Preschool Aide

Preschool Aides provide care and supervision for children at preschool centres under the direction of Early Childhood (Pre-primary School) Teachers.

Overview

Preschool Aides provide care and supervision for children at preschool centres under the direction of Early Childhood (Pre-primary School) Teachers.

Day-to-day

  • demonstrates, supervises and participates in activities which enhance the physical, social, emotional and intellectual development of children in schools and pre-school centres
  • prepares indoor and outdoor areas for learning and recreational activities
  • assists children with intellectual, physical and behavioural difficulties with their academic studies
  • assists children individually to learn social skills
  • assists with preparing teaching aids, and copying and collating written and printed material
  • distributes and collects lesson materials.

Considerations

  • stressful.

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