Preschool Assistant Teacher
Princeton, New Jersey, United States

Job Summary

Occupation Education and Training
Specialty Teacher
Location Doylestown, Pennsylvania, United States
Visa Sponsorship No

Job Description

Last Update: 1/07/23
Do you love kids, molding young minds, and getting special pictures drawn for you? Hang on to your glue sticks, because the Goddard School may be the best place for you!
We are looking for an enthusiastic fulltime Assistant Teachers at The Goddard School located on Farm Lane to foster and facilitate the intellectual and social development of the children. You will help teach children with patience and creativity. An assistant teacher duties include using the teachers daily plan and guiding activities and instructional methods to motivate children.

Benefits:

Paid Holidays
Paid Sick/Vacation time (PTO)
Closed major holidays/ closed between Christmas & New Years
Medical/Dental/Vision insurance
401k plan options
Supportive workplace environment
Sign on Bonus
Positive work environment

Daily Responsibilities
As a Goddard Assistant Teacher, arriving at Goddard each day fully prepared and excited to teach is important.
Supporting Goddards program and policies as well as state licensing policies is required. Assistant Teacher tasks include, but are not limited to:



Implementing developmentally appropriate lesson plans that are individualized to meet the needs of the children in your classroom



Creating a classroom that is fun and supports play, exploration and learning



Presenting expectations that are appropriate to the childs age and developmental level.



Planning and implementing activities that develop self-esteem and social skills.



Establishing and maintaining a safe, healthy, and nurturing learning environment



Advancing students physical and intellectual competence



Supporting social and emotional development and providing both positive guidance and reinforcement



Establishing positive and productive relationships with families



Ensuring a well-run, purposeful program responsive to participant needs based on Goddards standards of learning through play



Maintaining a commitment of professionalism with students, families, peers and management


Assistant Teacher Qualifications:



High school diploma



Minimum of 18 years of age



Prior classroom experience (Infant, Toddler, Preschool, Kindergarten) preferred



Demonstrated knowledge of developmentally appropriate practices



Strong written and communication skills



We are an equal opportunity employer and prohibit discrimination/harassment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.