The assistant teachers must be able to assists in planning and implementing developmentally and linguistically appropriate activities; that recognizes and supports each child’s rate of development. He or she will assist in assessing the safety of classroom and outdoor play areas before engaging children in activities. Help with organizing classroom environment into areas to be used for learning, eating, resting and playing in accordance with the Creative Curriculum here at Joyful Praise. You will accompany the children to and from the classroom, playground, and out of center activities always maintaining an accurate attendance check and head count. You will adhere to the daily schedule of child initiated and teacher initiated activities daily; while maintaining staff and classroom ratios at all times. Assistants must lead the classroom in the absence of the Lead Teacher.