Under the supervision of the group teacher, the assistant teacher shall be responsible for:
WORKING WITHIN THE FRAMEWORK OF THE SALVATION ARMY of the child care
center and carrying out its functions, policies and procedures. To assist in the planning and execution of a program to provide child care for children which considers the educational, social, developmental and health needs of the group, as well as the individuals child. To share responsibility for keeping equipment and material accessible and in good condition in order to encourage maximum constructive use by the children.
To share responsibility for removing or reporting any damaged or hazardous equipment to the director of other designated person so that necessary action may be taken. To share responsibility for planning and supervising an appropriate arrangement of classroom equipment and furniture designed to promote optimal program functioning. To assist in the overall planning for the best use of shared space in relation to the total center program. To assist in planning the use of community resources to enrich the educational content of the children’s program. To assist in developing a program of sound educational goals appropriate to the age and Developmental level of children which will enable them to make the most of future educational opportunities.