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TEACHER ASSISTANT/BUS DRIVER - Early Head Start (EHS) or Head Start (HS)

Assist teacher in all aspects of classroom supervision/instruction and also perform the duties of a Bus Driver.  Responsible for transporting Head Start children to and from the center daily and for the supervision of all passengers on the bus (children, parents and staff).



  1. Assist Teacher to arrange and maintain a safe, clean, and attractive classroom environment.
  2. Conduct, supervise, and take part in daily classroom activities.
  3. Plan and implement lesson plan.
  4. Arrange and conduct parents’ activities and parent meetings.
  5. Ensure that each child’s records are accurate and up to date.
  6. Other duties deemed necessary by the Teacher and/or Center Director.
  7. Practice safe driving habits at all times.
  8. Follow established bus routes to pick up and return Head Start children.
  9. Perform minor repairs and/or upkeep the vehicle.
  10. Upholds all state and agency rules and regulations pertaining to the transportation of children on a bus or commercial vehicle.



High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or two to four years’ child development or related experience and and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.



Incumbent must have CDA, CDL, CPR, and First Aid certification, and possess a valid drivers’ license.