Requisition ID: 55843
Location: PLC Fortin Villa Learning Cntr
1025 North Washington Avenue, Kankakee, IL 60901-2059 United States (US)
Daily Hours: 8
Standard Hours: 40
Employment Status: Full-time
Employment Type: Regular
The Teacher's Aide under general supervision assists the Teacher and Assistant Teacher to provide developmental care and supervision to children enrolled in the child care center. Provides learning experiences to foster the intellectual, emotional, social, and physical development of children within a safe, healthy learning environment. Plans and implements age appropriate curriculum and establish and maintain supportive relationships with children and parents.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Assists the Teacher and Assistant Teacher in planning and implementing age appropriate curriculum involving various activities to stimulate and foster children's intellectual, emotional, social, and physical development and abilities.
Provides continuous supervision to children enrolled in the child care center; ensures health and safety of children.
Assists Teacher and /or Assistant Teacher to prepare activities that support lesson plans and in supervising children in classroom activities.
Utilizes appropriate language, interactions, and positive discipline; model positive behavior.
Ensures that the classroom environment and outdoor play area is clean, safe, attractive, organized and promotes learning.
This document represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions. Other duties may be assigned.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience
High School diploma required. Candidate may be a high school student 16 years of age and must have completed two Early Childhood Education courses required.
Must be proficient in the use of Microsoft word, Excel and Outlook.
Business Unit: PLC Senior Services
EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability
Job Segment: Learning, Human Resources