Paraprofessional – Outdoor Nature Based Program
Part Time Position – 5.5 hours/day
2021-2022 School Year
(Previously held by Jessica Pearce)
 
Monticello Early Education is hiring a paraprofessional for 5.5 hours 4 days per week at the Outdoor Nature Based Preschool program at Bertram Chain of Lake Regional Park. Must be eager to spend the day working with children outdoors in various weather conditions.
 
Education Requirements: 

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Two years post-Secondary preferred
  • Experience working with young children
  • Training in working in childcare/preschool setting preferred

 
Essential Skills Required:

  • Passionate about working with children
  • Spend 70-80% of the day working outdoors
  • Demonstrated abilities with age level
  • Work closely with teachers and students
  • Assist classroom teacher with students by guiding, assisting or reinforcing lessons
  • Supervise students as directed by the teacher/supervisor
  • Effective communication and teaming skills, willingness to be flexible and excellent attendance
  • Able to work as a team member
  • Maintain confidentiality of information about students, families and staff
  • Experience working with diverse students and families
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Workdays and hours are M-Th 8:45 AM to 1:45 PM