Preschool Co-Teacher

The Nest - New Cairo, Cairo

Applicants for
1 open position
Experience Needed:
More than 1 year
Career Level:
Entry Level
Job Type:
Full Time
1 open position
Females Only
About the Job

About the job :

The Pre-school Co- Teacher is responsible for all aspects of the care and education of the children enrolled in her class/group.She demonstrates initiative, is conscientious and provides complete follow-through on areas of responsibility.

Job Description:


  • Together with and under the supervision of the Class Teacher, the co-teacher creates and follows an age appropriate curricular plan for the academic year.
  • Plans and implements age and developmentally appropriate classroom practices that will include the areas of physical, emotional, social and cognitive needs of the young children.
  • Maintains regular observation and evaluation of children’s development and progress.
  • Achieves developmental milestones as defined by The Creative Curriculum (see developmental milestones booklet),
  • Ensures school readiness for graduating children in leading International English schools.

Emotional Well-being:

  • Ensures emotional well being of students.
  • Identifies and reports problem behaviors requiring professional intervention to the classroom Teacher. Physical Well being.
  • Ensures the safety of each child enrolled in the class whether in the classroom, on the playground, or in common areas.
  • Keeps number of accidents at a minimum.

Physical Well-being:

  • Ensures the safety of each child enrolled in the class whether in the classroom, on the playground, or in common areas.
  • Keeps number of accidents at a minimum

Interaction with Children:

  • Serves as a role model for the children in the areas of attitude, speech and actions on a daily basis.
  • Treats each child with dignity and respect for his/her cultural background.
  • Encourages children’s development in the areas of building self-confidence, problem solving, and taking responsibility for their actions.
  • Interacts with each child on a daily basis through circle time, centers, snacks, lunchtime, playground, free play, etc.
  • Is consistent, but lovingly enforces classroom discipline through positive behavior management techniques.
  • Refrains from using negative language with children.

Working Conditions :

  • The academic day starts at 7:30 AM sharp and ends at 3:30 PM
Job Requirements
  • Consistently able to observe and respond to children’s needs, emergencies, and/or conflicts that might occur in the classroom, on the playground, and/or in common areas.
  • Consistently able to supervise up to six children alone without supervision or support.
  • Consistently able to kneel or crouch down to maintain eye contact at child’s level.
  • Consistently able to sit on the floor to work with children.
  • Consistently able to react quickly to a child that is several meters away.
  • Consistently able to respond to children’s first aid needs (inside and on the playground), which may include cuts, bruises, blood/bodily fluids.
  • Consistently able to establish clear communications orally and in writing (in the English language) to children, parents, co-workers, and administration.
  • Consistently able to deal effectively with the stress involved in working closely with children, parents, coworkers, and administration.
About this Company

The Nest nursery and preschool, located inside of Arabella Country Club, is dedicated to the education and care of young children between the ages of 18 months to 4 years.

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