Program Description:

La Petite Academy – 4426 Valley Quail Boulevard South, Westerville, 43081



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Full Time or Part Time:

Full time

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Position Description:

The Assistant Teacher/Floater (hereinafter “Assistant Teacher”) is responsible for assisting the Lead Teacher and/or Teacher in curriculum implementation, classroom management, and achieving Learning Care Group’s safety vision of “No One Gets Hurt.” The Assistant Teacher supervises classes during nap and break times and works with various age groups in various classrooms. The Assistant Teacher promotes the social, physical, and
intellectual growth of the children under his/her care and works with the school’s staff to create an environment of learning and keeps parents informed of the progress of their child.


• Must meet state licensing requirements for education.
• Must meet all standards and requirements relating to education and experience as set by the state and
accreditation agent.
• Must possess a high school diploma or its equivalent
• Preferred: previous experience in a licensed childcare center; a CDA and CPR and First Aid certification.
• Must be able to communicate, both verbally and in writing, in the English language.

The physical demands and attributes checked below are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the Assistant Teacher:

X Lifting and carrying (maximum 50 lbs.) X Stooping, Bending
X Kneeling, Squatting X Walking/Running
X Standing 95% of day X Sitting
X Climbing, Balancing (Ladder) X Close Vision (20” or less)
X Pushing / Pulling X Distance Vision (20’ or more)
X Hearing X Speaking
X Reaching X Reading, Writing

Throughout the course and conduct of working as an Assistant Teacher, the following conditions may apply:
• May occasionally: work in temperatures above 100 degrees Fahrenheit and below 32 degrees Fahrenheit; walk on slippery or uneven surfaces; and climb ladders or work off elevated structures on an occasional basis during the work week.
• The noise level of the work environment is frequently loud. May be moderate exposure to hazards and/or childhood illnesses.

Rate of Pay:

negotiable, dependent on experience


lapetite.com/careers search for the Westerville Valley Quail Blvd location.

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