Leroy Springs, Inc
FLYERS Afterschool Teacher Assistant
Under supervision, engages in activities with children and provides quality care and enrichment that enhances children’s social skills, elevates activity level and extends learning in a fun and safe environment.
Assists with monitoring academic, recreational, and enrichment activities
Actively engages in student activities with a passion for working with children
Uses proactive thinking and best practices toward a healthy and safe environment
Helps maintain clean and organized areas and shared school space
Maintains effective communication and positive working relationships
Provides assistance in distributing snacks, supplies, etc.
Other duties as assigned
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS and ABILITIES
Ability to handle multiple tasks
Enjoys working with children in a large group environment
Above average interpersonal skills with strong written/oral communication skills and an ability to work with a wide variety of people and circumstances
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and or/ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
16 years of age or older
Negative PPD/Tuberculosis Testing
Current CPR, First Aid, AED certifications and Child Abuse prevention training; will train if candidate does not have these certifications/training.
Early Childhood Education or Teacher Cadet classes appreciated*
*If applying under either of these programs, please submit a completed Teacher Recommendation Form with your application or email to HRinfo@leroysprings.com. For convenience, the form is available to download below.
REPORTING TO THIS POSITION
No supervisory responsibilities
Must be able to exert up to twenty-five pounds of force occasionally and/or a negligible amount of force to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects when needed. Physical demands are in excess of those for sedentary work; must be able to remain on feet for extended periods of time.