Teacher Assistants, NFCOZ (EBCAP0662)
Full Job Description
East Bay Community Action Program (EBCAP) is seeking part time (18-29 hours per week) Teacher Assistants for our Newport Family & Child Opportunity Zone (NFCOZ) Program Summer Learning Academy at the Pell Elementary School in Newport, RI from July 6-August 13, 2021. NFCOZ provides services and referrals to Newport children and their families in school and community settings, in partnership with Newport Public Schools, parents, and the community.
EBCAP is committed to the safety of our employees and clients during this COVID-19 medical crisis and follow all RIDOH COVID-19 guidelines. We are currently conducting our interviews remotely. Our new hires are attending orientation and program specific orientations remotely.
The Teacher Assistants work in collaboration with the Summer Learning Academy team of teachers and support staff to provide educational support and high quality and engaging enrichment opportunities to students grade K-4 to reduce summer learning loss. The ideal candidates will assist in the supervision of students, utilize positive approach, and maintain the philosophy and mission of the program.
To meet the educational requirements of this position, the Teacher Assistant must hold a High School Diploma or a GED certification, and have either:
- Formal Training related to child or youth development. OR
- At least one year of supervised experience working with school age children in a group setting to assume the role of school age staff.
Candidates with Associates degree and/or Teacher Assistant Certification are preferred. Candidates who are bilingual in Spanish are strongly encouraged to apply.
The NFCOZ will be carefully following state guidelines and protocols for operating a childcare program to protect children, staff, and families during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities at East Bay Community Action Program.
EBCAP is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to providing a diverse work environment.
Interested parties may apply here