Assistant Preschool Teacher

Little Lambs Preschool-Good Shepherd - Kansas City, MO (30+ days ago)

Little Lambs Preschool is hiring an assistant teacher at our Gladstone Campus.

3 yr old assistant M-F 7:30-1:45

We are also looking for a Float to work at all three campuses.

Monday-Friday 7:30-1(guaranteed) & 3-5(as needed)


TITLE: Assistant Teacher

REPORTS TO: Lead Teacher/Preschool Director

A: Position Summary

  • Responsible for assisting the Lead Teacher in implementing and facilitating lesson plans and daily activities with a focus on social, emotional, physical, intellectual and spiritual growth. The duties and responsibilities will be carried out under the direction of the Lead Teacher/Preschool Director.

B: Responsibilities and Duties

  • Attend all training opportunities and staff meetings provided by Little Lambs Preschool
  • Follow policies and procedures outlined in the Good Shepherd Staff Handbook and Little Lambs contract
  • Be knowledgeable and adhere to state licensing regulations
  • Respect confidentiality of Little Lambs families and staff
  • Maintain classroom organization

-Set up classroom for morning activities and transitions

-Prepare area for snack time

-Clean tables/floor after snack time, lunch and table activities

  • Participate in regular cleaning of materials and classroom spaces
  • Assist the teacher in maintaining discipline and supervision
  • Assumes the teachers full role in the absence of the teacher and directs the substitute who will act as the assistant teacher during that time.
  • Assumes the teacher’s role as needed throughout the day
  • Preform other duties as required or assigned
  • Qualifications
  • 18 years of age or older
  • High School diploma or GED
  • Ability to multitask
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Experience and interest in working with children, parents, coworkers and volunteers
  • Success working as a member of a team
  • Strong communication skills both orally and written
  • Physical Capabilities
  • Be able to lift 25-30 lbs.
  • Be able to walk, squat/kneel and sit on floor
  • Must be able to handle cleanup of bodily fluids
  • Other
  • Medical Examination
  • Documentation of Tuberculin free condition
  • Abuse/neglect screening
  • Criminal record review
  • Hours of work and schedule are determined on an annual basis based upon program needs.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time