AEM - HEAD START Classroom Aide in GLENDIVE, Montana
QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE: *High School diploma or equivalent *Must have CDA, or, be able to obtain a CDA within two years of employment *Knowledge of the basics of working with preschool children *Knowledge of the purpose of the Head Start Program *Ability to relate well to, and coordinate and communicate effectively with staff members and with children/families of low income and varied backgrounds *Ability to lift 50 pounds, bend, stoop, sit on floor and other activities as they pertain to working with preschool aged children *Have means of transportation and freedom to travel as required by job duties and/or training *PPD (TB sub-Dural tine test), or, acquire upon hire *First aide and CPR training, or, acquire same upon hire. DUTIES INCLUDE: *Assist the Center Based Teacher and Assistant Teacher to maintain a safe, healthy and attractive learning environment for all of the children *Assist children in such physical tasks as putting on and taking off outerwear, movement, lavatory use, eating and other appropriate tasks *Provide physical and emotional help and guidance for special needs children, as well as being accessible to all of the childrenPart-time, seasonal position, working 25 hours per week. Will work 5 hours per day, Monday - Friday, on days school is in session, August - May. $12.17 per hour and up, depending on experience. Benefits include: employer paid insurance (preferred provider - 90/10, non-preferred provider - 80/20, $500 deductible); sick and vacation leave; 401K.