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Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma Teacher Assistant - Early Head Start in Durant, Oklahoma

Teacher Assistant - Early Head Start

Description

This position starts at $11/hr.

This classroom will range in age from 16 months to 3 years old.

Job Summary: Responsible for assisting the classroom teacher with the implementation of the educational program. This position will cover the toddler room, which ranges in age from sixteen months to three years old.

Primary Tasks:

  1. Monitor the safety and manage behavior of children in classroom, bus, playground, etc.

  2. Assist in setting up the environment (indoor/outdoor for the activities of the day.

  3. Assist in preparing and teaching Weekly Planning Form based on children’s individual developmental needs.

  4. Observe and record behaviors of children to assist the teacher in the identification of each child’s strengths and growth areas.

  5. Attend parent meetings, home visits, and parent/teacher conferences as required.

  6. Assist children during meals.

  7. Other duties as may be assigned.

Required Education, Skills and Experience:

MINIMUM

  • High School diploma or GED

  • Obtain and maintain a commercial driver’s license with a passenger endorsement and a School Bus Driving Certificate.

  • 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

  • Able to 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

TARGET

  • High School diploma or GED

  • Obtain and maintain a commercial driver’s license with a passenger endorsement and a School Bus Driving Certificate

  • Food Handler’s Permit

  • 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

  • Two years or more experience working with children

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Job Education

Primary Location OK-Durant

Work Locations Durant HQ 1802 Chukka Hina Durant 74701

Organization Education

Schedule Regular

Full-time

Day Job

Req ID: 19010660

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