Compensation Type: Hourly wages
Job Type:
Full Time

Pay Range: 16.89
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: The Classroom Teaching Aide works cooperatively as a member of a classroom team to deliver high-quality services for all children and families, and is responsible for the safety, supervision, and activities of the birth to five-year-old children assigned under his/her care in the program.
Primary Responsibilities: Has basic knowledge and assists in planning, supporting, and implementing learning experiences that advance the children's development.
Supports the classroom team to provide a safe and healthy learning environment.
Assists in maintaining accurate and up-to-date records, including case notes.
Assists in developing and implementing behavior plans and/or appropriate interventions.
Assists in conducting two Home Visits and two Staff-Parent Conferences.
Assists in establishing and maintaining a safe, healthy learning environment by providing active supervision to all children at all times to ensure their well-being, and includes being actively engaged with children in learning activities indoors and outdoors.
Desired Qualifications: High School Diploma.
Required to be enrolled (upon hire) in our Preschool Child Development Associate Credential (CDA) program to be completed within one year.
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.

We are hiring several Classroom Teaching Aides to work in our Head Start classrooms throughout the Salt Lake Valley. Work with children ages 3 to 5 years old. This position is 40 hours a week, year round. 7:45am-4:15pm typical work schedule. Will attend CDA class on Fridays.

The Classroom Teaching Aide position earns a competitive wage of $16.89/hour. 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, 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.

If you are hired, we will pay your tuition for and enroll you in our Child Development Associate (CDA) course. Once you receive your CDA, you will get a raise and can then apply to become an Assistant Teacher. Travel will be required to complete the CDA course.

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