Substitute Teacher Assistant- Part Time

Center for Family Service  is seeking an experienced educational professional for the Part Time Teacher Assistant position.  In this position you will be working with students 3 to 5 years old, the hours of 7:00am -9:00 am & 3:00pm - 6:00pm.  We have openings at our Clementon, Chews Landing (Lindenwold), Florence (Berlin), Centerville (Camden) and KCNA (Camden) locations. As a part time Teacher Assistant you will be responsible for ensuring the safety of the students, maintaining ratios, organizing meaningful learning activities, tracking attendance and engaging with students in a positive professional manner. You must possess a warm welcoming demeanor, be able to interact well with others and act in a professional manner at all times. We welcome you to join our team! 

Location: Camden, NJ 

Duties and Responsibilities:

The Teacher Assistant is responsible for understanding Head Start Performance Standards and local regulations and also reports any suspected child/elder abuse and neglect per New Jersey's guidelines and conducts self as a role model in interactions with staff, colleagues and funding sources in accordance with Center For Family Services' Code of Ethics. As a part time teacher assistant you will be responsible for ensuring the safety of the students, maintaining ratios, organizing meaningful learning activities, tracking attendance and engaging with students in a positive professional manner. You must possess a warm welcoming demeanor, be able to interact well with others and act in a professional manner at all times. 

Requirements: 

  • Child Development Assoc. (CDA) or higher but an Associate Degree in ECE or related field is preferred
  • 1 year experience working in a classroom setting
  • Must meet current Head Start Mandates
  • Maintains First Aid and CPR certifications

All positions require pre-employment drug screening and criminal record checks. Many positions require motor vehicle record evaluations and medical clearances. Center For Family Services is an equal opportunity employer offering competitive salaries and excellent benefits packages. For more information, please visit our website at www.centerffs.org.

All interested applicants should email a cover letter, indicating desired position and salary requirements, along with resume.