Duchesne Academy of the Sacred Heart, Houston | Houston, TX | Lower School Kindergarten Assistant

The Kindergarten Assistant is a committed Sacred Heart educator who assists the Kindergarten Lead Teacher in educating Duchesne Academy’s Kindergarten students.
Date Posted: 09/02/2022

Date Accepting Applications Through: 10/01/2022

Job Title: Lower School Kindergarten Assistant

Full or Part Time: Full Time

School Name: TX - Duchesne Academy of the Sacred Heart - Houston

Primary Responsibilities:

• Creating an emotionally responsive, caring, positive, and accepting environment supportive of the individual development of each child and family
• Supervising young children and ensure a safe and loving environment including the ability to monitor and respond to events going on at all times in the classroom, outdoor play areas, and other areas of the campus
• Attending staff meetings, serve on committees as required, seek and attend professional development opportunities
• Preparing classroom activities and project materials
• Assisting during workstation and centers time
• Researching apps, videos, and activities
• Securing library books for the classroom
• Taking attendance daily
• Distributing and recording information sent from the office
• Distributing student work each day
• Teaching the class in the absence of the lead faculty
• Helping to teach the class when asked by the lead faculty
• Working with individual students on an as need basis in all areas of the curriculum
• Working with other grade levels as needed during certain times of the week
• Carrying out recess and lunch duties as assigned by the Division Head
• Being available to substitute in other classes if deemed necessary

Full Position Description: https://www.duchesne.org/about/job-opportunities

How to Apply: Online

Link to Full Description: https://www.duchesne.org/about/job-opportunities
Schools of the Sacred Heart share in the educational mission of the Society of the Sacred Heart as articulated in the Goals and Criteria. The structure supporting Sacred Heart education in Canada and the United States includes the Conference of Sacred Heart Education and the Network of Sacred Heart Schools.  Together they provide services and programs to ensure vitality of mission for the member schools sponsored by the Society of the Sacred Heart.