The Care Associate is responsible for supporting teachers in toileting duties, lunch, snack and rest preparation, material making and cleaning the classroom and kitchen. Children’s safety is the #1 priority.
Keep the children safe
Serving as the bathroom monitor, fostering independence and self care skills yet helping
children as needed
Providing immediate help if children have an accident
Make sure the children wash their hands before retuning to class
Report any problem in the toilet to the Assistant to Head
Reporting any incident to the HOS and the teacher – any kind of injury
Lunch, snack and rest preparation
Help teachers prepare snack and lunch
Help teachers prepare the rest area for nap time
Return everything to it’s place and ensure cleanliness as per our health codes
Kitchen and classroom support
Maintaining a clean and orderly environment – duties may include but are not limited to organizing, sanitizing classroom shelves and kitchen, washing dishes, cleaning and organizing kitchen refrigerator, etc.
Helping teachers with various tasks: laminating, cutting, ?material-making, secretarial
Open to working with both the toddler and pre-school teachers
1 year of experience with children
Caring and warm with children?
Respectful of the various teacher roles and showing initiative in how to fulfill those roles
Positive, resourceful and confident
Collaborative and proactive
Flexible and eager to work with others
Creative problem poser and solver
Apply via firstname.lastname@example.org and submit your resume. Please also take time to tell us about yourself and why this role is an ideal fit for you at this point in your career, as well as why you are an ideal fit for our organization.
• Cover Letter must be part of the application
About Pine Street School
Pine Street School is a Spanish and Mandarin dual language immersion preschool and elementary school.
We are Lower Manhattan's only International Baccalaureate (IB) candidate school offering the Primary Years Programme.
Our curriculum is inherently STEAM-based, promoting hands-on experiences that fuel innovative thinking and cultivate a culture of teamwork and collaboration in support of global citizenship.
The Pine Street School community is committed to inspiring life-long learning and international mindedness through purposeful inquiry and human connection.