Associate Preschool Teacher


ASSOCIATE PRESCHOOL TEACHER

STILLWATER CHRISTIAN PRESCHOOL

 

JOB TITLE:  Associate Preschool Teacher


SALARY: $11,000


GENERAL JOB DESCRIPTION: 

Stillwater Christian Preschool is looking for a high-energy associate teacher who can assist the lead teacher to help teach in a faith-based fun environment and incorporate educational programs that assist in our children's development. Someone who knows and loves the Lord and desires to direct children on a path toward knowing and loving the Lord as well.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School Diploma
  • 24+ credits in Early Childhood Education preferred    AND/OR
  • 2+ years of experience working with preschool children.
  • Member of Stillwater Christian Church (OR willingness to place membership)
  • All necessary clearances:
  •             Act 34 (PA State Police Criminal Background Check
  •             Act 114 (Federal Criminal History Record)
  •             Act 151 PA Child Abuse History Clearance
  • Mandated Reporter Certification
  • CPR and First Aid Training Certification

 

RESPONSIBILITIES ASSOCIATE TEACHER:

 

Help children in achieving emotional growth, self-control, and understanding on an age-appropriate level.

Assist with the developmental assessments of children as needed.


Assist the Lead Teacher with schedules, routines, and procedures for the preschool.


Ensure the safety of children during all activities.


Help supervise field trips, guest speakers, and special events (as needed).


Monitor student behavior and discipline according to Stillwater Christian Preschool’s policy.


Collaborate, plan and implement program activities with Lead Teacher.


Observe student’s academic, social, emotional, and developmental progress and communicate to Lead Teacher.

 

Help manage preschool facilities, maintaining a clean and tidy classroom consistent with health and safety standards.

 

Interact professionally with parents, co-workers, and children on a daily basis. Directly communicate with parents each time they enter/exit the classroom.


Be an attentive and supportive team member: submit to the leadership of the Lead Teacher; communicating effectively and in a positive manner.




KEY COMPETENCIES:

 

Someone who knows and loves the Lord

Evidence of good moral character and physical/mental fitness.