Head Start Substitute Classroom Assistant

Coos Bay, Oregon, United States

SOUTH COAST HEAD START

TITLE: SUBSTITUTE – CLASSROOM ASSISTANT

WAGE: $9.50/hr

HOURS WORKED: On-Call

SUPERVISED BY: Appropriate Site Staff

STAFF SUPERVISED: None

POSITION PURPOSE: To assist the Teaching Team in providing the best possible classroom experience for all children.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

1. Maintain an orderly and physical/emotionally safe.

2. Use positive interactions with children and adults.

3. Duties as assigned by staff person in charge.

4. Maintain a positive attitude regarding the Head Start program and philosophy.

5. Model behaviors that demonstrate an understanding, acceptance and welcoming of diversity.

6. Perform other jobs as designated

Knowledge/Skills/Experience Required:

1. CDA preferred; high school diploma or GED required

2. Experience working with low income families preferred

3. Ability to work as a member of a team.

4. Experience and/or training directly related to Position Description preferred.

5. Current Food Handlers Card required.

Work Environment:

1. Geographic Area: Coos and Curry Counties

2. Primary job site: N/A

3. May lift items up to 51 pounds with or without reasonable accommodations.

4. Physically able to perform essential job responsibilities.

5. Regular attendance is a requirement of the position. 

6. Regular kneeling, bending, stooping and sitting on floor. 

Other:

4. Reliable transportation

5. Must be drug free.

6. Must be enrolled in the Oregon Department of Education-Child Care Division Central Background Registry  http://www.oregon.gov/OCC/Pages/On-line_application_informationpage.aspx

NOTE:  The specific statements reflected in each section of this position description are not intended to be all-inclusive, but rather the basic elements and criteria considered being necessary in order to satisfactorily perform the duties associated with the position

 

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