Teacher Aides work directly with children within a play-based preschool environment. They work as a team with the classroom instructional staff to guide children throughout the day, to set up activities, to help with transitions and to support the teachers and students. This is a part-time job and we offer either morning or afternoon hours.
Exprience working with young children. Ability to work collaboratively within a teaching team. Willing to take initiative within the classroom to meet the needs of children and staff. High school seniors and college students are considered.
The Y was established in 1917 as a multi-service community center, providing educational, recreational, and social services for our families from preschoolers to older adults. Today the Y Nursery School's collaborative environment fosters children's emotional, social, intellectual, physical, and aesthetic development. Experienced teachers guide children to become independent thinkers and lifelong learners as they make connections, solve problems, and explore their worlds.