Assists Preschool Teachers in working with children enrolled in the YMCA Preschool Program. Assists in planning/leading age and developmentally appropriate early learning experiences in a classroom setting. Ensures a safe and nurturing environment for children ages 18 months to 5 years of age. Reports directly to the Preschool Teacher or Program Coordinator as assigned.
• High school vocational child care training course or orientation training course in the center (according to Department of Human Services Licensing Requirements)
• Minimum age of 16 years
• TB Clearance
• High School diploma or GED verification of higher education training/coursework/degree/certification preferred (See Qualifications)
• First Aid and CPR Certification