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Child Care Teacher’s Assistant – Full Time

Job Type Full Time
Location Erie, PA
Education LevelHigh school diploma/Equivalent
Pay Rate$12.01/hour
HoursMonday-Friday 8:30am and 4:30pm.
Job Description

Join our team at our Happy Hearts Day Care and make a positive impact on a child’s life.

The Child Care Teacher’s Assistants will work with children in the Happy Hearts Preschool, a Keystone STAR 4 program.

Responsibilities of the Child Care Teacher’s Assistant include assisting the children in group and individual activities designed to enhance social skills, responsibility, initiative and other emerging skills. Successful applicants will have a willingness to engage with children at all times, and perform instructional and non-instructional tasks at the direction of the Lead Teacher.

We are committed to providing a safe environment throughout the hiring process, orientation, and in the classroom. Covid training, mandatory mask wearing for all staff, enhanced cleaning and disinfecting throughout our facilities; 75% of school staff have already received their Covid vaccines. The Elizabeth Lee Black School safety plan is available at http://bit.ly/ELBSplan

Qualifications for Child Care Teacher’s Assistant-Full Time:
• Must be 18 years of age
• High school diploma/equivalent and 30 credit hours from an accredited college/university in an education or human services field
• high school diploma/equivalent with 15 credit hours from an accredited college/university in an educational field and 1 year of experience with children;
• high school diploma/equivalent and 2 years experience working with children
• Valid driver’s license and good driving record
• Eligibility for State Police Criminal Record Check and Child Abuse History Clearance
• PA Dept. of Education FBI clearance required

Benefits for Child Care Teacher’s Assistant-Full Time:

We offer competitive wages, ongoing training and flexible scheduling for both Full Time and Part Time positions. In addition, Full Time employees receive a generous benefits package which includes:

Medical & Time Off
Medical/Dental/Vision
Flexible Spending Accounts
Generous PTO plans
Company-paid Life Insurance
Long-Term Disability and Short-Term Disability available
Wellness Program
Discounted on-site weekday childcare at our 4-star childcare center(Erie Campus)
Employee discounts for select events and services

Bonuses & Opportunities
401(k) and 403(b) Retirement Savings
Tenure track that includes an annual wage increase
Eligible for Federal Student Loan Forgiveness
Available $350 bonus through Employee Referral Program
Paid training
Scholarship Opportunities
Tuition discount at Mercyhurst University, Gannon University, Penn State Behrend and Lasalle University to continue your education

Who is Barber National Institute?
The Barber National Institute is a non-profit committed to its mission of providing the highest quality services for children and adults with autism, intellectual disabilities or behavioral health challenges and their families. Since our founding in 1952, we have evolved into a multi-faceted organization serving more than 6,200 individuals annually with a wide range of educational, vocational, residential and behavioral health programs.

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We are an affirmative action federal contractor equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status. If you need an accommodation to apply, please contact HR. EOE

 

 

Qualified applicants must meet eligibility for PA Child Abuse History and Criminal Record Check.
We are an affirmative action federal contractor equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status. If you need an accommodation to apply, please contact HR. EOE