St Paul Lutheran School

1217 4th Ave South - Fort Dodge, IA (515) 955-7208

Employment & Volunteer Opportunities

St. Paul Lutheran School has the following employment & volunteer opportunities at this time:

 

- Part-Time Preschool Associate

Assists the lead teacher in looking after children in a class They are entrusted with helping and supervising children in social and developmental activities. They need to interact with children and provide them a comforting and nurturing environment that is conducive to learning. We are a Christian school and Jesus is a part of our daily lessons. This assistant needs to be Christian and okay with expressing his or her faith in the learning environment.

Some duties include but are not limited to:

Assist the lead teacher in imparting classroom instruction based on predefined curriculum

• Maintain a safe and organized classroom environment for children
• Assist the lead teacher in ensuring the physical, social, cognitive and educational excellence of children
• Ensure that the classroom is aesthetically attractive so that students enjoy their surroundings while learning lessons
• Provide support to the lead teacher in planning lessons and daily activities based on the principles of child development
• Ensure development of positive relationships with children to promoting the self-esteem and self-discipline
• Observe each child to assess skills, interests, and needs and use this information to facilitate individual learning and growth
• Record any crucial observations regarding student development and ensure that it is communicated to the lead teacher
• Assist lead teacher in handling evaluation and creating reports
• Provide comfort to distressed children through compassion and tact
• Assist children in embarking and disembarking from school buses and accompany them to their classrooms
• Support children during lunchtime and ensure that their nutritional needs are fulfilled
• Change diapers and help children in cleaning themselves
• Oversee children and make sure that they are safe during outdoor activities
• Assume the lead teacher’s role in the absence thereof
• Record attendance and ensure that attendance data is entered into the school database

 St. Paul Lutheran School Job Application

 

Testimonials

"WE ARE SO VERY THANKFUL...The staff and students alike embraced her as a new student and welcomed her with open arms into the St. Paul family."

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