Early Head Start Assistant Teacher (Infant Toddler Age Group)

  • Full Time
  • Hennepin County
  • Salary: $15.30/hr.
  • October 1, 2021

Website Parents In Community Action, Inc.

Parents In Community Action, Inc.

Job Title: EHS Assistant Teacher                                      



Supervised by: Center Director /Center Supervisor      



Job Summary: The Early Head Start Assistant Teacher assists the Teacher in planning, implementing and evaluating child development experiences for the children enrolled in Early Head Start.


Key Tasks and Responsibilities: 

•  Assist the Teacher in maintaining clean, safe classroom space.

•  Assist the Teacher in planning and providing an individualized curriculum for children.

•  Assist the Teacher in completing all required documentation (e.g., lesson plans, incident reports).

•  Responsible in absence of Teacher.

•  Participate in Mediator Team meetings.

•  Dependable attendance.


Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:

•  Must meet federal, state licensing and Head Start requirements for Early Head Start Assistant Teacher position. Must have at least a Child Development Associate (CDA) for infant/toddler age group or an Associates Degree with infant/toddler classes and experience.

•  Good communication, record keeping and writing skills.

•  Experience working in and knowledge of early childhood development.

•  Interest and willingness to work with young children and their families.

•  Ability to lift 50 pounds.

•  Ability to learn how to use a Macintosh computer and the FileMaker Pro application.

•  Ability to work well with individuals from various ethnic and socio-economic backgrounds.

•  This position requires repetitive physical activity, including standing and/or walking for extended periods of time, bending, crouching, kneeling, sitting on the floor, and the ability to lift and safely carry at least 50 pounds.




This job description is a summary and does not necessarily represent a complete list of all responsibilities, skills, duties, requirements, efforts or working conditions associated with the job.              Rev. 3/19      AA/EOE



To apply for this job email your details to jjackson@picaheadstart.org