ECCE Teacher Assistant


Provides assistance to the ECCE Teacher in the day-to-day teaching/learning activities for three (3) and four (4) year old children at ECCE Centres in Trinidad.


  • Assists with planning activities using a variety of materials and equipment to improve the social, emotional, physical, creative, spiritual and intellectual development of children three (3) to under five (5) years of age.
  • Assists in evaluating the needs of individual children and prepares activity plans to meet those needs.
  • Prepares materials and teaching aids as necessary.
  • Assists with record keeping as required.
  • Assists aides and volunteers who may visit the Centre on internship or for professional development sessions.
  • Participates in professional development programmes, geared towards their own personal and professional development.
  • Assist in general duties as required from time to time to maintain the efficient operations of the ECCE Centre.


  • Five (5) subjects (including English A and Mathematics) – CXC General Proficiency, GCE or equivalent.
  • Professional Certification (inclusive of Practicum) obtained from School of Education (UWI), SERVOL or School of Continuing Studies (UWI)


  • Any other training agency that is satisfactorily assessed.
  • Minimum of three (3) years experience in the field of Early Childhood Education.

The closing date for the receipt of applications is April 14, 2023 at 11:59 p.m.