Head Start On-Call Teacher Aide
Position: Head Start On-Call Teacher Aide
Location: Sand Point, AK
Reports to: APIA Head Start Lead Teacher
Work Schedule: On-Call as needed
Duties: Assist Head Start Lead Teacher as requested to implement daily lesson plans; preparation and clean-up of activities, meals, special projects, etc.; teach, by role modeling, children appropriate health, dental, and personal hygiene; provide opportunities for children to develop self-mastery skills by allowing children to accomplish as much on their own and offering assistance only when needed; provide atmosphere for children to develop positive self-esteem and pride by incorporating their culture/heritage into everyday classroom activities; provide safe environment for children by supervising them at all times, indoors and out; and use of appropriate discipline/guidance techniques, including redirection, acknowledgment of appropriate behavior, and setting reasonable limits.
Qualifications: At least 18 years of age with a high school diploma/GED; one year of experience working with groups of children as a child care provider in home/center and/or volunteering in a Pre-School program; physically/mentally able to work with young children and their families.
Requirements: Upon date of hire, must provide documentation of current TB test and Hepatitis screening/vaccination status; pre-employment physical examination; fingerprints, criminal history background clearance and be willing to obtain a CPR and First Aid Certification.
Send application/resume to: Aleutian Pribilof Islands Association, Inc.
Attn: Nancy Bonin
1131 E. International Airport Rd.
Anchorage, AK 99518-1408
Position is open until filled. Relocation and housing not included.
Native preference will be given, depending on experience.
Aleutian Pribilof Islands Association, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employment.