Description: The Child Care Worker works with grades K-5 and/or preschool children in Community Education programs. Hours approximately: 6am-9am and 3:30pm-6:00pm, with varying shifts. Daytime hours also available in Discovery Learning (pre-school) wrap around program. Locations: Rogers, Otsego, Elk River, and Zimmerman Elementary Schools Job Summary: 1.Work with grades K-5 and/or preschool children in Community Education programs.Assist with program duties including indoor and outdoor activities, supervise children, and provide a safe environment. 2.Have age appropriate materials and activities available for those enrolled. Depending on the site and time of day, children can range from infant to approximately age 12. 3.Interact with the children and provide positive behavior reinforcement and guidance. 4.Maintain the rooms, supplies and equipment, including washing toys and tables, maintaining inventory, setting up and taking down tables or equipment, supervising on the playground or in the gym, and light cleaning. 5.Work as a part of a team with other staff members or designated volunteers to maintain a positive and professional work environment. 6.Communicate with the Program Manager, Coordinator, and program staff regarding daily schedule, duties, attendance tracking and related matters so consistency in practice is maintained. 7.Attend required District training in Bloodborne Pathogens and staff development topics, as well as staff meetings throughout the year. 8.Maintain current certification in First Aid/CPR. 9.Other job duties as assigned. Qualifications: 1.Age 18 and older preferred, ages 16-18 may be considered as child care program assistants 2.Valid Minnesota Drivers License and good driving record are required 3.Training and experience related to child development, child guidance, cultural dynamics, communication, and activities is desired. 4.Current First Aid and CPR certification is required 5.Flexibility and the ability to sub for other Child Care Workers or shifts is needed. Application Procedure: Apply online Starting Wage: $12.35/hr. ISD 728 is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ISD 728 ensures equal employment opportunities regardless of race, creed, gender, color, national origin, religion, age, sexual orientation or disability. ISD 728 has a policy of active recruitment of qualified minority teachers and non-certified employees. Any individual needing assistance in making application for any opening should contact the Department of Human Resources.
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