CATHOLIC CHARITIES OF ONONDAGA COUNTY
Catholic Charities of Onondaga County helps people in need regardless of their religion, race, ethnicity, or nationality. We assist over 19,000 people annually through programs for people of all ages and stages of life. We believe that all people have infinite value and are worthy of our respect and compassion.
In coordination with the lead teacher the Teaching Assistant will be responsible for the overall planning and implementation of preschool classes each day. The Teaching Assistant will also assist the UPK Teacher in promoting the social, emotional, physical and cognitive development of students. Provide and maintain a safe environment for students and ensure that students are appropriately supervised at all times.
The Teacher Assistant, Universal PreK is a Full Time position, 35 hours per week between the hours of 8am and 4pm, Monday through Friday.
Catholic Charities of Onondaga County strives to create and maintain a positive and caring work environment for all of our employees. We demonstrate this through supportive and meaningful supervision, a comprehensive health and benefits package, and gratitude and recognition for the challenging work our employees perform in service to others.
Two-year degree in Early Childhood Education or related field preferred. HS Diploma or equivalent with at least one year experience working with children birth to age 5 in a a classroom/day care setting. Ability to work with and interact with children. Good interpersonal skills. Good communication skills. Ability to work in a team environment. Ability to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
Catholic Charities is an Equal Opportunity Employer