The Westfield Area YMCA is looking to hire Assistant Teachers to work in our Early Learning Center in Westfield and Garwood NJ. This is a perfect job for a college student who needs part time work or wants to gain experience working with children in a classroom.
Duties include assisting the classroom teacher with the implementation of class activities and daily studies/curriculum. Responsible for keeping a clean, organized classroom; provides a safe, fun and positive environment for the children in the program; ability to take charge of a group of children, and come up with activities/games in a moment’s notice.
Monday – Friday , Mornings 8:30 AM – 1:00 PM or Afternoons 1:00 PM – 6:30 PM.
Salary is based on experience/education
- CDA and/or an Associate’s Degree in Early Childhood Education or related field preferred; or a High School Diploma and 2 years classroom experience or have other suitable child care experience.
- Must be 18 years of age
- Strong interpersonal skills and ability to communicate effectively with staff, parents and youth.
403(b) Retirement Savings Account
YMCA membership and child care discount eligible
Equal Opportunity Employer