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Location: Columbus
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:

With guidance and direction from the Lead Teacher, classroom aides work to promote a mutually respectful classroom environment in which children, families and staff work together toward success. Classroom aides are responsible for assisting Lead and Assistant Teachers inn the day-to-day operations of their classrooms. Classroom Aides must be reliable and independent. Essential Responsibilities Child Safety and Well-Being

  • Ensure the safety and well-being of all children
  • Maintain active supervision of children at all times to assure safe and appropriate play and monitor all play areas to assure safety and cleanliness of equipment; assure all children are visible at all times
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services Child Care Licensing Rules and Columbus Early Learning Centers policies and procedures
  • Assure child-staff ratio is maintained at all times
  • Maintain accurate child attendance and meal count records daily
  • Plan and maintain a safe, clean, sanitary, and organized learning environment
  • Respond to crisis or emergency situations that may occur by providing First Aid or CPR, assess the need for emergency services, and prevent the spread of illness
  • Protect all children from physical punishment or verbal abuse by anyone in any program activity, and immediately report any such incident to the Center Director
  • Observe children to detect signs of illness, injury, emotional disturbances, learning disorders, or other special needs and report those signs immediately to the Center Director for follow-up
  • Observe children for any suspected or disclosed signs of child abuse or child neglect and report them immediately to the Center Director and/or the proper child welfare agency
  • Safeguard all classroom supplies and equipment, and account for any misused, damaged, or missing supplies or equipment
  • Take responsibility for cleaning and general maintenance of classroom Education:
    • Minimum of a High School Diploma or Equivalent (CPL 1)
    • Preferred: Child Development Associate Credential (CDA) Experience:
      • No experience required Individual Responsibilities:
        • Arrive on time for work
        • Be reliable in attendance and follow agency guidelines for attendance and PTO usage
        • Be respectful to coworkers, supervisors, family members, and children
        • Come to work with a positive attitude Benefits: All full-time staff receive paid benefits including paid holiday, vacation, sick time, health insurance, dental and vision insurance, and 401(k). Our wages are competitive and commensurate with experience.

Keywords: COLUMBUS EARLY LEARNING CENTERS, Columbus , CLASSROOM AIDE, Other , Columbus, Ohio

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