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Preschool Teacher Assistant

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Position Information

Posting Number
Job Title Preschool Teacher Assistant
Department Child Study Center
Rate of Pay $7.25 hourly
FLSA Non-Exempt
Estimated Number of Hours Per Week 8 - 10
Employment Status Part Time Temp
Student Appointment Type Jobship and Work-Study
General Description

Assistant teacher for 3 and 4 year old classrooms at the Child Study Center.

Essential Job Duties

Promote teacher-child relations by helping children adapt to the environment.

Be familiar with and abide by NAEYC guidelines/standards.

Assist with and ensure set-up/clean-up of daily routine.

Assist with preparation of and service of meals and snacks.

Exhibit and maintain a child-centered safe and healthy environment in both the indoor and outdoor classrooms.

Complete assignments as given by the teachers and/or director.

Complete all other tasks as needed.

Education and Experience

High School Diploma or GED equivalent

Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities

Experience with young children preferred.

Preferred Major FCS, early childhood/elementary education, child development
Licenses, Certification or Registrations


Number of Vacancies 6
Desired Start Date 08/21/2017
Open Date 07/27/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
EEO Statement

UM is an AA/EO Employer.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you currently a student (having been admitted or enrolled in classes) at the University of Montevallo?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Have you been awarded Federal Work-Study by the Financial Aid Office?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Class Schedule
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter