Preschool Assistant Teacher
Company: Early Learning Essentials
Posted on: September 19, 2022
Make a difference in the community with Early Learning Essentials
(ELE)! We are a non profit organization that offers preschool
services to children and families who encounter life's challenges
and need a hand up.
Enjoy exceptional benefits with medical, dental, life, and a
401(k). We are a family friendly company as all staff enjoy gym
benefits, weekends off, and twice the normal holidays! We also
offer a $600 sign-on incentive for selected positions working with
children and families.
Assists the teacher to provide instruction, supervision, and
provision of appropriate learning activities for all enrolled
children at a specified site.
Under the direction of the teacher, delivers comprehensive
educational services to Head Start children, including those with
Individualized Education Plan's (IEP), behavioral support or health
plans and English language learners, helping them develop socially,
intellectually, physically, and emotionally in a developmentally
appropriate manner toward the overall goal of social competence and
school readiness, as outlined in the Head Start Performance
Standards, the 2007 Improving Head Start for School Readiness Act
and Early Learning Essentials' policies and procedures and ensures
services support the agency's school readiness plan.
Position is full-time with 177 days; a typical work week is Monday
- Friday with an expectation of no more than 40 hours per week
(part-time is a minimum expectation of no more than 25 hours per
week). For weeks with less than five working days, daily hours only
Position offers full benefits, including: Health, Dental, Life, HSA
Contributions, 401K, and EAP counseling.
Must have a Child Development Associate (CDA) credential or
enrolled in a CDA credential program that will be completed within
two (2) years. Early Learning Essentials may assist with the cost
of obtaining a CDA as long as funds are available.
Experience working with preschool children or preschool lab work
leading to a degree in Early Childhood Education (ECE) from a
recognized institution is preferred.
An Associate or Baccalaureate degree (in any area) from a
recognized institution or be enrolled in a program leading to a
An Associate or Baccalaureate degree in ECE, Elementary Education,
Child Development, or other closely related field from a recognized
institution is preferred.
Official or unofficial transcript which shows the award or confer
date of the degree must be attached to the employment
Bilingual Spanish-speaking is desirable.
Keywords: Early Learning Essentials, Provo , Preschool Assistant Teacher, Education / Teaching , Nephi, Utah
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