The Early Childhood Teaching Assistant will need to assist the lead teacher in supporting and nurturing the development of each child’s self-esteem, trust, and growing autonomy. To help assess children’s different and personal needs, temperament styles, and abilities. A TA needs to support the classroom team to plan and implement lesson plan activities and developmentally appropriate experiences. in regularly scheduled staff meetings, parent meetings, in-service training, and other meetings as directed. PK is a state-licensed program, so teachers must complete a minimum of 12 hours or more of continued training per year to maintain licensing requirements along with CPR/First Aid training and other required training.
This position is an excellent opportunity for new educator interested in strengthening their professional skill set and who is passionate about teaching students in a Lower School setting.
Additional required qualifications include: first aid and CPR certified, 90-hour preschool and 45-hour infant toddler classes and an associates or bachelor’s degree candidates will be preferred.
Glenelg Country School is a coeducational independent school located in Howard County, Maryland, and has approximately 750 students 2 years old through Twelfth grades. The school welcomes candidates with a sense of teamwork who want to work in a school community. Glenelg Country School requires a strong commitment toward working closely with students and colleagues in and out of the classroom. In addition to teaching, the successful candidate will participate in the school’s overall life by contributing to service learning, clubs, enrichment classes, field trips, and faculty committees.