Do’s

  • DO take a personal interest in helping and working with teachers, staff and students. 
  • DO be willing to learn more about fostering the process of growth and development in children. 
  • DO be willing and able to follow directions from teachers and staff. 
  • DO be adaptable and flexible when working with children. 
  • DO have a cooperative attitude in working with school personnel. 
  • DO be imaginative, creative and optimistic. 
  • DO be consistent and dependable. 
  • DO keep all student information strictly confidential. 
  • DO have a sense of humor as well a patience and understanding. 
  • DO accept each child for who they are. 
  • DO let the teacher be responsible for discipline. 
  • DO deposit all donations, items and gifts only with the Setu Office staff & seek an acknowledgement receipt

Dont's

  • DON’T forget to sign in and out of the Setu every time you’re in the building. 
  • DON’T scold when pointing out errors. Use a positive approach. 
  • DON’T become annoyed when students don’t understand something the first time. 
  • DON’T be afraid to laugh at yourself. 
  • DON’T lose your temper. 
  • DON’T do a student’s work for them. 
  • DON’T discuss student’s work with anyone but the teacher. 
  • DON’T ask teachers or others for personal information about students. 
  • DON’T threaten or punish students. 
  • DON’T intervene or contradict a teacher once a problem has been handled. 
  • DON’T forget to contact the teacher or school if you can’t fulfill your commitment.
  • DON’T offer any money/ direct gifts to the students.