The Denise Louie Education Center

Preschool Teaching Assistant

Start date: ASAP

Denise Louie Education Center loves our kids and we are sure you will too.

This is a full-time position (40 hours per week, Monday thru Friday).

The Teaching Assistant assists the lead teacher in planning and implementing individualized, daily educational program for a group of preschool aged children in a multicultural, multilingual, bias free environment.

Specific Job Qualifications for this Position

  • Minimum requirement is a CDA; AA or BA degree in early childhood education a plus;
  • AA or BA in any area with previous work or volunteer experience working with 3-5 year old children;
  • Able to lift and potentially carry a child weighing up to 50 pounds;
  • Able to routinely kneel, bend, crouch and sit on the floor for extended periods of time;
  • Able to stand, walk and sit on child sized chairs throughout the day;
  • Able to communicate in English verbally and in writing; and,
  • Bilingual in a language spoken by DLEC parents preferred (Spanish, Chinese, Somali).

Job Duties

  • Classroom Management and Curriculum Planning;
  • Special Needs/Mental Health Services;
  • Teaming;
  • Parent Involvement; and
  • Documentation of Educational Services.