- Cincinnati, OH, USA
- up to $13.50
- Full Time
very family-oriented atmosphere and a great work-life balance
Cincinnati Urban Promise in Cincinnati, OH is actively seeking a resilient full-time Preschool Teaching Assistant to provide support and outreach in our preschool program. Are you looking for meaningful work? Do you enjoy working with the youth? Would you like to join a company with an important mission? If so, please keep reading!
This teaching assistant position earns a competitive wage of up to $13.50/hour. We also provide great benefits and perks, including a very family-oriented atmosphere and a great work-life balance. If this sounds like the right teaching assistant opportunity for you, apply today!
ABOUT CINCINNATI URBAN PROMISE
Through education, empowerment, and loving relationships, we strive to create holistic change in the lives of youth and their families. We do this by meeting their physical, emotional, academic, and spiritual needs through a Christ-centered approach. Our programs and activities are designed to support youth and their families in reaching their goals and fulfilling their true potential. Starting at birth, our programs support families with children up through high school. Resilience and true empowerment are at the forefront of everything we do!
Our employees and volunteers build supportive and long-term mentoring relationships that empower young people and result in a stronger community. They are key to bringing about positive, Christ-centered change. For our amazing team, we create a very casual atmosphere and a good work-life balance.
A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A PRESCHOOL TEACHING ASSISTANT
As a Preschool Teaching Assistant, you are responsible for the holistic development of all the children in your care, addressing their academic, social, and emotional needs. You provide a healthy, safe, clean, and age-appropriate classroom environment that reflects the children's learning and growth. With the lead teacher, you coordinate and implement the educational curriculum. Classroom activities are based on appropriate practices and early learning standards. You adapt all daily routines and activities to individual interests and needs.
Leveraging your cultural competency and respect for each child's background, you personalize childcare programs with cultural, linguistic, and familial values! You ensure that each family receives an opportunity to build strong relationships with staff by establishing clear communication. With attention to detail, you maintain accurate, complete, and timely records of clients, daily meals, and attendance. You also keep up-to-date emergency forms, curriculum plans, development profiles, and other records. Responsibly, you stay in compliance with all state requirements and quality controls. You feel good about helping kids to reach for their goals and fulfill their true potential!
QUALIFICATIONS FOR A PRESCHOOL TEACHING ASSISTANT
- At least 21 years of age
- High school diploma or equivalent
- Ability to complete training and maintain current status in first aid, common childhood illnesses, child abuse prevention, and CPR (we provide these trainings)
- Must complete a background check and medical evaluation
- Ability to meet physical demands, such as interacting with children at floor level, running, jumping, lifting children, and lifting equipment as well as participating in outdoor activities, field trips, and swimming as needed
Ability to speak Spanish is a plus! Are you service-oriented? Do you manage your time well and prioritize tasks effectively? Can you inspire and lead? Are you detail-oriented and organized? Do you have a fun and friendly demeanor? If so, please apply to this Preschool Teaching Assistant position today!
ARE YOU READY TO JOIN OUR TEACHING TEAM?
If you feel that you would be perfect as our Preschool Teaching Assistant, apply now using our initial 3-minute, mobile-friendly application. We can't wait to hear from you!