Chicanos Por La Causa, Inc.

Lordsburg, New Mexico, United States

Teacher Assistant - HelpNM

Posted over 1 month ago

Job Description

Lordsburg NM

Teacher Assistant - HelpNM

Effective January 3, 2022, all CPLC Employees and all Service Providers, are required to be Fully Vaccinated against COVID-19. Newly hired employees, who are not Fully Vaccinated at the time of hire, are expected to begin a vaccination series immediately upon hire. CPLC recognizes medical and religious exemptions to the COVID-19 vaccination requirement, in accordance with applicable law and upon approval by CPLC. However, any person approved for an exemption, without exception, is subject to masking, weekly COVID-19 testing at their expense, and other requirements established by CPLC from time to time.


Assist the teacher in planning and implementing activities with children between the ages of 3-5 years of age, consistent with the curriculum guide, resources and training provided; follow basic principles of early childhood development defined by the program and establish and maintain effective, working relationships with children, parents, and staff. In the absence of the teacher; the teacher assistant will assume the routine of the teacher. Teacher Assistant is supervised in the classroom by the teacher and on a secondary level by the Center Manager or Lead Teacher.

This job description does not detail all duties of a particular job assignment. Additional duties, responsibilities and accountabilities may be assigned to an incumbent in this position.


  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education or related field; or Child Development Associate (CDA) or equivalent credential; or must obtain the credential within 6-months of employment.
  • One (1) year of experience in an early childhood program serving preschool children

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

First Aid/CPR Certification

Other Qualifications

Early Learning New Mexico Health and Safety Orientation

TB Test

Bilingual Preferred

Complete job description attached.