Classroom Support Assistant - Volunteering Directly with Children in the Classroom - Day Nursery

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Early Connections Learning Centers

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Classroom Support Assistant

Volunteer at our Day Nursery Location as a Classroom Support Assistant (CSA) by directly interacting with children and assisting teachers with various tasks. All volunteers that apply as a CSA will be subject to a background check.

Duties of a Classroom Support Assistant may include, but are not limited to:

  • Support in maintaining a clean and organized classroom
  • Sanitizing toys and play areas
  • Changing Bulletin Boards
  • Play a role in meal time preparation
  • Prepping for daily activities
  • Making copies, cutting paper, etc.
  • Reading with children
  • Homework support
  • One-on-one attention with children
  • Playing games
  • Helping with arts and crafts
  • Attending field trips
  • Assisting with mealtimes
  • Helping with nap times
  • Mentoring

Qualifications of a Classroom Support Assistant:

  • Patient, kind and understanding
  • Loves to work with kids
  • Experience in a classroom or with children is preferred but not required
  • Excellent communications skills
  • Ability to organize and prioritize work
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Attention to detail is crucial
  • Able to comply with requests of the classroom Teachers, Center Director, and Volunteer Program Specialist
  • Commit to at least 4 hours each month for 3 months

Other Requirements

  • Minimum Age: 16 years old
  • Background Check required (Early Connections asks that the Volunteer be responsible for background check fee)

Initial and Sustained Outcomes

  • Increase the capacity in which Early Connections serves our children and families
  • Provide critical support to allow teachers to spend more one on one time with children
  • Impact the lives of approximately 800 children in Colorado Springs

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WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

104 E. Rio Grande StreetColorado Springs, CO 80903

(38.82483,-104.82349)
 

SKILLS

  • Child Development
  • Mentoring
  • Child Care
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • General Education
  • Tutoring

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • Minimum of 4 hours each month for 3 months

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