Extra Help Early Head Start Assistant Teacher
Company: SOUTHEAST ARKANSAS COLLEGE
Location: Pine Bluff
Posted on: September 19, 2022
Southeast Arkansas College - Pine Bluff, AR
Job Summary: The Extra Help Early Head Start Assistant Teacher is a
part-time, grant-funded position responsible for carrying out the
routine care & supervision of toddlers ranging from ages 18 Months
to 3 years of age. This position is governed by state licensing
policies, Head Start Standards, as well as Better Beginnings
requirements and NAEYC Standards. The Early Head Start Assistant
Teacher will also assist with the oversight and laboratory
experiences for students enrolled in the Early Childhood
Paraprofessional Technology A.A.S. Degree Program.
Duties and Responsibilities: The Extra Help Early Head Start
Assistant Teacher's primary responsibilities will include providing
for the physical and emotional needs of preschool children,
supporting educational and social experiences, and maintaining
detailed records on students in their care. Additional duties will
include documenting the observation/ interaction hours of
undergraduate students, providing administrative assistance to the
center director and/or coordinator, and performing other duties
deemed necessary by the Coordinator or Director. The infants and
toddlers in care will benefit from a unified birth-to-school-entry
program that offers age-appropriate curriculum, broad-scale parent
engagement activities, continuous and intensive comprehensive child
development and family support services (i.e. home visits, health
tracking and promotion) that will enhance the physical, social,
emotional, and intellectual development of participating children;
support parents efforts to fulfill their parental roles; and help
parents move toward self-sufficiency.
Knowledge, Abilities, and Skills: Knowledge of Early Childhood
Development and Education, Arkansas Minimum Licensing Requirements,
Head Start Standards, NAEYC Standards, Environmental Rating Scales,
and observation and assessment of young children. Ability to
prepare, present, and review oral and written information. Ability
to develop, developmentally appropriate lesson plans and activities
for young children. Ability to obtain and provide information,
guidance, and educate parents. Demonstrated computer skills,
including, but not limited to, Microsoft Office, e-mail, and
database management. Good Verbal Skills.
Minimum Qualifications: Associate's Degree in Early Childhood or
Early Childhood Education.
Preferred Qualifications: Two years of experience working with
infants and toddlers in a child care setting.
Applicant Deadline: Open Until Filled. Applications received after
the deadline may not be considered.
Please note that this is a part-time position. It will be on an
- SEARK employment application
- College Transcripts and or Certificates (if applicable)
Keywords: SOUTHEAST ARKANSAS COLLEGE, Pine Bluff , Extra Help Early Head Start Assistant Teacher, Education / Teaching , Pine Bluff, Arkansas
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