Floating Teacher Aide - Eliot-Pearson Children's School - (19001116)
**Please note this is a limited term appointment with the possibility of renewal each year based upon successful performance in role, availability of funds and school needs**
The Eliot-Pearson Children's School is the laboratory-demonstration school affiliated with the Eliot-Pearson Department of Child Study and Human Development at Tufts University. The school serves as a model and demonstration facility, providing a training and observation site for new and experienced teachers and a research facility for faculty and supervised students in the Department of Child Study and Human Development. The Children's School enrolls approximately 65 children. It has preschool and PreK-K and Kindergarten to first grade classes that vary in length and frequency.
The Floating Teacher Aide fills in for teachers to support a high quality, inclusive education and care for children in a preschool through first grade classroom. The position facilitates teaching and learning opportunities for children and families at the school and ensures their health and safety. The Floating Teacher Aide supports Teachers and Head Teachers in working with children 4-6 years old and also fulfills a state required teacher-child ratio at the school. Please note this is a limited term appointment with the possibility of renewal each year based upon successful performance in role, availability of funds and school needs.
Knowledge and experience typically acquired by an Associates' Degree and several years related experience
An employee in this position must complete all appropriate background checks at the time of hire, promotion, or transfer.
Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-Medford/Somerville
Organization: Eliot Pearson
Employee Status: Regular Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: Feb 11, 2019, 5:11:59 AM
Internal Number: 93940
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