30 hours per week / Summer Only

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Master’s Degree in Elementary Education/Special Education
  • Current certification in First Aid and CPR

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Experience with working with school age children and children with special needs
  • Experience with remote learning
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Proficiency in Zoom, Google classroom, Schoolology, IXL, Clever
  • Familiarity with Individual Educational Plans (IEP’s)
  • Bi-lingual preferred
  • Strong communication, verbal, writing, effective problem solving skills, and the ability to work in a diverse workplace.
  • Knowledge and sensitivity to child care issues of low income, at-risk children and families.
  • Effective and strong classroom/time management skills and organizational skills.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality in a professional manner.
  • Pursuant to Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 119, Section 51A you are a mandated reporter and held to the statutory reporting requirements. 

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Supporting remote learners during class time (Zoom) and completing any necessary assignments.
  • Continuously maintain visual and auditory supervision of children at all times.
  • Establish positive and productive relationships with families.
  • Communicate any questions, problems, or concerns to the Program Administrator.
  • Maintain strong relationships with each child assuring supports are in place as designated in their IEP.
  • To work as a member of a team with others in the classroom by problem-solving and using effective communication skills.
  • Other duties and responsibilities assigned by management.
  • Responsible for providing direction of teaching techniques and behavior management techniques to other classroom teaching staff.
  • Occasionally required to lift, carry and hold children 20-70 pounds. 

EMPLOYMENT REQUIREMENTS:

  • Background Record Check as required.
  • Every employee is expected to respect and interact in a positive manner with co-workers, program, participants and the public at large.