Job Title
Early Childhood Teacher Assistant
Name of Center
Baer Family Early Childhood Learning Center
Fort Lauderdale
5151 NE 14th Terrace
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Job Description
  • To assist the lead teacher in providing a warm, nurturing, educational environment in which young grow physically, emotionally, socially, spiritually and intellectually.
  • Interact, initiate and encourage the children in activities during the day.
  • Help children learn/grow by using a positive, appropriate approach in a consistent manner.
  • Provide modeling and assist in children learning independent life skills.
  • Show respect and warmth to parents.
  • Assist the teacher in planning activities for the group. 
  • Model cooperation and a supportive ‘team’ attitude in the classroom.
  • Assist the teacher in all requested areas.  
  • CDA/AA in early childhood education preferable.
  • DCF 45-hours preferable; required within 1 year of employment.
  • CPR/1st-Aid certification preferable; required within 1 year of employment.
  • Prior experience with young children preferable-early childhood setting, babysitting, nannying, etc.
  • Ability relate joyfully and sensitively to pre-school children.
  • Evidence of enough security and judgment to handle crisis situations.
  • Ability to use appropriate and positive discipline as directed by lead teacher.
  • Reliable, dependable, responsible and possess physical stamina.  Able to lift 20-25 lbs.
  • Willingness to abide by Covid-19 protocols/restrictions that may be in place.
  • Ability to work with a very diverse parent/student population; the DPJCC Singer Early Childhood Center is proudly guided by Jewish principles and is open to all.