VIRTUA HEALTH,INC. Teacher Assistant in Voorhees, New Jersey
At Virtua Health, we exist for one reason - to better serve you. That means being here for you in all the moments that matter, striving each day to connect you to the care you need. Whether that's wellness and prevention, experienced specialists, life-changing care, or something in-between - we are your partner in health devoted to building a healthier community.If you live or work in South Jersey, exceptional care is all around. Our medical and surgical experts are among the best in the country. We assembled more than 14,000 colleagues, including over 2,850 skilled and compassionate doctors, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners equipped with the latest technologies, treatments, and techniques to provide exceptional care close to home. A Magnet-recognized health system ranked by U.S. News and World Report, we've received multiple awards for quality, safety, and outstanding work environment.In addition to five hospitals, seven emergency departments, seven urgent care centers, and more than 280 otherlocations, we're committed to the well-being of the community. That means bringing life-changing resources and health services directly into our communities through ourEat Well food access program, telehealth, home health, rehabilitation, mobile screenings, paramedic programs, and convenient online scheduling. We're also affiliated with Penn Medicine for cancer and neurosciences, and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia for pediatrics.Employment Type:EmployeeEmployment Classification:RegularTime Type:Part timeWork Shift:2nd Shift (United States of America)Total Weekly Hours:18Location:Voorhees - Carnie BlvdVoorhees, NJAdditional Locations:*Job Information:* Summary: Assists the teacher with the preparation of materials and upkeep of the classroom, daily activities, supervision of children, daily growth and development of the children and center-closing activities each evening. Integral part of Child Development Center (CDC) team which supports Virtua employees by caring for their dependents, enabling them to have peace of mind in their day to day duties. Position Responsibilities: * Teaching - Supervises children, indoors and outdoors, providing positive discipline techniques according to NAEYC standards. Participates in all developmentally appropriate activities with children. *Demonstrates knowledge of growth and development of the specific age group of children she/he works with through developmentally appropriate language, activities and approach in accordance with NAEYC standards. * Relationships - Ensures open, positive and effective communication with classroom teacher, administration, staff members, parents and all Virtua clientele while maintaining confidentiality. * Assists in cleanliness and upkeep of classroom, playground and center. * Planning - Assists in preparation and follow through on materials for age-appropriate activities that emphasize hands-on learning. Position Qualifications Required / Experience Required: Two or more years of formal experience in child care setting is required. The ideal candidate is optimistic and displays a can-do attitude and is a team player. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated the ability to establish effective relationships with parents, children and co-workers, maintain high teaching standards and believe that the care they provide is invaluable. Required Education: High school diploma is required. Currently enrolled or willing to complete ECE units at a local college within one year of employment required. Training/Certifications/Licensure: Meets minimum preparation and experience required by state licensing for fully qualified Teacher Assistant and maintains credentials for the position.All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.