Assistant Teacher: Preschool
Company: Children of America
Location: South Elgin
Posted on: November 24, 2022
About Children of America (COA) It's a special recipe of people,
principles and pride that makes the COA rich in diversity and
strength. Our Assistant Teachers are responsible with executing our
curriculum. You alongside the Lead Teacher and a talented team of
educators in a supportive environment where you are encouraged to
grow in your field and share your passion for early childhood
education. Additionally, our company culture invites you to bring
your whole self to work, because it is your unique attributes,
perspectives and backgrounds that make us a stronger team. Our
program serves preschool children 6 weeks - 12 years of age.
Programs include, Infant, Toddler, Preschool, Pre-K, Before and
After Care and Summer Camp. Who Would I Interact with? This
position interacts daily with the Lead Teacher, children, parents,
the management team, and teaching staff just to name a few. What
are the requirements for this job? CDA (or childcare related
6 months of exp. in a licensed childcare
Flexible in challenging situations
Strong organizational skills
Able to build strong relationships
Commitment to professional development
Effective decision making
Must be First Aid/CPR trained
Must meet all state requirements THE BENEFITS OUR ASSISTANT
TEACHERS (PRESCHOOL) ENJOY: Childcare Discounts
$50 a month health insurance plan
$10K Employer-Paid Life Insurance Plan
Internal Career Advancement Opportunities.
50% Discount on Employee Childcare
T.E.A.C.H Scholarship Partnerships
Employee Referral Bonus
Medical, Dental, Vision
401(k), Life, Accident, & Disability
Paid Vacation/ Paid Holidays What are the day-to-day
responsibilities? Directly support Lead Teacher in carrying our
Willingness to grow into Lead Teachers.
Communicating appropriately/professionally with parents & fellow
Excellent writing skills.
Ability to use technology to deliver child progress.
Ensure a safe structured learning environment.
Empathetic to children's emotions and parent's needs.
Present expectations that are appropriate to the child's age.
Be creative, passionate about your work and have fun. *Salary
advertised is an estimate final salary is negotiable dependent on
final position, level of education and experience. Children of
America is an equal opportunity employer and a drug-free
Keywords: Children of America, Elgin , Assistant Teacher: Preschool, Education / Teaching , South Elgin, Illinois
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