• Full Time
  • Anywhere

Website CHILD, Inc.

Teacher Aide

CHILD, Inc. is seeking Teacher Aides for our Kent County Head Start Start program. Teacher Aides work under the direct supervision and guidance of lead classroom teachers, assisting with instructional supports and routine duties.

Responsibilities:

  • Follow philosophy, policies and procedures of CHILD, Inc.
  • Demonstrate positivity, flexibility, punctuality and dependable attendance.
  • Demonstrate respect for diverse family practices, languages, cultures and traditions.
  • Demonstrate acceptance that children develop and learn at different paces, and support an inclusive learning environment.
  • Assure for the health and safety of all children.
  • Provide responsive, supportive and engaging interactions.
  • Assist with break coverage as requested.
  • Assist in a variety of classrooms with children birth to 5 years.
  • Participate in ongoing professional development.

Qualifications:

  • Highschool diploma or GED.
  • Appropriate RIELDS certificate, or ability to obtain within one year of hire.
  • Valid RI driver’s license and an insured vehicle. Proof of insurance will be required.
  • Basic keyboarding and basic computer skills highly desirable.

Benefits:

  • Full individual health and dental coverage for full time employees. Family coverage is available through payroll deduction.
  • Eligible to participate in CHILD, Inc.’s 403(b) Individual Supplemental Retirement Annuity Program.
  • Group Retirement Annuity Plan with no required employee match.
  • Generous Paid Time Off (PTO) and Holiday Pay.
  • Mileage Reimbursement

Starting Hourly Wage:  Starts at $17.00 per hour.

Job Type: Full Year or School Year / Full Time or Part Time

Inquire about free childcare in state of RI.

Bilingual candidates strongly urged to apply.

Experience:

  • Childcare: 1 year (Preferred)

To apply for this job email your details to aoconnell@childincri.org