Job Description

SUMMARY
Instruct students (ages 2 years 11 months to 5 years old) using Preschool Curriculum and Arizona Early Learning Standards

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
High School Diploma or G.E.D. AND 6 months of experience in a licensed childcare facility, public or private school OR

At least 12 credit hours in early childhood, child development, or closely related field.
OR

Associate’s (or higher) degree, or two-years (60 Semester-Hour credits) of study at an institute of higher learning
OR

N.A.C., C.D.A. or C.C.P. credentials


Copy of diploma, transcripts or test results must be submitted at time of hire.
Verbal & written communication skills in English and a demonstrated ability to read and comprehend
written/graphic and oral instructions.
Any equivalent combination of experience, training, or education.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
Experience as a teacher aide.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS AFTER HIRE
Level One IVP Fingerprint Clearance Card
Proof of immunity to rubeola (measles) and rubella (German measles), or proof of MMR immunization.

Documentation of a negative tuberculosis screening test, administered within 12 months before the start date.
CPR and First Aid Certificate
Employees assigned to certain sites that are working towards or hold NAEYC (National Association for
the Education of Young Children) accreditation, are required to have or be pursuing ECE (Early
Childhood Education) certification; ECE Certification is required within two years of hire.
12 hours Health and Safety Classes required 10 days after hire

COMMENTS
Effective: 2021-2022 SCHOOL YEAR
Location: Dunham Elementary School - 29th Street & Harrison Area
Classification: White Collar – Grade: 6

FTE: 1.0 – 8 hours per day
Work Calendar: 9.5 month

Positions less than 30 hours per week are not eligible for district benefits.

Internal candidates will transfer at a rate commensurate with their bargaining unit language. For more information on salary schedule, please reference the Employee Agreements Webpage.

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Tucson Unified School District is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination based on disability, race, color, religion/religious beliefs, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or national origin.

Job Contact Information
Name Andrea M Hudson
Title Program Coordinator
Phone 731-5207
Email andrea.hudson@tusd1.org
Applications will be accepted beginning
Friday, June 25, 2021 12:00 AM
(Pacific Standard Time)

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