Education Trainees
Requisition Number:2019-ET/Y-022
Department:Education, Training and Youth Services
Employee Type:Regular
Hours Per Week:25

Job Responsibilities:
Responsible for assisting and supporting the Head Start Program teaching staff in the care and education of children. Support and assist with implementing daily programs and activities. Participate in the daily recording of children’s observations. Perform assigned classroom duties including but not limited to: setting up classroom areas, preparing supplies, assisting with meal times and toileting. Supervise and monitor children by sight and sound at all times and respond appropriately to crisis or emergency situation that may occur. Follow a consistent schedule including effective transitions between activities as well as all identified areas on ABCD Head Start’s lesson plan. Perform other related duties as assigned from time to time.

Job Qualifications:
This is an entry-level position into the child development component of the ABCD Head Start Program. Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent is required. Must enroll in college courses or be an active participant in the CDA Program. Ability to work as a team member collaborating with coworkers, parents and community resources. Must have excellent written and verbal communication as well as interpersonal skills. Organized and flexible and ability to follow directions a must. Demonstrated knowledge of and sensitivity to the educational and socioeconomic needs of the children and families served.

Please note: this position is part time for twenty-five (25) hours per week.