Extended Day Team Members collaborate with other team members to create a seamless transition between the regular school day and the extended day, providing enriching activities that support language and literacy development for AELPCS students. Regular components of the job include recreation, performing and visual arts, interactive reading, math, and science activities. Extended Day Team Members use their knowledge of the development of young children and the ways in which young children learn to support the social, emotional, and cognitive development of young children.
The Extended Day Team Member is a part-time, non-supervisory position and reports to the Principal.
Duties and Responsibilities Establishes rich and engaging physical extended-day learning environments
● Works with the principal and instructional staff to support extended day’s alignment with the regular day curriculum
● Creates safe, clean, attractive, and engaging extended day spaces
● Ensures the extended day contains sufficient supplies and materials for all children
● Encourages children’s ownership and contributions to the extended day program
Creates environments and instructional opportunities that meet the needs of diverse learners
● Actively supports a diversity of learners in their classrooms
● Provides additional support for students in need of remediation and differentiation in the classroom with the
the assistance of the instructional team
● Fosters tolerance and a sense of community in the extended day program, modeling and explicitly teaching
acceptance and appreciation of others
Supports the development of young children’s early literacy, language, math, science, and social studies skills using intentional, playful, and engaging instruction
● Plans and implements intentional, systematic, playful, and engaging activities that support the development of these skills
● Plans adequate time for student talk and encourages children’s language use throughout the afternoon
● Plans and integrates instructional activities that promote children’s understanding of the way things work
and the world around them in alignment with AELPCS’s instructional program
● Skillfully motivates students to participate in activities that support the development of their early literacy
and language skills
Contributes to a community of practice
● Plans collaboratively and shares ideas and resources with extended day team
● Actively participates in professional development opportunities provided and seeks out additional
● Fulfills the standards of professionalism including appropriate dress, attendance, and timeliness
● Completes necessary paperwork (including, but not limited to lesson plans, accident, and incident reports,
● Communicates regularly with parents and principals about student behavioral successes or concerns
● Assists with supervision of students during enrichment activities
Hours and Salary: 20-25 hours per week, typically between the hours of 7:00 am – 11:00 am and 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm. Pay is $18.36 per hour.
● Must be energetic, reliable, and integrity-driven, and have strong communication skills to ensure effective, positive interactions with staff, parents, and children.
● Previous experience developing and leading activities for young children aged 3-5 is preferred.
● Current college students or individuals with paraprofessional credentials are encouraged to app
● School working environment
● The preceding description is not designed to be a complete list of all duties and responsibilities required of the Extended Day Team Member.
To apply for this job email your details to firstname.lastname@example.org
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