BRAD Development Programs is hiring a Preschool Classroom Assistant for 1407 Patrick Drive, Pocahontas 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 Classroom 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.
BRAD is an Equal Opportunity Employer.