Pre-K Assistant Teacher

Kai Ming Inc. | San Francisco, CA

Posted Date 5/14/2022

Do you want to make a difference in children's life everyday? Join Kai Ming Head Start! Currently, Kai Ming is looking for an experienced Assistant Teacher who can attend to the care and education of young children in a high quality setting to foster their school readiness and establish a foundation for success in school and life.


Job: The Assistant Teacher is responsible for the care and the development of children. He/she must perform job duties in a professional manner and be a role model for other staff, parents and children. He/She will plan and implement a curriculum with the guidance of the Lead Teacher to meet the Head Start Performance Standards.


Position Type: Full-time, Non-Exempt


Reports to: Lead Teacher/Site Manager


Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Associates Degree required.

  • Must have 24 ECE core units in Child Development/Early Childhood Education with a California Child Development Teacher Permit or higher.

  • At least 1 year of experience working with children in a preschool classroom setting.

  • Annual health exam and immunization Clearance

  • Criminal Background and Child Abuse Check Clearance

  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination record is required


Compensation and Benefits: 

  • Competitive Salary - determined based on the qualification & experience level 
  • Advanced Degree Stipend: Additional pay for holding advanced degrees 
  • $5000 CARES Stipend  - for all teaching staff 
  • Medical, Dental, Vision & Chiropractic/Acupuncture - 100% covered
  • Medical plan for dependent(s) under 26 years old - 100% covered
  • MRA (Medical Reimbursement Account) - employer sponsored contributions
  • Life, AD&D, LTD  - 100% covered
  • Retirement - automatic 15% employer contribution
  • EAP (Employee Assistance Program) - available to all employees 
  • Wellness - Various staff self-care & wellness benefits
  • Professional Development - Extensive training & coaching 
  • Tuition Support - Reimbursement & stipend for tuition, textbook & trainings
  • Education Support - Tuition/textbook reimbursement & paid release time for class
  • Paid Time Off - 11 days of holiday & up to 24 days of PTO 


Equal Opportunity: Kai Ming provides equal employment opportunities for staff and candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, military status or disability in accordance with local, state and federal guidelines. We strongly encourage people from diverse backgrounds to apply. We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workforce. 


Application process: Please submit your job application through Kai Ming’s career page Applications are accepted and evaluated until a suitable candidate has been selected.


Job Category
Management | Educators/Classroom | Operations/Facilities | Family Services
Full time

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