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Job Title


Teachers Aide


Company : Hunterdon Health Care System


Location : Flemington, NJ


Created : 2021-04-24


Job Type : Full Time


Job Description

Position Summary + Work with a team of teachers, assistant teachers, teacher aides and volunteers to foster a safe and nurturing learning environment for children ages 0-5. Primary Position Responsibilities + Demonstrate ability to support the Lead Teacher and Teacher Assistant in the management and supervision of a classroom environment. + Assists in preparing materials for specific activities upon Lead Teacher's and Assistant Teacher's request. + Supervises and guides children in safe play both indoors and outdoors. + Maintains a clean environment and ensures all surfaces and toys are disinfected. + Assist children with feeding, toileting, proper diaper changing requirements, and personal care as appropriate. Work Contact Group (Internal/External) + Children, parents, families, volunteers and staff. Reporting Relationships + Reports to (position): + Director/Child Care Center + Supervises (position(s): + Volunteers; Children in the classroom Qualifications + Minimum Education: + Required: + None + Preferred: + High School diploma + Minimum Years of Experience (Amount, Type and Variation): + Required: + None + Preferred: + 1 – 3 years prior childcare experience preferred + License, Registry or Certification: + Required: + Obtains Adult and Pediatric CPR and First Aid Certification within 6 months of hire + Preferred: + None + Knowledge, Skills and/or Abilities: + Required: + Ability to support a Lead Teacher in the development and implementation of age-appropriate lesson plans based on monthly thematic units. + Ability to assist teachers in the supervision and management of groups of children insuring their health and safety. + Preferred: + Understanding of a child care setting and the potential risks that arise