Associate Teacher HS PS, I-II

North Coast Opportunities Inc/Head Start - Ukiah, CA

 GENERAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Assists Lead Teacher in planning and implementing the Head Start curriculum.  Responsible for education and care of assigned children and communication with their families.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

Associate Teacher I

  1. Must have a minimum of 12 Early Childhood Education (ECE) core units.  (Core courses include child/human growth & development; child/family/community or child and family relations; and programs/curriculum).

AND

  1. Must hold and maintain current a California Department of Education Child Development Associate Teacher Permit or higher, or hold and maintain current a Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential.

OR

Must be enrolled in and currently attending courses leading to an Associate Teacher Permit or higher or a CDA Credential, to be completed within 2 years.

OR

Must be enrolled in and attending courses leading to an Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in ECE or a related field.

  1. A minimum of six months early childhood classroom experience is required.

Associate Teacher II

1.      Must have 24 ECE units, including 12 core units.

AND

2.      Must hold and maintain current a California Department of Education Child Development Associate Teacher Permit or higher, or hold and maintain current a Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential.

OR

Must be enrolled in and attending courses leading to an Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in ECE or a related field.

3.      A minimum of one year of early childhood classroom experience is required.

Associate Teacher I and II

1.      Must have a working knowledge of the principles and practices of Early Childhood Education.

2.      Knowledge of the Head Start Program preferred.

3.      Must be able to contribute to team development of lesson plans and be able to carry them out in an effective manner.

4.      Must be able to take over for the Lead Teacher in the classroom when necessary.

5.      Good oral and written English language skills required; must be able to understand and follow oral and written instructions.

6.      Must be able to accurately and legibly maintain records and prepare reports either by hand, or by using a computer and related software programs.

7.      Must be able to work effectively with preschool children, as well as with parents from a variety of socially and culturally diverse backgrounds.

8.      Must be flexible and able to meet the changing needs of the program.

9.      Must show good judgment, creativity and maturity.

10.   Must be at least 18 years of age.

11.   Must have a minimum of 15 hours of Child Health and Safety training and maintain a current Infant and Child CPR First Aid certification or complete these requirements within 3 months of being hired.

12.   Ability to work flexible hours in order to work at occasional scheduled weekend or evening activities as needed.

13.   For work-related driving, employee must have: a current, valid California driver’s license; a driving record that demonstrates the employee is a safe, appropriate driver as verified by a DMV printout; and proof of personal automobile insurance; or reliable transportation with proof of automobile insurance.

14.   Pre-employment and periodic health screenings and a T.B. test are required, the results of which must be within acceptable ranges to attain and maintain employment.

15.   Must comply with regulatory immunization requirements.

16.   Must complete a Criminal Record Clearance prior to employment to confirm eligibility to work in a licensed child care facility.

How to Apply

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Contact Info

Star Brown

Job Details

Category: Educators/Classroom

Type: PT

Location: Ukiah, CA

Salary: 13.06 - 16.45

Posted On: December 6th, 2018

Agency Details

Website: www.ncoinc.org

A non-profit Community Action Agency.