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Exceptional Persons Inc PRN-Child Care Center Assistant Teacher in Waterloo, Iowa

PRN-Child Care Center Assistant TeacherChildren & Family Services - Child Development Center (F600) · Waterloo, Iowa

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DepartmentChildren & Family Services - Child Development Center (F600)

Employment TypePRN

Minimum ExperienceEntry-level

Compensation$9.25 - $10.50 DOE

This is working at EPI – connecting people, creating opportunities, and nurturing growth. Real career. Real purpose.

This position qualifies for a $2.00 an hour increase in compensation for every hour worked during these difficult times. The increase will continue through May of 2021 or until specific criteria to the conditions are met.

Exceptional Persons, Inc. has a PRN opportunity available for people looking to make a difference. Our PRN Assistant Teacher will live out our mission of connecting people, creating opportunities and nurturing growth.

As a PRN Assistant Teacher you will experience personal GROWTH opportunities through career advancement and CONNECT to a community that leads a greater PURPOSE!


  • Creates and maintains enthusiastic, respectful, and positive work environment for children, staff, students, families and faculty.

  • Positively demonstrates an interest in, concern for, and relates well to young children and their families

  • Helps to prepare daily report sheets for each child enrolled in the classroom.

  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

  • Works and supports in conjunction with the Coordinator and Lead Teachers implementing a curriculum that supports center philosophy and meets children’s needs to maintain a high quality early education program.

  • Maintain child/staff ratio.

  • Provide care for children ages 6 weeks to 5 years old.

  • Analyzes and resolves any problems that may arise with parents, staff, students or children in partnership with Lead Teacher.

To be successful you will have:

  • Knowledge of state child care licensing standards and registration guidelines for child care centers

  • Ability to work flexible hours

  • Excellent customer service, public relations skills, and the ability to work with staff, students, the general public, and small children.

  • Ability to identify and use appropriate assessments and evaluation instructions

  • Knowledge of Quality Rating System (QRS) criteria and National Association for the Education of Young Children NAEYC) accreditation.

  • Knowledge of Creative Curriculum philosophy and techniques/objectives

  • Ability to speak, read and write in English.


  • High school diploma or a GED.

  • Preferred Associates degree in Early Childhood Education.

  • Preferred 1 year of experience in child care/education related field.

  • Related direct work experience with Infant through Preschool age children.

  • Must be 18 years old or older.

  • Pick up open shifts based off days you can workandbe assigned to work as needed.

  • This position requires the ability to pass an extensive background check, including checks of the Dependent Adult and Child Abuse registries, the Sex Offender registry, and a criminal history check.


  • Shift: 1st

  • Tier: PRN (When needed) Minimum of twenty (20) hours per bi-weekly pay period when vacancies are available

Post job offer drug screen required.

EPI is an equal opportunity employer.

Real Career! Real Purpose!