The Assistant Teacher works with the Lead Teacher in helping the children through the day’s activities by providing a healthy, safe, nurturing, respectful, supportive, and responsive environment for every child in the classroom. He or she may set up and lead the children in certain activities, clean up the classroom, facilitate art projects, read books, watch over children during naptime and on the playground, as well as other actions/duties.
We offer medical, dental and vision insurance to all employees who work 30 hours or more per week. We also offer 401K retirement savings accounts, paid holidays, sick and vacation leave.
Qualification #1: Must be 16 years or older and have completed High School or the equivalent.
Qualification #2: Must have documented child development education or work experience in the WA state “STARS” system within six months of hire.
Qualification #3: Must be a U.S. citizen or have legal resident alien status and successfully pass a criminal background check.
Qualification #4: Must meet all the state requirements for immunizations, first aid and CPR certification, as well as understanding the WA state rules around being a mandated reporter of any suspected child abuse or neglect.