Friends Academy a Quaker Independent School, grades PS-12 is seeking a Part-Time Teacher Assistants for our Infants and Toddler classrooms to help nurture our littlest friends, ages 6 weeks up to 3 years old. Our program is licensed by NYS Office of Family and Children Services and nestled in on a 65 acre campus. The Teacher Assistant positions could start immediately or fall 2022. The Assistants work approximately 20-25 hours per week, Monday-Friday in either the am or pm.
A successful candidate will assist with the daily routines of young children, engage in age-appropriate activities, and assist with developing skills. We are looking for a reliable nurturing person who will enjoy working in a comfortable, pleasant school setting. Experience with young children is required. Experience working in a Daycare or Early Childhood setting is preferred. Ability to adhere to licensing and NYSOCFS guidelines. Background Screening is required. Dependability is a must. Must be agile to move about the classroom and outdoor facilities, sit on the floor with the children and lift 50 lbs.
Experience with young children. Pleasant, loving, friendly disposition. Ability to be flexible. Dependability a must. Candidates working on a degree in education or related field are welcome to apply.