The West Essex YMCA Peanut Shell Early Childhood Learning Center is seeking to fill Full-time and Part-Time Assistant Teacher positions. The position is responsible for assisting teachers in implementing curriculum and providing a safe, nurturing and fun environment for children. Greet parents at the end of the day and follow all appropriate procedures related to release of children. All staff will be required to follow the YMCA core values of Caring, Honesty, Respect, and Responsibility. The YMCA’s recruitment process includes comprehensive training and extensive background checks. All trainings and certification costs are provided by the YMCA.
•Minimum High School diploma. Degree in Early Childhood a plus. •Experience working effectively with young children. •Infant care experience. •Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to communicate well with parents and school staff.
Flexible Schedules: Monday – Friday; Full-time and part-time hours
Additional Salary Information: Additional compensation for full-time position includes 12% retirement upon eligibility, 403b plan, health, dental, disability and life insurance, generous PTO plan, and professional development opportunities.
Complimentary use of YMCA facilities for both full-time and part-time position.
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