrolled in the Head Start program which include the following responsibilities:
Interactions with Children and Families
We are proud to be an Equal Employment Affirmative Action Employer
CCRC will consider for employment qualified applicants with Criminal Histories in a manner consistent with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring.
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Location: Chatsworth, CA
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted On: May 10th, 2018
CCRC is a one of the largest and widely respected non-profits in California. We cultivate child, family and community well-being through our creative, informative and supportive programs and services. Our 800+ member team serves over 35,000 children and families each month in Northern Los Angeles and San Bernardino Counties.
CCRC offers a comprehensive employee benefits package which includes: Medical, Dental and Vision insurance, Life and Long Term Disability insurance, 403(b) plan, Flexible Spending Accounts, Paid Holidays including Winter Break, Paid Time Off, plus many other supplemental benefits such as, Credit Union membership and Professional Development Opportunities.