Assistant Teacher – West Philadelphia Cooperative School – Philadelphia, PA

At least 1 year experience with children ages 2-6 in a group educational setting.
Demonstrated knowledge of early childhood development.
PA Child Abuse clearances, PA Criminal Background Check, Mandated Reporter Training, FBI Fingerprinting, a recent health assessment including TB test, and Infant/Child CPR and First Aid certification.

Experience with or knowledge about working within a cooperative.
Some knowledge of emergent curriculum.
Some knowledge of what makes an educational model alternative.

Teacher responsibilities include:
Ensuring the physical and emotional wellbeing of all children.
Preparing snack.
Cleaning floors and surfaces after snack, lunch, and various activities.
Setting up for rest time.
Assisting the other teachers as needed.

This position is 35 hours per week, Monday-Friday, from 9:30am-4:30pm.
This position begins August 28, 2019.
Candidate must be attentive to detail and enjoy young children as well as routine tasks.
Starting salary is $15/hour with optional health insurance.

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