PreK Teacher Assistant

  • Pinecrest Academy
  • 955 Peachtree Parkway, Cumming, GA, USA
  • Apr 18, 2024
Full time Teacher

Job Description

Pinecrest Academy in Cumming GA, is seeking resumes for a PreK Teacher Assistant for the 2024-2025 academic year. Candidates must have a certification in the field and be prepared to assist in co-curricular activities. The teacher assistant carries out their work professionally and with a spirit of initiative, creating an environment of confidence and respect. The teacher assistant fosters a love for the truth and learning and works to effectively carry out the mission of forming Christian servant leaders. This is a full-time position with a competitive salary and benefits.

Qualifications

*High School diploma or equal experience (preschool and kindergarten assistants may be required to meet specific state requirements for Early Childhood Education licensing)
*Leadership and teamwork capabilities
*Ability to take direction, initiative, and exercise resourcefulness
*Excellent communication and organizational skills
*Capacity to manage groups
*Skill for transmitting knowledge and the ability to stimulate a desire to learn in students
*Agreement with or openness to the apostle mission of the school and the method of internal formation 

Responsibilities

*Recognizes and supports the unique Catholic Mission of the school by speaking, acting, and instructing consistent with the teachings of the Catholic Church
*Gives evidence of lived Gospel values by being an active member of a faith community and being open to the importance of personal faith journey; strives to model the teaching of Jesus by attitude and example
*Assist in the planning, preparing, and delivering of lessons
*Assist in exercising students in the development of their intellectual skills and abilities
*Motivating students to continual personal improvement
*Encourage, assess, monitor, and record the process and development of the students
*Maintain an effective and formative learning environment within the classroom according to school guidelines
 *Organize and maintain classroom supplies and materials
 *Manage students’ behaviors in the classroom and on school grounds, applying appropriate and effective motivational discipline
*Assistant in maintaining constant supervision and discipline among students in their care inside and outside the classroom
*Effectively carry out extra assigned duties
*Maintain a professional demeanor at all times with students

To apply, visit our website:https://www.pinecrestacademy.org/about/careers