Excellence, Teamwork, Leadership and Innovation. These are the values that define UConn Health, and we are looking for team members that share these same values. Our top rated organization is looking to add two (2) 50% part-time Students (Service Workers) to our growing team. If you have a background in this field, we want to hear from you.
UConn Health is looking for a skilled student with experience in a childcare environment. This is a part-time position. Primary responsibilities are to supervise and instruct children aged six (6) weeks through preschool, with a program designed to stimulate cognitive, emotional, physical and social growth in a safe, caring environment. This position will work in the Creative Child Care Center under the general supervision of the Head Childcare Teacher, Center Director or an employee of higher grade.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITY:
Must have one of the following:
Current enrollment in a degree program in a child-related field for the Fall/2019 semester.
Have at least six (6) months of experience in childcare environment with children aged six (6) weeks through five (5) years of age.
Must be able to verify current student status in formal accredited program upon hire. Acceptable documentation to include either a letter from academic advisor on letterhead; or a course schedule listing current term of enrollment, name of educational institute and student's name.
Incumbents in this class must complete and maintain First Aid certifications and medication training and be responsible for obtaining state licensing required continuing education units. May be required to complete and maintain CPR certification.
In compliance with NAEYC guidelines, must be at least eighteen (18) years old.
As a condition of employment and at the incumbent's expense, a Criminal Fingerprint Background check, both State and Federal, as well as a check of the State Child Abuse Registry must be processed and cleared by the Department of Public Health.
SCHEDULE: various part-time hours up to 20 hours/week, primarily afternoons, Monday-Friday, days. 30 - 60 minute unpaid meal break (depending on work schedule).
MINIMUM FULL-TIME SALARY EQUIVALENT: $11.00/hour; no benefits.
Why UConn Health
UConn Health is a vibrant, integrated academic medical center that is entering an era of unprecedented growth in all three areas of its mission: academics, research, and clinical care. A commitment to human health and well-being has been of utmost importance to UConn Health since the founding of the University of Connecticut schools of Medicine and Dental Medicine in 1961. Based on a strong foundation of groundbreaking research, first-rate education, and quality clinical care, we have expanded our medical missions over the decades. In just over 50 years, UConn Health has evolved to encompass more research endeavors, to provide more ways to access our superior care, and to innovate both practical medicine and our methods of educating the practitioners of tomorrow.
UConn Health is an affirmative action employer, in addition to an EEO and M/F/V/PWD/PV employer.
All employees are subject to adherence to the State Code of Ethics which may be found at www.ethics.state.ct.us.
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