MSDE Pre-K Assistant Teacher
Permanent (Full time)
Overwhelmingly, people who decide they want to be a part of the Y in Central Maryland tell us they do so because it reflects their values and a conscious decision they've made about how they choose to live their lives. The happiest and most fulfilled Y associates are those who are motivated to help others and who want to be a part of something larger than themselves.
If this speaks to your heart, then we invite you to join our team. Be a part of a charitable, mission-driven organization that works for individual and community well-being for all, for a better us.
How this role contributes to the Y's mission: As a Y Head Start MSDE Pre-K Assistant Teacher, you will work collaboratively with classroom teachers, center administration, family advocates and family members to implement curriculum to achieve outcomes for children of all abilities as well as ensure successful operation of the program. You will be a resource to multiple classrooms in order to ensure safety, supervision, and regulatory compliance. You'll be responsible for ensuring the health, welfare, and safety of the children in the program. You will contribute to the creation of an environment which fosters the social, emotional, physical, cognitive, and creative development of each child in your care. As a Y MSDE Pre-K Assistant Teacher, you'll contribute to the Y and to the broader community we serve by working with our littlest participants who are economically disadvantaged and help them prepare for success in school and life. This work is right for you if you have:
An interest in the well-being and education of young children, enthusiasm, patience, good humor, good judgment and a good spirit
Some prior school age child care experience
The ability to clearly communicate and effectively listen to children, parents/guardians, members, and other Y associates
An associate's degree in early childhood education or a CDA (child development associate) credential
Associates of the Y in Central Maryland are required to be fully vaccinated for the Covid virus or have a valid medical or religious accommodation.
Thank you for considering working for the Y in Central Maryland. If being a part of our cause feels right for you, we hope you will join us. The Y in Central Maryland provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment.
- Job Family Early Childhood Development
- Pay Type Hourly