Pay Range: $15.50 per hour or higher depending on experience
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Position Summary: This position is responsible for the everyday childcare responsibilities and upkeep of the Children's Center under the instruction of supervisors.
Duties may include:
Caring for the needs of children
Assist with maintaining consistency among classroom operations
Maintain an environment that promotes growth
Maintain a safe and sanitary environment
Other duties as assigned
Willing to complete Child Development Associate (CDA) Certificate in infants, toddlers or preschool. Timeline of completion established upon hire
Communicating with and engaging with children
Guiding the behavior of children
Following written instructions
Experience with, orknowledge of, typical and atypical development of children from six weeks to preschool age
Knowledge of NAEYC philosophy and standards
Joined Idaho Stars PDS
Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:
Physical ability to work around small children
Ability to lift, carry and/or otherwise move 50 lbs
Stand, sit, run and climb stairs
Required Licensures, Certifications or other
CPR and First Aid certifications, or able to acquire within 1 month of hire
Must pass a State of Idaho Health and Welfare background check
Must enroll in Idaho Stars Professional Development System (PDS) within 90 days of hire date
Posting Number: SP003720P
Posting Date: 12/12/2022
Open Until Filled: Yes
Special Instructions: To be considered your 'Letter of Qualification' must address each of the required qualifications. Additionally, please provide information in support of your application regarding the preferred qualifications as relevant.
For 1st consideration, please apply by December 26, 2022.
Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.
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