Greene County Educational Service Center (learn more)

Dayton Area School Consortium

Yellow Springs, OH (map)

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3947242
  • Application Deadline: July 15, 2022
  • Re-posted: August 8, 2022

Job Description


Position Type: Part-time Preschool Assistant for Friends Preschool 
Location: Yellow Springs, OH
Date Available: 2022-2023 school year

Operated by the GCESC, the Preschool Program is located in Friends Care Center in Yellow Springs. The program serves children ages 3-5 in the Yellow Springs and Cedar Cliff School Districts. This is a public school position with 50% of the students having special needs and 50% being typically developing students. This person would be working one-on-one with a child who has significant delays/medical concerns. The hours would be 8:00AM-11:00PM, Monday-Thursday, starting on August 15, 2022.

  • Meet one of the following: Associate’s Degree or higher, 48 semester hours, or passing score on State Board of Education ParaPro Assessment
  • Valid Ohio Department of Education Educational Aide Permit
  • Experience and/or training with preschool aged students is a plus, but not mandatory
  • Experience working with children with special needs and/or medical needs is a plus, but not mandatory
  • Meet legal requirements relative to a criminal background check
  • Maintain acceptable attendance record and punctuality
 General Description:  
  • Assist  teacher and other preschool staff working with children ages 3-5 in a small preschool setting that accommodates children with special needs
  • Assist preschool aged child(ren) with daily tasks, routines, picture schedules, work
  • Take teacher direction and implement assigned tasks into daily routines
  • Work collaboratively with preschool staff to provide a multidisciplinary team approach
  • Work collaboratively with teacher in best interest of children
  • Must meet preschool licensure laws with PD hours and develop an OCCRRA account
  • Must be trained or willing to be trained in Communicable Disease, First Aid, Child Abuse Prevention, CPR, and CPI
  • Duties may require lifting, carrying, standing, reaching, bending, crouching, and/or kneeling.
  • Duties may include diapering or potty training and assisting with personal care tasks; assistance with medical needs as directed by school nurse
  • Must maintain an updated physical every 3 years
  • Potential for exposure to bloodborne pathogens and communicable diseases. 
  • Potential for interaction with disruptive and/or unruly children

Salary: In accordance with the GCESC salary schedule; starting salary begins around $17+ per hour and commensurates with training and experience

SEND:  Cover letter, updated resume, 3 references or 3 letters of recommendation, licenses pertinent to the position to 

For position specific questions, contact: 
Traci Womack, Director of Preschool Programs -

  • Position Type: Part-time
  • Job Category: Classroom Teacher > Preschool
  • Contact Information

    • Bonita Terry
    • 200 South Keowee Street
    • Dayton, Ohio 45402

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