Preschool Assistant Teachers- Bilingual Spanish

Employer
Early Steps Bilingual Preschools
Location
Arlington, VA
Posted
Sep 17, 2021
Closes
Sep 20, 2021
Ref
96653683
Industry
Education
Hours
Full Time
SummaryOur Arlington location is seeking a motivated bilingual teacher's assistant. This is an ideal stepping stone into the field of Early Childhood Education as you will work among professionals who share the same love for children! Are you the ideal candidate? Submit your resume for consideration.Would you also like to join a great Pre School Team in a brand new school? We are seeking new team members for our new school opening this September in Alexandria but all it starts here in Arlington, our flagship school is were it all begins!Finally a job opportunity to truly teach and enjoy multicultural families in one of the best areas of Washington DC/ NoVA! We are located in Arlington, Springfield and Vienna just blocks away, from the metro link systems and easy commuting. We have a proud reputation and are searching for the best.If you are working on your degree or an associates in early childhood education or CDA and you are bilingual (Spanish/English) please reply with your resume. For immediate consideration as a floating assistant in all age groups and you would like to gain your 420 hours volunteer time for a CDA, have your First Aid/CPR training, please send in your resume. You will be first in line to be considered for the next open position as a Teacher Assistant!Duties1.Responsible for setting teaching environments, upkeep of equipment, maintain classroom supply and overall cleanliness of the center2.Maintaining child individual cubby space, cots, personal property3.Attend training seminars and conferences to maintain knowledge of child care advances and acquiring a minimum of 30 training hours per year 4.Effectively communicating with families and staff both oral and written communications.5.Assist with monthly lesson planning using Learning Through Play Curriculum, Individualized planning and Enrichments6.Documentation forms required for safety of children, their diapering needs and any accident/incidents7.Maintaining all licensing requirements within the classroom, on the playground and on field trips.8.Maintain/Mentor- Positive Discipline Policy, Emotional Intelligence, Spanish/ English Language and the Arts.9.Teaching/ Mentoring/ Working with children in a manner consistent with the philosophy and goals of Early Steps Bilingual Preschool10.Perform all tasks assigned by the Director or Assistant Director and the Lead Teacher11.Most importantly treating all children, families, staff, volunteers and visitors with dignity and respect.RequirementsThe ability to pass State of Virginia background checksFBI - finger printing and background investigationPass a drug screeningAbility to lift up to 50lbs, bend and stack school supplies as neededAbility to supervise children, help lead activities or projects and work in a groupFlexibility in working with Teachers in all age groups as neededFlexibility in working with Administrators in various school projects/ eventsNice To HavesDaily Health CertificateCPR- First Aid CertificateMAT CertificateFood Handler CertificatePrepared to submit a physical, TB test screening and drug screening as requiredBenefits6 days PTO per year1 week paid vacation - Summer1 week winter bonus time off with payFederal Holidays off with payHealth Insurance

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