East Bay Community Action Program (EBCAP) is seeking per diem Teacher Assistants for our Newport Family & Child Opportunity Zone (NFCOZ) and Middletown Child Opportunity Zone (MCOZ) Programs. The NFCOZ/MCOZ provides services and referrals to Newport and Middletown children and their families in school and community settings, in partnership with Newport Public Schools, Middletown Public Schools, parents, and the community.
EBCAP is committed to the safety of our employees and clients during this COVID-19 medical crisis and follows all RIDOH COVID-19 guidelines. We are currently conducting most of our interviews remotely, as well as new hire orientation with Human Resources. Depending upon specific programs, program specific orientations may be available remotely or require on-site participation.
The Teacher Assistants support Lead Teachers and Program Facilitators in before and after school licensed childcare, after school enrichment programs, and school vacation camps, working with students in grades K-8. The ideal candidates will assist in the supervision of students utilizing a positive approach, and will maintain the philosophy and mission of the program.
To meet the educational requirements of this position, the Teacher Assistant must have a High School Diploma or a GED certification, and have either:
Formal Training related to child or youth development. OR
At least one year of supervised experience working with school age children in a group setting to assume the role of school age staff.
Candidates with Associates degree and/or Teacher Assistant Certification are preferred. Candidates who are bilingual in Spanish are strongly encouraged to apply.
The NFCOZ will be carefully following state guidelines and protocols for operating a childcare program to protect children, staff, and families during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities at East Bay Community Action Program.
EBCAP is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to providing a diverse work environment.
To apply for this job please visit ebcap.clearcompany.com.