AEM - HEAD START Classroom Aide in GLASGOW, Montana
QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE: *High School diploma or equivalent *Ability to relate well to, coordinate and communicate effectively with staff members and with children/families of low income and varied backgrounds *Ability to assist Teacher and Assistant Teacher in providing a developmentally appropriate classroom setting for Head Start children *Ability to lift 50 pounds, bend, stoop, sit on floor and other activities as they pertain to working with preschool aged children *Some experience with preschool children is preferred DUTIES INCLUDE: *Assist teacher in maintaining a safe, clean, healthy, attractive learning environment for all children *Assist all children with physical tasks as putting on and taking off outer wear, moving from room to room, using the lavatory, eating and other appropriate tasks *Guide and help special needs children in their curriculum pursuits, centers circle time and meals *Accompany children and assist the teacher during emergency drills, field trips and other activities *Assist the teacher in providing a developmentally appropriate environment to enhance the child's physical, social, emotional and cognitive development *Attend all staff meetings and training when requested *Maintain strict confidentiality relating to school information, including student, family and staff information *Serve as an advocate for Head Start and Action for Eastern Montana and promote positive public relations by community involvement Part-time, seasonal position, working approximately 25 hours per week. Will work 5 hours per day, Monday - Friday, on days school is in session, August - May. Pay starts at $10.83 per hour. To apply, submit a completed Action Head Start application (which includes Supplemental Questions and Supplemental Form) AND a resume to Job Service. Job Description and required company application materials are available by emailing email@example.com or by calling 406-377-3314 x0.