Preschool Aide (both full time and part time positions)

Location:
Our Lady Queen of Martyrs32460 Pierce StBeverly Hills, MI 48025
Category:
School Aide
Apply To:
hr@olqm-parish.org

Position Description

Our Lady Queen of Martyrs is seeking two dedicated preschool aides, one part time and one full time, to begin in the 2019-2020 school year.  OLQM is a close-knit, faith-filled community dedicated to nurturing students who will contribute to the world through faith, character, and lifelong learning. The aides will be responsible for the following: 

  • Oversee and manage small group instruction to reinforce lesson objectives

  • Support classroom teachers in classroom preparation and progress monitoring

  • Make copies, prepare classroom materials, and organize physical classroom environment

  • Assist the teacher with active monitoring of the children within the classroom, during lunchtime, and when students are outside 

  • Support with centers and art projects, preparing materials, snacks, lunch, etc.  

  • Maintain effective communications with parents and students
    The preschool aide works side by side with the classroom teacher.  The preschool aide should be enthusiastic, love children, be patient and friendly, be a team player, and be passionate about our Catholic faith.

Qualifications/Requirements

Applicants must be at least 19 years old, have a high school degree or GED, or have an associate’s degree or higher in early childhood education, child development, nursing, or another child-related field.

Requirements

  • A high school diploma or GED

  • Working toward a Child Development Associate certification is a plus

  • Must work well with young children  

  • Responsible for creating a positive learning atmosphere, focused on student involvement and interaction

  • Manage conflict and obtain positive results, along with updating the teacher and administration as needed

  • Maintain safe work habits and a safe environment for students

  • Successfully pass a LARA Background check

  • Complete the Protecting God’s Children Workshop

The Archdiocese of Detroit is an equal opportunity employer that does not illegally discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, height, weight, genetic information, marital or other legally protected status. Job ID:105587