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PreK4Ward Teaching Assistant- Lizana Elementary

PreK4Ward Teaching Assistant- Lizana Elementary

locationGulfport, MS, USA
PublishedPublished: Published 2 weeks ago
Part time
1 - 2 years of experience
Less than $20,000 per year

Job Summary:

  • Assist lead teacher in implementing a program of study employing instructional methods and materials that are most appropriate for meeting PreK4Ward goals and objectives;
  • Assist in creating a classroom and school environment that is conducive to learning and appropriate to the maturity and interests of four -year old’s;
  • Assume responsibility for the safety and wellbeing of students under his/her direct supervision;
  • Assist lead teacher in evaluating students on a regular basis and provide progress reports as required;
  • Assist teacher in submitting reports and records as required;
  • Submit timesheets to Kelly Services in a timely and requested manner;
  • Communicate with students and parents or guardians as directed by Lead Teacher;
  • Follow and assist the administration in implementing all policies and/or rules governing student life and conduct and develop reasonable rules of classroom behavior and procedure and maintain order in the classroom in a fair and just manner.
  • Maintain and improve professional competence.
  • Attend teacher meetings as needed.
  • Perform such other duties and assume other responsibilities as may be assigned by United Way of South Mississippi.


  • Must possess an interest and passion for helping and teaching children;
  • High school diploma required
  • Completion of higher education course work in early childhood education, elementary education or prior experience in early childhood education is preferred.

**This position is paid through Kelly Services at $12.00 per hour for approximately 36 hours per week. **  This opening is located at Lizana Elementary School. 

Equal Opportunity Employer

Required degree level

  • High school

Years of experience

  • 1 - 2 years of experience

Salary range

  • Less than $20,000 per year

Required languages

  • English