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Preschool Teacher Assistant - Nassau, NY

Commission on Economic Opportunity (CEO)
Date Posted: 11/19/2020
Salary / Wage: 13.50
Location: Nassau, NY , New York
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Location:  Nassau, NY

Salary:  $13.50 / hour

Benefits:  Yes

CEO (Commission on Economic Opportunity) has an opening for a full-time Preschool Teacher Assistant located at our Schodack Family Resource Center. 



  • Assist teacher with classroom management
  • Assist in the completion of required classroom paperwork
  • Promote children’s development and learning through developmentally appropriate curriculum
  • Use positive guidance strategies to teach, encourage, and redirect inappropriate classroom behaviors
  • Build positive relationships with staff members, families and children


Minimum Qualifications:           

  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • High School Diploma or equivalent and the ability to obtain a CDA (Child Development Associate) credential
  • Proficient computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft office programs
  • Knowledge of age-appropriate early childhood development stages and expectations
  • Desire to work with young children

Preferred Qualifications (in addition to the above):

  • Previous experience working in an educational setting

Application Instructions:

Check out our benefit package!  CEO offers:

  • Medical, dental, vision
  • Free access to a telemedicine provider
  • Paid Time Off
  • Professional development during work hours
  • Paid Planning time off for classroom staff
  • Consideration for Public Service Loan Forgiveness Programs
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Please note:  applicants for this position will be required to complete standard background clearances, which include fingerprints, New York State Child Abuse clearances, a physical, TB Test, and/or pre-employment drug screen.


Additional Information:

Please apply via this link,  Should you have any questions and/or need assistance, please reach out to Veronica Gomez at, 518-272-6012, ext. 301.  Thank you!