The average hourly pay for a Preschool Teacher Assistant at Montessori PreSchool is $11.49.
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Job Description for Preschool Teacher Assistant
Preschool teacher assistants work in early childhood education and care, typically alongside one or more teachers to provide assistance and help in preparing classroom activities and offering basic supervision and care for young children. The role of the preschool assistant may vary by employer, but typically involves a variety of duties that incorporate both education and child care. One of the main jobs of a preschool teacher assistant is to help set up activities for the teacher, which can i…Read more
Preschool Teacher Assistant Tasks
- Assist teacher with preparation and facilitation of daily activities, such as games, crafts, and field trips.
- Assess children's' emotional and developmental needs through evaluation and parent-teacher conferences.
- Attend to children's basic needs, such as toileting, feeding, and maintaining nap schedules.
- Maintain cleanliness and organization of classroom.
- Ensure supervision of children and enforce school policy.
Popular Employer Salaries for Preschool Teacher Assistant
The top respondents for the job title Preschool Teacher Assistant are from the companies Head Start, YMCA and KinderCare Learning Centers, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at KinderCare Learning Centers, Inc. where the average pay is $12.68. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Head Start and Primrose Schools, earning around $12.14 and $12.00, respectively. La Petite Academy, Inc. pays the lowest at around $9.00. YMCA and The Goddard School for Early Childhood Development also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $10.24 and $10.43, respectively.
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