CA Technologies Assistant Teacher in Herndon, Virginia
Do you want to help eliminate barriers between ideas and business outcomes? We want you to bring your unique experiences and creative ideas to the table. CA Technologies provides software and solutions that help our customers to develop, manage, and secure complex IT environments to increase productivity and enhance competitiveness in their businesses. It’s our aim to encourage global collaboration and results-oriented innovation, while supporting and developing our talented people and our communities. CA Technologies will empower you to drive authentic success, for both the business and yourself in the application economy.
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CA Technologies, a growing Fortune 1000 company, is seeking an Assistant Teacher for one of our company-sponsored Montessori schools. This position is responsible to assist the Lead Teacher and Teachers in a Montessori environment with children ages six weeks through kindergarten. This position is an hourly position and generally works up to a maximum of 25 hours per week covering lunch breaks and floating as necessary to classrooms to maintain ratios. Hours may change depending upon the children's attendance. The Assistant Teacher is a support for and is guided by the Lead Teacher and Teacher. Assistant Teacher will not be left alone with the children.
- About the CA Montessori Children’s Center:*
For more than 25 years, CA Technologies has provided company-subsidized, on-site Montessori Centers in our larger Global offices for the children and family members of our employees. Our Montessori teachers and staff enjoy the perks of an established, growing technology company while helping us fulfill our goal of making CA a family-friendly place to work.
- About the Role:*
As an Assistant Teacher at our Montessori Children’s Center, you will responsible for:
Attain state mandated training hours utilizing your own time as necessary and follow all laws, regulations, policies and procedures.
Collaborate with other classrooms to maintain ratios and support each other to effectively manage you time and your classroom.
Maintain the room so that it is safe, orderly, clean, appealing and facilitative of the children’s growth, exploration and participation.
Show respect for the individuality of each child in terms of developmental level, potential, talent and behavior of that child.
Observe the child and interpret the child's needs.
Provide an atmosphere of freedom within limits.
Maintain realistic expectations for each child and allow for human variation.
Set a good example by modeling desirable behavior for the children. Follow the expectations of the class and exhibit a sense of calm, provide consistency, grace and courtesy lessons, conflict resolution while demonstrating respect for every child.
Understand and embrace the importance of the parent-teacher costumer relationship and is sensitive and responsive to the parent/customer needs.
Do not discriminate against (or for) a child based on race, creed, color, religion or ability.
Maintain confidential matters in a professional way.
Flexible with hours to be worked.
Focus on working as a team with the all teachers in the classroom and center. Show respect for and working closely with and taking directions from colleagues to ensure a positive CA experience.
Assist in planning organized activities, individual, and group for times the lead teacher is out of the room.
Uphold the NAEYC Ethics, AMI Ethics and each state local licensing regulations and core values of both CA and NAEYC.
How You’ll Stand Out:*
The perfect candidate for this role will have a demonstrated record of success in positions of increasing responsibility over the course of their career. She/he will have an outstanding track record and reputation for being proactive, assertive and detail oriented. An ideal background will include:
Associate's Degree and currently attending school to attain a Bachelor's Degree or global equivalent with 12 credits in Early Childhood Education in a related field or a Child Development Associate (CDA) certificate is required.
Typically requires experience working with young children. Relevant teaching experience.
Patience, Flexibility, Good Communication and Listening Skills.
Must be able to lift 50 pounds (22.5Kg)
Must be able to run after children.
Must be able to sit on the floor with the children for long periods of time.
A Great CA Employee:*
Takes smart risks
Is a “driver”
Doesn’t take themselves too seriously
Likes to laugh
Loves a good challenge
Is resilient when faced with setbacks
Teams well with others
Insists on quality results
Adapts easily to change
Solves problems creatively
More About Working at CA:*
CA has earned scores of Workplace Excellence awards in the last few years – and there’s a reason for that. Here you’ll have the opportunity to eliminate barriers for our customers and earn a competitive compensation and total rewards package – all while pushing the boundaries of what’s possible by collaborating with a diverse team of global innovators. In short, CA’s fun, diverse, and fast-paced culture has put us on the map as one of the best employers in Information Technology.
We offer competitive salary, company-sponsored premium Medical/Prescription & Dental Plans, company-paid Holidays, Vacation, Anniversary Service and Sick Days, 401(k) Plan, Education/Training Reimbursement, Charitable Gift Program, Adoption Assistance Program.
Learn more about CA Technologies and this opportunity now at http://ca.com/careers
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