Instuctional Assistant (part time) in Parkton, MD at The Archdiocese of Baltimore

Date Posted: 12/2/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Our Lady of Grace Pre school seeks candidates for the position of Instructional Assistant. The assistant works with the teacher in coordinating a classroom of active children. The assistant will perform a variety of activities that ensures the health and safety of the group. The Assistant will report to the teacher and the director. This is a two day a week (Tuesday and Thursday) morning opening.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist the classroom teacher in performance of duties, including (but not limited to) attendance, collecting permission slips, executing daily activities with children, implementing lesson plans, bathroom brakes, transitioning the class to the playground, cleaning the classroom, disinfecting toys and materials, supervision of students, and individual, small and large group instruction.
  • Provide direct support to children who need additional help.
  • Assists in toilet training and diapering, as needed. 
  • Cleans and organizes classroom every day. 

Job Requirements

  • 90 Hour MSDE Preschool Certified or AA degree in ECED
  • Knowledge of growth process of children. 
  • Knowledge of activities that stimulate children. 
  • Knowledge of safety issues surrounding children. 
  • Skills in patience. 
  • Skills in relaying positive reinforcement. 
  • Skills in positive communication. 
  • Skills in time management. 
  • Ability to organize environment. 
  • Ability to prioritize work. 
  • Ability to move and react quickly. 
  • Ability to research needs of children.