Teacher Assistant - Childcare Program for K-5th

· Multiple Locations, Oregon
Employment Type Part-Time
Minimum Experience Entry-level
Compensation $15 Plus Per Hour D.O.E.

Does making a positive difference in the lives of children and their families matter to you? Do you have a passion for working with kids? If so, we want to hear from you! At Club K After School Zone, we strive to make a positive difference in our students’ lives every single day. We are proud to be one of the top-rated before and after school programs in the Portland Metropolitan area.


Our organization is currently expanding and we are looking for caring, energetic, and dedicated Teacher Assistants to help us lead a variety of program activities and to provide a positive and academically enriching after-school experience for our K-5th grade students. As a Club K Teacher Assistant, you will assist our lead teachers in creating a classroom environment where children can THRIVE. This is an entry level position, so if you’ve always wanted the chance to work with grade school children in a fun, friendly, and supportive environment, now is the perfect time to apply! 


Responsibilities:


  • Interact with students in a friendly, positive and encouraging manner
  • Assist lead teachers in the planning of program curriculum and activities
  • Positively guide students to become responsible for their decisions, actions and behavior
  • Provide a safe and nurturing environment for our students that encourages their social, emotional, physical and cognitive development 


Preferred Qualifications:


  • Any grade school teaching, camp or volunteer experience is preferred but not required
  • Basic knowledge of child development and appropriate developmental practices is preferred
  • Flexibility and the ability to work well with elementary-aged students
  • Has reliable transportation and is dependable


Qualifications needed before start date:


Club K will provide guidance on where and how to meet the following requirements -


  • CPR & First Aid Certification
  • Oregon Food Handler’s Certification
  • Enrollment in the Central Background Registry (CBR)


Schedule, Location and Compensation:


  • Schedule: Part time position, Monday-Friday mornings and/or afternoons, 20-25 hours per week, no weekends (flexible schedules and additional hours are available)
  • Location: This position will operate at a public elementary school within the Beaverton, Tigard, Tualatin and Wilsonville School Districts
  • Compensation: Starting hourly pay rate of $15 plus DOE and level of education (increased hourly pay for applicants willing to work AM shifts)


Club K Employee Benefits:


  • Quarterly bonus program for ALL employees
  • Retention and loyalty pay incentives
  • Paid time off (PTO) including sick time and 11 paid holidays per year
  • Discounted cellular service on Verizon wireless plans
  • Company retirement platform with matching contributions
  • $1000-$1500 employee bonus referral program
  • Comprehensive onboarding program with support and training from team
  • Opportunities for advancement and professional growth within company
  • Paid professional development and skills trainings available throughout the year
  • A supportive, inclusive, and fun work environment for all employees
  • The opportunity to make a positive difference in the lives of elementary-aged students

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  • Location
    Multiple Locations, Oregon
  • Employment Type
    Part-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Entry-level
  • Compensation
    $15 Plus Per Hour D.O.E.