Assistant infant teacher Required – Apply Now. We are a preschool in Table View focused on providing high-quality education and care for children aged 6 months to 6 years. We are a growth-orientated, values-driven organisation looking for passionate people to join our team.
Purpose of role
Assisting with the growth, development and overall well-being of children in the infant class as well as assisting with cleaning the school.
Assistant infant teacher duties
Assist infant teacher with all caring and educational responsibilities for children while at school, including nappy-changing, feeding and educational activities.
Promote feelings of security and trust in children through maintaining a safe and caring environment.
Become familiar with each child’s schedule, and be comfortable with multiple infant feeding and sleeping routines.
Participate in professional development sessions with colleagues.
Reflect on your work regularly, leading your personal growth strategy.
Other responsibilities as necessary.
Assist cook-cleaner with the overall hygiene and cleanliness of the school in line with health and safety regulations
Assist cook-cleaner to clean all areas of the school on a daily basis
Ensure that the toys and classrooms are sanitized on a regular basis
Note: this is a physically challenging role and requires the teacher to stand for large portions of the day, carry babies and toddlers, bend, run, sit on the floor, participate in playground activities, and generally play with the children.
A love for children that drives the work that you do
Commitment to excellence
Relevant Early Childhood Development qualification (NQF 4+ or studying towards)
Clear criminal record
2 years experience working with infants in a caregiving or similar role/cleaning in a preschool environment
Part-time hours: 20-25 per week
Job Types: Part-time, Temporary
Experience: early childhood education: 2 years (Required)
Work Remotely: No