Part-Time Kindergarten Aide

Job | Posted a month ago


Description:  Ellington Public Schools is seeking applications for a part-time kindergarten aide position at Center School.

Job Summary and Qualifications:  Successful candidates will work as a program aide in the kindergarten class under the direction of a certified teacher.  Candidates may also supervise lunch and recess periods.  This position requires the candidate to work with young children ages 5-6, along with both clerical and instructional duties.  Must have good organizational skills, the ability to multi-task, and work to timely schedules.  Confidentiality is critical.  Must possess excellent inter-personal skills.  The successful candidates will be required to submit to a state and national criminal history check, as well as a DCF review as required by Connecticut state statute. Previous work in a school atmosphere is a plus.

Working Conditions:  This position is Monday - Friday.  Candidates will work each day that school is in session.  This is an at-will position.  The starting hourly rate for the 2019-2020 school year is $13.50. 

Application Procedure:  Please apply online and include a current resume listing three references, as well as a letter of interest addressed to Mr. Michael Verderame, Principal, Center School, 49 Main Street, Ellington, CT 06029.

Selection Procedure:  Applicants chosen for an initial interview will be contacted.

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Ellington Public Schools

P.O. Box 157, Ellington, CT 06029
Compare with State

Amount per Student


State Average: $20,481

% ELL Students


State Average: 7%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 12.29

% IEP Students


State Average: 14%



State Average: 479