Compensation Type: Hourly wages
Job Type:
Full Time

Pay Range: 18
Organization's Mission: Utah Community Action’s mission is to empower individuals, strengthen families, and build communities through self-reliance and education programs.
Organization's Race, Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion Statement and Work: Utah Community Action is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Position Summary: As an Assistant Teacher, you come to work each day excited and ready to make a difference in children's lives. Working cooperatively with two other teachers, you teach a class of approx. 18 children each, ages 3-5yrs. You help develop weekly lesson plans to ignite the curiosity and growth of the children in our preschool. You assist the Lead Teacher in tracking each child's growth through observations, portfolio documentation, developmental checklist, and assessment data.
Primary Responsibilities: Assists in planning, supporting, and implementing learning experiences that advance the children's social, emotional, cognitive, and physical development.
Knows, implements, and uses Teaching Strategies GOLD Online Assessment System, PEEP and KEEP Assessment, and ongoing data collection to promote children's progress towards school readiness goals, including that of children with disabilities and dual language learners.
Reviews with classroom team the ongoing assessment, and TS GOLD finalized checkpoints to ensure course corrections are made and implemented to improve children's outcomes.
Assists in maintaining accurate and up-to-date records. Compiles monthly reports to ensure compliance with Federal and State regulations.
Collaborates with others in identifying, referring and providing services and support to children with special needs, including those with Individual Education Plans.
Assists in developing, supporting, and implementing behavior plans and/or appropriate interventions.
Assists in conducting a minimum of two Home Visits and two Staff-Parent Conferences during the school year.
Continues professional development through research-based, coordinated coaching strategies, trainings, peer mentoring, and college classes.
Establishes and maintains a safe, healthy learning environment.
Desired Qualifications: Child Development Associate (CDA) credential or an associate or bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education/Family and Consumer Studies or a related field.
Benefits / Why Work With Us: Do you love working with children and making a difference in their lives?

Come work for the company that was awarded Best of State 2022 for Best Public Preschool and Best Charitable Service Organization.

Utah Community Action is hiring for Assistant Teachers. The Assistant Teacher position earns a competitive wage of $18.00/hour. We have several positions available. This is a year-round position that works 40 hours a week. 7:45am-4:15pm typical schedule.

We also offer generous benefits, including health, dental, vision, a flexible spending account (FSA), a healthcare spending account (HSA) with up to a $2,500 match, a 401k plan with 5% match, short and long-term disability, accident insurance, life insurance, tuition reimbursement (conditions apply), 11 paid holidays, paid time off between Christmas and New Year's, paid time off (PTO, up to 192 hours a year), and an hour of paid time on Fridays for self-care.

Are you looking for a rewarding teaching career where you can make a difference in the lives of preschool children? Have you been looking for a teaching job where you will enjoy coming to work every day? If so, apply today!
How to Apply: For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.
Closing Date: 3/10/2024
Location: Salt Lake City


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Contact: Human Resources
Phone: 555-555-5555