Kids Club Associate

Gold's Gym International, Inc. Reston , VA 20190

Posted 2 days ago

Overview

The Kids Club Associate provides all the necessary primary care for infants, independent and group activities for toddlers and direct supervision of older children in a specific area of the gym. Primary job is to ensure the safety and security of all children while in the Kids Club care.

Responsibilities

  • Cares for children in a defined area of the gym for the attending member(s).

  • Organizes and participates in recreational activities, such as games.

  • Reads to children, and teaches them simple painting, drawing, crafts, and songs

  • Care for special needs children as needed to include securing the children in equipment, such as chairs and slings

  • Organizes and stores toys and materials to ensure order in Kids Club area

  • Must portray a fun and energetic demeanor

  • Sanitizes toys, play equipment, and complete the daily cleaning checklist

  • Helps plan age appropriate activities on a weekly basis

  • Ensures that all necessary paperwork is completed as needed to include: accident reports, sign in sheets, weekly tally sheets, and opening and closing sheets

  • Attends all required staff meetings

  • Pages parent/guardian if necessary to attend to discipline issues and attend to personal needs (diaper changing, changing clothes, restroom assistance)

  • Ensures parents are adhering to the Kids Club policies and signs child in and out of facility

  • Ensures that all safety precautions are taken when receiving and releasing children to the parent/legal guardian by using the Parental ID check in process.

  • Must ensure no drinks or foods are in the Kids Club

  • Must be accountable for children at all times

  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED required

  • 2-3 years childcare experience preferred

  • Basic computer skills

  • Infant and Child First Aid and CPR certification required

  • Ability to safely lift and hold children

  • Ability to setup play equipment and pick up toys

  • Must be able to communicate well with children

  • Excellent verbal and written communication with adult parent(s) required

  • Requires the ability to stand or sit for up to 8 hours throughout the workday

  • Ability to lift up to 25 pounds

  • Hearing sufficient to understand conversations, both in person and on the telephone

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