Nova Pioneer is looking for a superstar Aftercare Assistant to join its Aftercare programme today at Boksburg Primary! This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic individual to be a part of an innovative network of schools that is developing generations of innovators and leaders who will shape the African Century.
About the RoleWe are looking for an Aftercare Assistant for grades to grade 4 to start on 1 September . Aftercare Assistants support the running of the after school programme during school term ( 4-5 hours / day) as well during school holidays ( 8 hours / day).
Key responsibilities for the role include : Take initiative and act decisivelyTake responsibility for the care and safety of our childrenConduct diligent and responsible monitoring of all students at the aftercareSupervise all activities to ensure safety at all timesRun daily activities for the children according to our educational approachLiaise with parentsParticipate in relevant professional developmentManage behaviour of learners according to the Nova Pioneer philosophy of culture and behaviourHelp to maintain a neat and organised aftercare areaAttend school functionsReport to supervisor any problem which may occur with the childrenParticipate in dismissal procedures at the end of aftercare, ensuring that each child leaves with the appropriate adultEnsure a professional, friendly and cordial relationship the both learners and parentsWork with other staff members to form a positive, supportive team atmosphereParticipate in Open DaysPerform additional duties as assigned by the School Leader according to the schools needsAftercare Assistants are supported by the Aftercare Manager, who partners with them in their growth journey - providing feedback and coaching.
About YouSkills and Qualifications required : ECD Certificate / Currently studying towards Bachelors degree in Education or Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) - IdealSACE Must be proficient in speaking, reading and writing in EnglishYou love teaching and care deeply about the success of each and every studentYou have a deep understanding of children and you know how to connect with the specific age group that you teachYou have an understanding of and passion for student-centered learningYou are a team player and you enjoy group problem solvingYou are adept at using technology How to Apply : Does working at Nova Pioneer excite you?
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