Cedar Crest Academy is looking for a kindergarten assistant at our Redmond campus to support two of our kindergarten classrooms. The successful candidate will get a $1000 sign on bonus.
We are an accelerated program with an emphasis on academic excellence, developing the whole child, and differentiating for the individual. We have small class sizes, an active parent group, and are proud of our close-knit community of staff and families. Our teams are friendly, welcoming, and collaborative. If you would like to work in a fun, dynamic environment, apply today! This Kindergarten assistant job is a full time position working a 8:30-5:30 or 9-6 day as required.
· 1+ years of consistent teacher assistant experience in a classroom setting
· Able to maintain WA state licensing requirements: CPR/First Aid, Food Handlers, Blood Borne Pathogens, Proof of MMR & TB
· Experience with Microsoft products, email, child tracking platforms etc.
· Good verbal and written communication
· Working on Classroom management and organizational skills
· Supervise, nurture, and interact with all children in a safe, positive, and developmentally appropriate way.
· Maintain an organized, safe and clean classroom
· Prepare and serve snacks and lunch
· Support the teacher in delivering academic lessons and activities.
· Assist the teacher by preparing resources for lessons and activities
· Step in for teacher at times to deliver lessons.
· Work with the teacher in organizing and running class events and family outreach
· Work in a problem solving and productive manner with team and administration.
· Create and develop professional partnerships with parents and team members
· Perform other related duties as required or requested and attending some events scheduled out of work hours.
· Medical, dental and vision insurance
· 401k with matching
· Optional summer employment
· Health and wellness incentive
· Tuition reimbursement
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $20.00 – $22.00 per hour
Proof of vaccination required, masks optional, daily temperature screening
Work Location: One location