Assistant Teacher - Winterport

Waldo Community Action Partners | Winterport, ME

Posted Date 9/13/2017

General Scope of Duties:  

To provide developmentally appropriate preschool education that advances the cognitive, language, physical, social and emotional growth for a classroom of up to 20 children. Responsibilities include assisting the Lead Teacher/Site Manager to ensure compliance with all existing state child care licensing regulations and federal Head Start standards. Align all actions to support agency mission by ensuring all policies and procedures demonstrate integrity and ethical behavior.


Minimum/Necessary Qualifications

  1. Ability to work in computerized data based system.

  • Must maintain confidentiality at all times.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • Strong time management and organizational skills.

  • Proficient skills in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.

  • Ability to interpret rules and regulations.

  • Ability to lift up to 35 lbs. daily.

  • Must be flexible and able to work with multiple staff members.

    At least 21 years of age and meet one of the following:

  1. A CDA* with experience teaching preschool children.

  2. An Associate’s* or Bachelor’s* degree

  1. Ability to meet WCAP background clearance requirements.

  • Adequate transportation and ability to meet and maintain WCAP’s minimum insurance standards.

  • Able to pass physical and TB screening.

  • Must pass and maintain current CPR/First Aid certification.



  1. A Bachelors or advanced degree in early childhood education; or

  2. An Associate’s degree in early childhood education with experience teaching preschool children; or

  3. A Maine DOE issued 081 certification (conditional certification accepted)


A detailed job description is available on our website:   Please submit a completed WCAP employment application also available on our website to: Human Resources, WCAP, PO Box 130, Belfast, ME 04915.  This position will remain open until a suitable applicant is found. WCAP is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Katie Bagley, HR Manager
PO Box 130
Belfast 04915

Waldo Community Action Partners

Mid Coast Maine

Job Type
Teacher - Pre K
Job Location (County)

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Winterport, ME 04496