Job ID:  25831249

Company:  Cankdeska Cikana Community College

Application Type:  Seeking Full-time (post graduate opportunities), Seeking Part-time (non-Co-op/Intern

Job Title:  Teacher Assistant/Classroom Assistant

Description:  JOB DUTIES & RESPONSIBLITIES: Participate in grantee and pre-service training and on-going trainings. Assist Teacher with implementation of Creative curricula of Early Head Start and Head Start components in the classroom. Assist the Teacher with Head Start Performance Standards and the program, including Teaching Strategies Gold, Class, ChildPlus.Net, Child Portfolios, Lesson Plans, PIR (Program Improvement Report), Self-Assessment, Community Assessment, School Readiness, etc. Assist the Teacher, guide and facilitate activities of the children, including: daily activities, field trips, selecting and arranging equipment and materials in the classroom. Cooperate as a team member with other staff and classroom groups to maintain the smooth functioning of the center, which at times may require changes to meet the needs of the children. Support an atmosphere that promotes and reinforces parental involvement in the classroom. Responsible to ride the bus route with driver and follow transportation Head Start Performance Standards before, during and after the scheduled bus route. Responsible to refer all parent/guardian questions to classroom Teachers. Responsible to assist with all cleaning, sanitation, storage, deliveries and distribution of food and classroom supplies, toys and equipment. Responsible to assist bus driver and teacher with the program monitoring and to adhere to the Head Start Performance Standards and personnel policies. Responsible to assist staff with locating and or transferring paperwork to and from bus and teachers. Participates in all training as provided by the Teacher and Head Start Specialists or Director. Responsible to follow Head Start program confidentiality policies concerning information about children, families or other staff. Responsible to respect and promote the unique identity of each child and family and refrain from stereotyping on the basis of gender, race, ethnicity, culture, religion and disability. Responsible to assist with the use of positive methods of child guidance and will not engage in corporal punishment, emotional or physical abuse or humiliation. To participate in the Head Start program s random drug and alcohol testing system. To accept other duties as identified by the Teacher.

Application Instructions:
GENERAL INFORMATION: A complete application shall consist of CCCC Application for Employment, three reference letters or list three references of individuals familiar with your preparation/experience, and copy of unofficial college transcripts (Official copy required if hired). Persons claiming Indian and/or Veteran Preference must provide proof with application. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Applications should be submitted to: Human Resource Office, Cankdeska Cikana Community College, PO Box 269, Fort Totten, ND 58335. For more information please call 701.766.1333 or visit our website at