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Kiddie Academy Henderson
Henderson, NV
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description
The primary responsibility as a Floater preschool teacher is to provide support to the teaching team to ensure a safe and consistent environment. The Floater job responsibilities are as follows:

  • Report to the Lead Teacher upon entering the classroom for the daily schedule, lesson plans, for opening/closing, and all other related classroom assignments. 
  • Break teachers for their 10 minute breaks and lunches and keep track of time to adhere to the assigned schedule from the classroom coordinator.
  • Ensure support for the staff in the room you are in by asking for tasks/jobs.
  • Substituting in a program for any length of time due to various circumstances (call-outs/approved time off).
  • Capable of lifting/moving children up to 20 lbs.
  • Able to stand for extended periods of time.
  • Able to quickly prevent incidents from occurring and protect the health and safety of children in their care.
  • Stays in compliance with 90 day and CE classes.
  • Name to Face in all transitions, entering a classroom, or any changes with attendance, or outside/inside transitions. 
  • Always stay within the teacher/child ratios. 
  • Work as a team member to meet the needs of the children, classroom, and center as a whole.
  • Meet the emotional, social, physical and cognitive needs of each child
  • Make notes to Tadpole profiles with any changes to communicate with families. 
  • Report changes/ incidents/ accidents to front staff, staff manager, or director. 
  • Accepts temporary work assignments in the event regularly scheduled personnel are not available; for example, takes full  responsibility for the classroom in the absence of the support/assistant teacher, or may write, submit, and implement a weekly lesson plan. 
  • Performs other similar or related duties as necessary. 

  • Accepts temporary work assignments in the event regularly scheduled personnel is not available: for example, may answer telephones at the front desk, or may assist supervisor with doing headcounts, or cover for a teacher who calls out, temporarily leaves, or goes on vacation. 
  • Assists with planning and implementing academy-wide events; such as graduation, open houses, fall festivals etc.
  • Take assignments to supervise on field trips, graduation, or other Kiddie Academy events. 
  • Performs other similar or related duties as necessary to meet staffing needs. 
  • All employees are required to receive 24 hours of training each calendar year per state requirements.
Maintaining consistency is essential. That means always be supportive of what the curriculum/ lesson planning and daily schedule actively occurs daily. Make sure you are well prepared for opening/closing procedures. It is essential that daily schedules are followed along with meaningful interactions and strong connections. 

  • Must meet state requirements for the position. 
  • Candidates must have a clear background check to qualify for employment, and understand that random drug tests may be required.
  • Must be able to lift no less than 40 pounds on a consistent basis throughout the workday to at least waist high.
(Our facility assists in acquiring and completing all state requirements)
Before entering a classroom, candidates must possess the following:

  • Valid SS and ID
  • TB test
  • Temporary Blue Card/Sheriff Card
  • $11.50 money order (covers the cost of Nevada Automated Background Check System)
Within first 90 days of employment:

  •  CPR certification
  • 12 hours of Continued Education Online Trainings
  • Out of state background checks
  • Nevada Registry Certificate (eligible once all 90 day requirements are satisfied)
This job description highlights the essential functions, responsibilities and qualifications that are required of the employee. Other related duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned and/ or changed at any time with or without notice. By applying, you acknowledge that you are able to perform the essential functions and job qualifications as stated above.

Kiddie Academy Henderson


Henderson, NV



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