Float Teacher/Admin Assistant
Lakeview Village - Lenexa, KS

This job posting is no longer available on Lakeview Village. Find similar jobs: Float Teacher Admin Assistant jobs - Lakeview Village jobs

DESCRIPTION

Responsible for upholding Lakeview Village Child Development Center's educational and program philosophies and goals, for forming appropriate relationships with staff and families, guidance of the children, and with the overall management of the whatever classroom they are assigned to and other children. Assist the Director in meeting the vision of the Child Development Center and Shared Site Intergenerational Program. Provide a warm, nurturing environment where families are loved and welcomed.

EXPECTATIONS
We expect the Floater Teacher/Administrative Assistant to be educated, kind, loving, fun, professional and creative. Floater Teachers should instill a love of learning in their children/students, and focus on helping each individual child/student learn at his or her own pace. Floater Teachers should be reliable, independent and versatile, as Floater Teachers are expected to work in all classrooms. As the Administrative Assistant, provide administrative support to the Director as needed.

DUTIES

  • Provide administrative support to the Director as related to the day-to-day operation of the Child Development Center (deposit, scheduling, paperwork, marketing, etc.)
  • Relay messages from parents to the appropriate person.
  • Ensure that the CDC is performing within the guidelines of the Kansas Dept. of Health and Environment staffing ratios.
  • Handle parent and child concerns and follow up with Director as needed.
  • Work on special projects as assigned by the Director.
  • Provide a classroom which meets the emotional, social, spiritual, physical and intellectual needs of the individual child and the group as a whole.
  • Interact with children individually and as a group and encourage their involvement in activities. Perform most interactions with the children by getting down on their eye level.
  • Prepare a warm, safe environment that is orderly, clean and appealing and permits children to explore and learn.
  • Assure that children are appropriately supervised in the classroom, the restrooms, on the playground, and during intergenerational activities. For the safety of the children, staff should monitor all areas of the playground at all time-teachers should be interacting with children rather than each other.
  • Establish good relationships with the children's parents.
QUALIFICATIONS

Minimum 2 years child care experience.
7+ hours in early childhood education or CDA a plus
Computer literate and detail-oriented
Previous Administrative Assistant experience a plus

Must have safe driving record. *Provide administrative support to the Director as related to the day-to-day operation of the Child Development Center (deposit, scheduling, paperwork, marketing, etc.)
  • Relay messages from parents to the appropriate person.
  • Ensure that the CDC is performing within the guidelines of the Kansas Dept. of Health and Environment staffing ratios.
  • Handle parent and child concerns and follow up with Director as needed.
  • Work on special projects as assigned by the Director.
  • Provide a classroom which meets the emotional, social, spiritual, physical and intellectual needs of the individual child and the group as a whole.
  • Interact with children individually and as a group and encourage their involvement in activities. Perform most interactions with the children by getting down on their eye level.
  • Prepare a warm, safe environment that is orderly, clean and appealing and permits children to explore and learn.
  • Assure that children are appropriately supervised in the classroom, the restrooms, on the playground, and during intergenerational activities. For the safety of the children, staff should monitor all areas of the playground at all time-teachers should be interacting with children rather than each other.
  • Establish good relationships with the children's parents.

About this company
6 reviews