Associate Teacher

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Position Description

Position: Associate Teacher Reports To: ECS Director
Department: Early Childhood  School  
Prepared By: Human Resources Date Prepared: 1/24/2017

The Associate Teacher, working with children 6 weeks to 5 years old, will be responsible for providing an environment that is positive, individualized, and cohesive to learning and encourages fun through play and exploration.
  • Implement curriculum and activities which promote stimulation, learning, and fun.
  • Create a warm, fun and nurturing environment.
  • Maintain a clean and safe classroom.
  • Participate in all activities with children.
  • Assist with activity planning and preparation of materials and supplies for daily use.
  • Ensure compliance with licensing regulations and accreditation standards.
  • Update portfolios and provide support when needed.
  • Verify that parents are receiving correct information.
  • Foster positive communication with parents through in-person conversation and/or email.
  • Exhibit good judgment, maturity, and stability.
  • Assist in any classroom in order to be in ratio when needed.
  • Be highly mobile and physically able to easily engage in activities like standing for long periods, walking, bending, stooping, and sitting.
  • Offer support to the classroom teachers during the lunch time hour.
  • Provide customer-oriented service at all times by responding quickly to needs, smiling, being approachable and meeting commitments.
  • Support the goals and values of the Mayerson JCC and ECS.
  • Remain flexible in rapidly changing environment.
  • Education and Experience
    • A degree in Early Childhood Education or equivalent a plus.
    • Maintain First Aid and CPR Certifications; Communicable Disease Training and Child Abuse Training.
    • Keep abreast of current research and practices in early childhood education, and attend related trainings, workshops, and conferences.
    • Attend mandatory professional development sessions, teacher meetings and family events.
    • Versed with various educational areas such as music, art, science, literacy, mathematics, language development and physical development.
    • Must be able to lift up to 35 lbs.
  • Computer Skills
    • To perform this job successfully, an individual should have working knowledge of Microsoft Office.
  • Schedule
    • Monday-Friday
    • Year-Round
This position description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel in the above position.


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11083 Hamilton Avenue , Cincinnati, OH 45231