Preschool (2s-PreK) Assistant Teacher

Georgetown Hill Early School
Potomac, MD
Apr 30, 2021
May 05, 2021
Full Time
Description: Georgetown Hill Early School has 40 years' experience serving Maryland families. Since 1980, we've guided more than 40,000 little feet through our halls. We take pride in meeting the individual needs of our students and fostering the independence of each child in a family-like environment of trust and warmth.We are looking for Assistant Teachers to join our preschool program at our Bells Mill campus - minutes from the Montgomery Westfield Mall! Applicants should be able to start work this summer 2021 (or sooner)! The essential functions of this job include but are not limited to:Supervision of preschool children to assure the health, welfare, and safety of all studentsSupporting the educational needs and interests of preschool children using a creative and age-appropriate curriculumSupporting the physical, socio-emotional, and developmental needs of each child in the classroomRegular, predictable attendance and punctualityAdhering to all health and safety standards and protocols as part of COVID preventionDemonstrating effective communication skills and positive interpersonal relations with children, families, colleagues, and communitySupporting the preschool classroom in a way that fosters a consistent, safe, and positive learning environment for all students and staffFor a complete job description, feel free to reach out!In general, you would be a great fit at Georgetown Hill if you are:Nurturing. We're looking for people who can create a caring classroom community that will cultivate a climate of healthy and positive growth.Reliable. We take punctuality and attendance seriously at Georgetown Hill. So if you are a chronically late person, this may not be the best place for you.Happy to be part of a team. We prize collaboration over competition and we hire folks who are positive and productive coworkers, supervisors, and employees.Discreet and trustworthy. Our parents trust us with their children and we must be able to trust our staff entirely.Personable. A warm, friendly, and cool-tempered demeanor is essential to work here. And smiles. We love smiles.Genuinely interested in education. If you are passionate about kids, we'll be passionate about you.PM21. Requirements: The requirements for this position are as follows:At a minimum, applicants should hold the MSDE 90 hr Preschool certification.Proficient technological skills to utilize various productivity tools (ie Outlook email, Microsoft Office Suite, HRIS, internet use, timekeeping systems, Kid Reports, ProCare Engage)Understanding of the principles of child development and teaching methodsPossess a personal demeanor that is warm, friendly, and cool-temperedExtremely reliable in attendance and punctualityMust be highly organized and able to prioritize and multi-taskMust be team-oriented and willing to work with othersPossess good communication skills

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