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Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma Teacher Assistant Durant Daycare ll in Durant, Oklahoma

Teacher Assistant Durant Daycare ll


Start Rate: $13.18/hour

Job Summary: You will assist the classroom teacher with the implementation of the educational program. You will report to the Child Care Supervisor.

Weekly Earned Wage Access is an option for this position .

Primary Tasks:

  • You will monitor the safety and manage behavior of children in classroom, bus, and playground.

  • You will help set up the environment (indoor/outdoor for the activities of the day.

  • You will help prepare and teach Weekly Planning Form based on children's individual developmental needs.

  • You will observe and record behaviors of children to assist the teacher in the identification of each child's strengths and growth areas.

  • You will attend parent meetings, home visits, and parent/teacher conferences.

  • You will assist children during meals.

  • Other responsibilities as may be assigned.


  • High School diploma or GED

  • Must have knowledge and ability to work with appropriate software applications

  • Ability to communicate quickly and effectively both orally and in writing

  • Must have the ability to work with children, remain calm, patient and make sound decisions in case of emergency situations and difficult situations

  • Perform the physical requirements of the job that may include lifting up to 55 pounds, frequent standing, walking, bending, and kneeling

  • Experience working with children

About the Choctaw Nation

The Choctaw Nation is the third-largest Indian nation in the United States, with over 200,000 tribal members and more than 11,000 employees. The first tribe over the Trail of Tears, historic boundaries are in the southeast corner of Oklahoma. The Choctaw Nation's vision, "Living out the Chahta Spirit of faith, family and culture," is evident as it continues to focus on providing opportunities for growth and prosperity.


  • Free gym membership

  • Free access to employee health clinic

  • Free lunch for casino & resort associates

  • Earned wages access once per week for hourly Associates

  • Pet insurance

  • Paid vacation / sick time

  • Medical / Dental / Vision

  • 401(K) with company match

  • College tuition reimbursement

  • Short-term disability, long-term disability, and family leave

  • Employee assistance program

  • Employee prescription program

  • CNO Paid Life Insurance

  • Teladoc

  • On Site Dental Clinics (Jet Dental)

  • On Site Mammogram Services

  • Free diabetes and hypertension monitoring benefit (Livongo)

  • Accolade- Concierge Benefits Program

  • Wellness Program that equals savings on health insurance cost (Virgin Pulse)

  • Maternity Care Program

  • (Benefits provided by the Choctaw Nation are based on employment classification)

CNO was selected as a winner in both HRDUS' and Forbes' 2022 "Employer of Choice" competitions:

  • Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma received recognition as one of six Best Places to Work in the United States as selected by HRDUS

  • Choctaw Casinos & Resorts received recognition from Forbes as a Best Employer for Diversity in the Travel & Leisure category.

  • Forbes also recognized the Choctaw Casino and Resorts as one of America's Best Employers for New Graduates .

Job Education

Primary Location OK-Durant

Work Locations Durant Daycare 2752 Big Lots Drive Durant 74701

Organization Education

Schedule Regular


Day Job

Job Posting 03/23/2023, 1:43:34 PM

Req ID: 22011541