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Crossroads Daycare Assistant Teacher (1-2 year olds)

Crossroads Daycare Assistant Teacher (1-2 year olds)

We are looking for a passionate and dedicated Classroom Assistant Teacher to join our daycare center's team. The ideal candidate will be responsible for supporting the lead teacher in creating a safe, nurturing, and stimulating learning environment for children. The candidate should have a strong understanding of child development and be able to work collaboratively with other staff members. 

Essential job functions:

●  Assist the lead teacher with planning and implementing developmentally appropriate curriculum and activities. 

● Provide emotional and social support to children, creating a safe and nurturing environment. 

● Observe children and maintain accurate records of their progress and development. ● Collaborate with other staff members to create a cohesive and positive learning environment for children. 

● Help with classroom management, including maintaining order and discipline among children. 

● Communicate with parents regarding children's progress and behavior. ● Ensure the safety and well-being of all children in the classroom. 

  • Attending staff meetings.

  • Ability to work during evenings and on weekends, as required.


  •  High school diploma or equivalent. 


  • Strong organizational skills, with the ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities. 

  • Knowledge of child development and early childhood education best practices. 

  • Ability to lead and motivate a team of caregivers, providing guidance and support when needed. 

  •  Excellent communication and interpersonal skills 

  •  Ability to pass a background check and drug screening 

  • Warm and approachable disposition

  •  Passion for early childhood development.

  • A desire and willingness to learn and be coached in the field. 


  • Able to consistently lift up to 40 pounds.

  • Able to stand on your feet for 80% of the work day.


  • This position will take place in an indoor office environment as well as outdoor environment, with climate changes. It may involve being exposed to hazardous conditions.

  • The position may require working in various classrooms and with different age groups throughout the day. The work environment is typically a busy and sometimes noisy classroom. The classroom floater will work closely with teachers and other staff members to ensure that children are safe and engaged in age-appropriate activities. 


Crossroads Daycare provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for

employment without regard to race, color, sex, pregnancy, status as a parent, national origin, age,

disability, family medical history or genetic information, military service, or other non-merit-based

factors. These protections extend to all management practices and decisions, including recruitment and

hiring practices, performance management, promotions, leave of absence, separations, training, and



Additional Info

Job Type : Part-time, Full-Time

Education Level : High School

Experience Level : Entry Level

Job Function : Education

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