Educational Paraprofessional Position - Affton School District
Position: Educational Paraprofessional Position
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Part-time ECE Facilitator
Job Location: Affton Early Childhood Center
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Affton School District
St. Louis, MO 63123
Telephone: 314-633-5907
Job Description:

LOCATION: Affton Early Childhood Center
DETAILS: 9.5-month support staff position, with district-recognized holidays and paid sick and personal leave. This is a part-time, 25 hours per week position, with a district provided benefits package that includes employee health, dental, life and vision insurance.
COMPENSATION: According to the Support Staff Pay Schedule within the ECE Facilitator range. The hourly range for these positions is $14.50- $15.78.  Placement within the range is determined by like experience.  Pursuant to board policy, for initial placement a maximum of 5 years of experience may be applied to the Support Staff Pay Schedule.

JOB SUMMARY: The Facilitator delivers before/after school program services by implementing lesson plans and activities under the direction of the ECE Site Facilitator and maintaining a safe school environment for preschool students.
  • A high school diploma or equivalent is required
  • Prior experience supervising children in a camp, educational or daycare program is preferred
  • Effective communication skills (oral and written) and ability to follow written or oral instructions to implement lessons and activities based on program goals and objectives and the needs and qualities of students are required
  • The ability to listen well and respond to questions from parents, staff, and students in a positive, professional manner is required
  • The ability to maintain confidential information is required
  • The ability to effectively supervise preschool-age children is required
  • The ability to redirect and interact positively with students is required
  • The ability to develop effective working relationships with preschool-age students and the school community is required
  • The knowledge of working with children with disabilities is required
  • The ability to perform essential functions of the position is required
  • The ability to be dependable and punctual is required
  • Willingness to complete job-related training is required
  • The ability to work independently, use good judgment, think quickly and rationally, solve problems, and respond to stressful situations in a calm, caring manner are required
  • The ability to remain flexible & positive with the demands of the job without losing sight of the assignment is required
  • Knowledge of safety practices and procedures in working with children, and ability to obtain and maintain CPR and First Aid certification during term of employment are required
  • Recent child care compliance training by the Missouri Department of Family Services or willingness to complete is required
  • The ability to work with a multi-ethnic, multi-cultural population is required
For more information regarding ECE Facilitator duties and responsibilities, please view the ECE Facilitator Job Description.
All applicants must apply through Affton's Unified Talent Applicant Tracking website at:
External candidates must have a resume entered into Unified Talent Applicant Tracking, prior to the closing date, in order to be considered for a position. Cover letters are optional.
Current employees must complete an abbreviated Unified Talent Applicant Tracking application, by clicking on the Internal link at the top right side of the Job Listings page.

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.