BRAD Development Programs is hiring a Teacher’s Assistant for Piggott Child Development Center. This position is responsible for working with the center director and teachers to establish and maintain a safe and healthy learning environment that will support the social and emotional development of children. The Teacher Assistant will be responsible for assisting teacher/teacher assistants with day to day care of Pre-K age children which includes the following: assisting with food service in the classrooms, helping to complete routine forms and documenting information to share with parents, guiding and assisting children while eating, resting and toileting. Teacher Assistants must use positive guidance techniques to guide children’s behavior and comply with all regulations pertaining to the reporting of child abuse and neglect.
For this position, the applicant must have at minimum a high school diploma or equivalent and be willing to obtain a Child Development Associate (CDA) within one year of hire. Maintains knowledge base in Head Start/Early Head Start Performance Standards, Environment Rating Scales, Childcare Licensing, Conscious Discipline, Early Childhood best practices, and all curricula used by BRAD Child Development Programs. Possible candidates must also have a valid driver’s license.
This Position is full-time the program year is August – May. Monday-Friday. Salary will start at $10.29; $10.59 with a CDA; $10.90 with n AA that includes 8 hours of early childhood education. BRAD Child Development Programs offer great benefits which include health, dental, vision, and life insurance after 60 days of employment, friendly work environment, professional development opportunities, competitive pay, 401k with employer match, and sick, annual, and holiday days earned.
BRAD is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Applications will be taken until the end of the business day on Monday, August 17, 2020.
1020 South Taylor Ave, Piggott, AR 72454