Catch The Fire Church PMO Teaching Assistant Durham, NC · Part time

The PMO Teaching Assistant’s role is to assist the PMO Teacher in the day-to-day running of our Parents' Morning Out program.

Description

Position Purpose:

The PMO Teaching Assistant’s role is to assist the PMO Teacher in the day-to-day running of our Parents' Morning Out program. The ideal candidate has experience working with children in a group setting and is passionate about child development and wellbeing. 


Key Responsibilities:

  • The number one priority is the responsibility for the children in your care.
  • Assist the Lead Teacher and engage the children in classroom activities which may include story time, crafts, songs, free play, games, or other age-appropriate activities.
  • Provide a clean and healthy environment for kids, following all safety policies and procedures.
  • Greet parents and establish trust by building relationships with the children in your care.
  • Be a positive role model and treat each child with dignity and respect.
  • Supervise and oversee the safety and security of children.
  • Thoroughly clean and sanitize toys, chairs, tables, and floors after use.
  • Adhere to all policies and procedures in the PMO Manual. 


Job Essentials:

  • A drive to develop and grow yourself
  • Previous experience working with children is desired
  • Reliable and punctual 
  • A passion for caring for children 
  • Someone who can relate well to both the kids and parents
  • Must be able to lift, hold and carry up to 30 Ibs
  • Be able to work in a team environment
  • Ability to use simple digital software (ProCare, Google Docs, Google Sheets)
  • Able to communicate effectively through verbal and written communication 
  • Be able to have fun, act silly, and be creative with children on a daily basis
  • A passion for Catch The Fire Values


JOB TYPE & WORK SCHEDULE

Part-time (4 days/week, 4hr/day)

Monday - Thursday


Catch The Fire Parent's Morning Out (PMO) mission is to minister to children and parents by providing a loving and nurturing childcare in a Christian-focused environment during the transitional period from home to full-time school.