Assistant teacher

at Storybook Kids Day Care

Job Detail




1-2 years minimum experience

Schedule Type

Part Time - Full Time


181 Sunrise Hwy, West Islip, NY 11795, USA


10/27/2019, 14:41


Essential Functions: • Establishes and maintains a safe and healthy learning environment. • Prevents injuries and handles emergencies, accidents and injuries appropriately when they occur. Notify front desk staff for accident report and parental notification. • Helps a class of children learn in a manner consistent with the philosophy and goals of Storybook Kids and the Center. • Treats each child with dignity and respect. • Recognizes and considers the background, handicaps, special talents and interests, style and pace of learning of each child. • Helps children learn to think creatively, to solve problems independently, and to respect themselves and others. • Demonstrates responsibility for the arrangement, decor and learning environment of the classroom, keeping in mind that work done by the children should take precedence over decorations made by adults. • Keeps educational materials, equipment and the general room environment neat, safe and clean. • Notifies Center Director of needed repairs immediately to room, building, playground equipment and toys. • Plans and holds conferences with parents of children in the class. Provides daily written and documented feedback to parents. • Keeps records of each child’s development. • Promotes and maintains good rapport and working relationships with other staff members. • Participates in all staff training sessions, meetings and programs as requested by the director and as sponsored by the Center. • Supervises staff assigned to assist with daily group activities to ensure the physical and emotional well-being of each child in the group. • Observes, records and reports any significant individual or group behavior that might affect the children. • Maintains professional conduct in working with parents, staff, as well as visitors and the general public. • Prepares and forwards forms as requested by Director, Area Manager or corporate staff. • Performs other duties of Center staff as required at any given time. MENTAL AND