fullTime
Early Childhood Education
Nonprofit

Teacher Assistant

Paid30-40 hoursMedia, PA3 positions availableYear RoundEasterseals offers a robust benefit package for fulltime benefit-eligible positions

Description

Easterseals of Southeastern Pennsylvania's Delaware County Division is seeking a Teacher Assistant for its classroom program in Media, PA. Easterseals classroom programs work with preschool-age students with disabilities. If you are a Teacher Assistant and enjoy helping young children with disabilities, this position provides an excellent opportunity to be employed within a well-established program. We strive to hire those who are passionate about the pediatric special needs population, have strong communications skills, enjoy a team environment and want to make a difference in the lives of those they assist.

Essential Teacher Assistant duties include supporting the classroom Teacher with all lesson plans and activities including organizing and supervising children in the classroom and on the playground, meal assistance, and helping with the daily routine of implementing the pre-K program in a safe environment. This fulltime position involves both the school year and summer calendar. Easterseals offers a competitive hourly wage with a robust benefit package available for fulltime benefit eligible positions.

High school diploma/GED required.
Two years of college coursework in early childhood education, elementary education, special education and/or child development.
Prior experience working with preschool-aged children and those with disabilities is a plus.
Strong communication skills, high energy, and desire to have fun with children in a team setting a must!

Easterseals of Southeastern Pennsylvania is an equal opportunity provider and an equal opportunity employer.

Requirements

Two years of college coursework in early childhood education, elementary education, special education and/or child development.