A Child's Place at Unity House of Troy is currently seeking Full and Part-time Teacher Assistants and 1:1 Aides. Our program is a place where teachers cherish all children and create a learning environment for children from birth to 5 years of age.
Responsibilities: Ensure the daily care of every child by following all licensing guidelines and implementing all company standards. Help to maintain a fun and interactive classroom that is clean and organized. Help create an environment where children develop and learn to be successful in school. The 1:1 Aide will work directly with a child with special needs and assist them throughout the day.
Minimum qualifications: A High School diploma
Preferred: Experience working in a licensed childcare facility or Coursework in early childhood education or child development.
Pre-Employment Requirement: Please note that applicants for this position will be required to complete standard background clearances, which may include fingerprints, New York State Child Abuse clearances, a physical, and a TB Test.
Full-time is 37.5hrs/week Part-time is 20hrs/week
Unity House is a Rensselaer County-based human service agency that provides a wide range of services to meet the otherwise unmet needs of people in our community who are hurting and struggling. We assist those who are living in poverty, adults living with mental illness or HIV/AIDS, victims of domestic violence, and children with developmental delays. We work to achieve social justice in our community and to create a better understanding of those we serve.
As An Equal Opportunity Employer, we commit ourselves to: Recruiting, hiring, training, and promoting persons in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disabilities, veteran status, or any other non-job-related characteristics.