Sorry, this job is no longer accepting applications. See below for more jobs that match what you’re looking for!

Assistant Teacher- Before And After School

Expired Job

Knowledge Universe Newtown , PA 18940

Posted 2 months ago

KinderCare Education is the nation's leader in early childhood education. We nourish curiosity through purposeful experiences to create a future full of lifelong learners. From our National Support Center, to the classrooms where learning comes to life, we're united by a passion to create a world of learning, joy and adventure for more than 161,000 children ages six-weeks through 12 years every day.

Our Teachers bring warmth, patience, and understanding to the classroom every day, encouraging children to learn and grow. They inspire children to be lifelong learners using our nationally recognized curriculum that promotes social, physical, verbal, and cognitive development. Our Teachers are committed to making their center successful and know that creating meaningful relationships with children, families, and their team play a crucial role in that success.

When you join our team as an Assistant Teacher you will:

  • Assist teachers with the implementation of KCE's curriculum in a way that is consistent with the unique needs of each child

  • Create a safe, nurturing environment where children can play and learn.

  • Partner with parents with a shared desire to provide the best care and education for their children

  • Support your center's success by partnering with center staff and leadership to achieve goals around enrollment, accreditation, and engagement

  • Cultivate positive relationships with families, teachers, state licensing authorities, community contacts and corporate partners

Required Skills and Experience:

  • A love for children and a strong desire to make a difference every day

  • Ability to build relationships with families and coworkers and create a dynamic environment where play and discovery go hand-in-hand

  • Outstanding customer service skills

  • CPR and First Aid Certification or willingness to obtain

  • Must meet state specific guidelines for the role

  • Must be physically able to use a computer with basic proficiency, lift a minimum of 40 pounds, and work indoors or outdoors. Must be able to assume postures in low levels to allow physical and visual contact with children, see and hear well enough to keep children safe, and engage in physical activity with children.

  • Ability to speak, read, and write English.

  • No nights or weekends!

  • Must have experience working with children

The benefits our career professionals enjoy:

In addition to a rewarding career where you help shape children's futures, KinderCare Education provides a competitive compensation package. Benefits include:

  • Medical, dental and vision

  • Discounted child care

  • Generous paid time off

  • Education assistance and reimbursement

  • Medical expense reimbursement/ Life insurance/Disability benefits/ Health and wellness programs

  • 401(k) savings and investment plan with employer match

KinderCare Education employs more than 32,000 team members across 1,700 locations nationwide. Our devoted family of education providers leads the nation in accreditation and includes KinderCare Learning Centers, KinderCare Education at Work, Champions Before- and After-School Programs, Cambridge Schools, Knowledge Beginnings and The Grove School.

KinderCare Education is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, military or veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law.

See if you are a match!

See how well your resume matches up to this job - upload your resume now.

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Special Education Assistant

Marple Newtown School District

Posted 2 weeks ago

VIEW JOBS 10/31/2018 12:00:00 AM 2019-01-29T00:00 Unless otherwise noted below, RECOMMENDATIONS WILL BE MADE NOT SOONER THAN 10 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF POSTING. DATE OF POSTING: OCTOBER 28, 2018 This posting for a Full Time/Permanent Special Education Assistant, this position is eligible for benefits. Primary Function: Works under the direction of a professional staff member to support and assist in the delivery of instructional programs and support services to students with special needs and disabilities. Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities: (These are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work performed. The omission of specific duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position.) * Assist students (individually or in groups) with assigned class work to reinforce learning, concepts and skills. * Assist staff with classroom management, implementation of positive behavior support plans, and the preparation and duplicating of class materials. * Assist with the supervision and care of students in the classroom, lunchroom, playground, field trips and other assigned areas. * Assist students in the use of personal medical equipment (e.g., augmentative communication devices). * Assist students with personal care needs and daily living activities including, but not limited to, lunchroom, rest room, personal hygiene, essential life functions, moving about the facility, into and out of transportation and clothing. * Keep inventories, records and perform other clerical duties as directed. * Prepare bulletin boards. * Assist with testing process and procedures and checks tests, quizzes, and workbook exercises as assigned. * Assist teachers and students with audio-visual materials. * Attends in-service and training programs, and school/parent meetings as requested. * Maintains confidentiality of information. * Perform all other duties as assigned by immediate supervisor. Other Job Duties * Assistants may carry out teacher-planned instruction. * Assistants may maintain oversight of the classroom when teacher is temporarily not available. * Assistants may report observational data to professional school personnel. * Assistants may assist the teacher / supervisor / principal with student discipline. MARPLE NEWTOWN SCHOOL DISTRICT Minimum Qualifications: * High school diploma or GED and; have completed at least two (2) years of postsecondary education; or possess an associate degree or higher, or meet a state or district rigorous standard of quality assessment. Must provide evidence of annually completing a minimum of twenty (20) hours of staff development activities related to assignment. Experience working with school aged children preferred. Specialized training in child development, personal care, and other related areas a plus. Good oral and written communication skills, visual acuity, and the ability to hear and read are required. Must possess the temperament to work with students and adults exhibiting a wide range of emotions and have the physical ability to perform the essential duties including attending to the personal care of students. Work Environment: * Employee works primarily in a climate controlled environment except when assisting with student supervision of outdoor activities, transporting students and field trips. * Employee works with students needing assistance with essential life functions and personal hygiene care. * May be assigned to special education or regular education classes or other instructional settings. * Frequent standing with intermittent sitting, walking, kneeling and walking * Lifting up to 15 lbs. Heavier lifting up to 100 lbs. when assisting physically and mentally handicapped students. * Occasional pushing/pulling, stooping, climbing, crawling, kneeling, bending, reaching and twisting. Terms of Employment: In accordance with the MNESPA Agreement If you are offered a position with Marple Newtown School District, please be advised that the following information will be required before you are able to begin working: State Police Clearance (Act 34) - complete online and print your results immediately Child Abuse Clearance (Act 151) - effective 12/31/14, submit electronically FBI Fingerprints (Act 114) - register & pay online, then go to the fingerprint location of your choice to be printed * NOTE*When accessing Cogent ID for FBI fingerprinting, please register through the Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) option; fingerprinting records from any other state department will not be accepted. School Health Record - includes physical & tb test from within a year Act 24 (PDE Form 6004) - Arrest/Conviction Report PA Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure Release - A separate form must be completed for: * Current employer; and * All former employers that were school entities; and * All former employers where you were in a position that involved direct contact with children. The Marple Newtown School District is an equal opportunity education institution and will not discriminate in its educational programs, activities or employment practices on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, ancestry, disability or other legally protected classification. This policy is in accordance with state and federal laws, including Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964; Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972; Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973; the Age Discrimination Act of 1975; and The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Inquiries may be directed to Human Resources at 610-359-4380. Marple Newtown School District Newtown Square PA

Assistant Teacher- Before And After School

Expired Job

Knowledge Universe