OBJECTIVE: To assist the teacher in following a daily curriculum of activities and help keep a safe environment for playing and learning for young children. QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates must demonstrate their ability to accomplish the Essential Job Results stated below. Job knowledge / documentation required: High school education or equivalent. Minimum 18 years of age. One year experience in an early childhood learning center is preferred. Willing to learn about young children and their developmental needs and learning styles. Ability to follow directions. Willing to take course work towards earning a degree in Early Childhood Education. Candidates must meet the eligibility criteria of the Alaska Barrier Crimes regulations as a prerequisite to hiring; background clearance check including fingerprints. Will be required to obtain State required health documentation, CPR/First Aide. Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. Ability to provide positive role model and necessary support to children and parents/guardians. Familiarity with Bristol Bay area, people and culture. Requires physical ability to walk or run quickly, kneel or sit on the floor, bend, lift and walk over rough or uneven ground, sitting in child sized chairs, exposure to weather, lifting/moving heavy and/or bulky objects or children weighing up to 50 lbs. TO APPLY: Candidates are asked to provide a fully completed BBNA job application. WAGES: $13.84 – $17.75/hr. DOE. E.E.O. REPORTS TO: Child Care Program Manager. DUTY STATION: Dillingham, VAL Family Resource Center. CLOSING DATE: Open until filled.