Preschool Teaching Assistant

General Information

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Level: 
Hourly/Salaried: 
Hourly
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Date Prepared: 
09-20-2017
EEO Category: 

Location

391 East Main Street, East Middlebury, VT

Primary Purpose

Assist classroom teachers with children aged 3 to 5 years inside the nursery school and on the playground. Duties include: engaging children in play such as block building, art activities, dramatic play, reading, etc.; helping children settle for their nap; supervising children in a teacher’s absence. Other duties include snack preparation and cleanup including dish washing and classroom pickup. Our classrooms are busy (and fun) and require both energy and a positive attitude.

Responsibilities

Student Job Description Fields
Contact Name: 
JoAnn Keeler
Organization: 
Middlebury Cooperative Nursery School - Mary Johnson Children's Center
Contact Phone Number: 
802-388-2853
Contact Email: 
office@mjccvt.org
Wage: 
$10.50/hr
Hours/Schedule: 
6-8 hours per week in 3-4 hour blocks within Monday-Friday 8:00-5:30 timeframe. Flexible hours.
Work Study: 
Work Study

Education & Training

Experience

Enjoyment of and interest in working with young
children. Ability to actively engage and support them in a variety of activities. Strong sense of responsibility and ability to supervise children in
teacher’s absence. Experience with children is required

Knowledge

Other

Location is approximately 5 miles from College,
on Rte. 125 southeast of the town of Middlebury, so transportation is required.