Child Care Aide 2

Position Information


Position Title Child Care Aide 2
Posting Number 0092
Position Summary

This is a full-time, permanent clerical support position.

The Child Care Aide is under close supervision under the direction of the Assistant Director, Lead Teacher and Child Care Specialist.

Work performed in the implementation of program goals and classroom objectives, and performing related work as required for children six (6) weeks to five (5) years old.

Required Education and Work Experience

High school diploma or equivalent.

One (1) year of childcare experience.

Child Development Associate Credential (CDA) or higher..

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Other Characteristics

Knowledge of methods, materials and program operations for children six (6) weeks to five (5) years.

Knowledge of recreational activities associated with creative play.

Knowledge of general psychological and biological need of children.

Ability to make minor decisions in accordance with established policies and procedures.

Ability to react quickly and calmly in stressful situations.

Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions.

Ability to establish and maintain an effective working relationship with the public, children, and other employees.

Primary Tasks and Responsibilities

Assists in directing and directs activities of children in program.

Assists with supervision of small and large groups of children.

Assists children with self-help skills.

Works with individual children on specific tasks.

Attends all related training, seminars and parent related activities, conducts or assists with parent conferences.

Assists with the preparation and presentation of educational materials.

Helps in planning and developing each day’s activities.

Records, evaluates, assesses and updates regularly class attendance, etc.

Helps with serving meals and snacks.

May perform other duties as assigned by the Director.

Posting Date 07/25/2016
Closing Date
Desired Start Date
Open Until Filled No
Organizational Unit Child Care Centers
Work Location
Work Hours
Special Instructions to Applicants

This is a grant-funded position. Employment continuation is based on refunding of the grant.

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job.

Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation and receipt of official High School or college transcripts.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is the highest level of education attained?
    • GED
    • High School Diploma
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelors Degree
    • Masters Degree
    • PHD
  2. How many years of experience do you have in this type of position?
    • 0-1
    • 1-3
    • 3-5
    • 5-7
    • 7+
  3. Have you ever been convicted of any felonies?
    • No
    • Yes

Application Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Unofficial Transcript
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Reference 1
  2. Other Document