BOOKER T. WASHINGTON CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER, INC.
1519 East Adams Street Phoenix, AZ 85034
Position Title: Teacher Assistant
Reports to: Teacher
Work Week: Monday-Friday
Annual Days Worked: 205
Work Hours: 7 hrs per day
Benefits: Sick leave, pension, health insurance, life insurance, paid winter/spring break, paid holidays (if eligible)
7:00 to 3:00
Assist the teacher with the basic functions of running a Head Start classroom.
Skill and knowledge required: High School Diploma or GED. Childhood Development Associate credential (CDA) or experience working with children and willing to enroll in CDA program. Self-motivating and motivated to pursue additional training in job related areas. Have reliable, insured vehicle available for use on the job and be able to document a good driving record. Be able to interpret local, state, and federal regulations, policies, and procedures as they pertain to the duties of the job. Bilingual is helpful.
Accuracy and Efficiency: Job requires a degree of accuracy and timelines
Peer and client contact: Frequent contact with co-workers, children, parents and support agencies.
Other requirements: Must be at least 18 years of age. Be in good physical and emotional health. Must be able to pass required Department of Public Safety fingerprinting clearance and have all required I-9 Employee Eligibility Verification information. Ability to obtain CPR, First Aid and Food Handlers certifications. Must have annual TB skin test, Tetanus within last 10 years, and current MMR immunization. Complete any additional documentation required for Program Licensing. Present 2 personal and 2 professional references at time of interview.
Job Type: Full-time