An equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability, race, ethnicity, gender, religion, or otherwise. Minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Maravilla Care Center
8825 South 7th Street
The Child Care Aide is responsible for creating joy in a child's life by teaching through play and hands-on activities while implementing daily curriculum, which helps foster children's social, emotional, physical, and cognitive development.
Essential Functions of Position:
Responsible for regular facilitation of parent/guardian communication or conference to discuss children's progress, orientation, transitions, and developmental goals.
Interact frequently, affectionately, and respectfully with children.
Follow all safety and health rules while supervising all children at all times.
Responsible for keeping the environment and equipment safe, clean and attractive.
Establishing positive relationships with children and families.
Planning and implementing curriculum that advances all areas of children's learning and development.
Engage and communicate with individual children during the activities and routines.
Responsible for preparing monthly calendars and craft packets.
Responsible for monitoring and ensuring children's safety throughout the day.
Assist children with routine direct care such as: dressing, eating, and toileting, etc
Responsible for reporting any suspected abuse and neglect of children to immediate supervisor.
Responsible for ensuring all appropriate records such as timesheets, child care logs, parent payments are properly documented.
Responsible for coordinating and assisting children's interaction with the neighbors.
Other duties as assigned.
Qualifications / Requirements:
High school Diploma or GED required.
Previous training and/or experience with developing consistent, stable, and supportive relationships with infant and children is highly preferred.
Valid Fingerprint Clearance Card or be able to obtain fingerprint clearance card required.
Current First Aid and CPR certification or able to obtain within 90 day of employment
Negative TB test within last twelve (12) months or able to obtain prior to start date.
Maravilla Care Center