Required Physical Demands of Essential Functions and Responsibilities: · Work is conducted mostly in a classroom environment with some potential for work on a school bus. · Occasional phone use. · Occasional use of video terminal and keyboarding. · Ability to monitor and respond to events going on at all times in the classroom and outdoor play areas. · Physical ability to move quickly in order to redirect children for the purpose of insuring a child’s safety or the safety of others in the environment. · Ability to respond appropriately both physically and mentally to en emergency or crisis situation, such as to provide CPR and/or First Aid to a pre-school age child, to evacuate a building, etc. · In normal work day, may stand/walk __4__ hrs/day; may sit _4_ hrs/day; may drive __1 hrs/week; may use hands for repetitive grasping, pushing and pulling, typing and fine manipulation _2_ hrs/day; may use hands at or above shoulder level for _1_ hrs/day. · In normal work day, may bend, squat, and/or climb frequently. Frequent kneeling, stooping, bending and sitting on the floor or in small chairs. · Work is light in nature, occasional lifting up to 20 lbs. with frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighing up to 10 lbs. Occasional lifting of a child weighing up to 60 lbs.