Southern NH Services Child Development Program

Position Summary:

School Year teaching positions available in Manchester!

Assistant Teacher ~ Head Start

Job Summary: The Assistant Teacher shares responsibility for the overall health and safety of the infants and toddlers/preschoolers in the program.  She/he works as a member of the classroom team in forming trusting relationships with the children, and general classroom function.  His/Her schedule is developed on a daily/weekly basis to provide classroom coverage as needed.

Position Qualifications & Requirements:

Assistant Teacher Qualifications:

A Child Development Associate Credential (CDA) or Associate’s Degree in ECE (preferred); Minimum qualification: a High School diploma or G.E.D., 9 credit hours of early childhood college coursework including 3 hours of child growth and development and be willing to obtain a CDA.


Position Responsibilities:

Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Maintain and support a safe, healthy learning environment. Develop trusting relationships with the children and families by creating a positive, nurturing environment; encourage the involvement of families and support the development of relationships between children and families.
  • Support daily learning experiences that advance the intellectual and physical development of children, including the readiness of children for school.
  • Must have an awareness of developmentally appropriate practice and the ability to relate well to children and adults.
  • Take part in classroom and center team responsibilities.

SNHS provides competitive wages and comprehensive benefits including:

·         Free individual health, dental and vision insurance plans

·         A 403B retirement plan with a 10% match after one year!

·         Holidays, sick leave, and paid time off

Professional development opportunities

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SNHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Full or Part Time:
Hours Per Week:
40 hours/41 weeks per year
Job Pay Rate:
$13.18 - $14.77 per hour based on education and experience
Contact Name:
Jessica Emond
Contact's Position:
Early Childhood Specialist

Website Southern NH Services

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