Whiting Preschool and Child Care


After School Program Staff

Reference ID: 3428
Location: Shoreham, VT
Category: Education/Training
Job Type: Part Time
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Description

Summary


The After School Program Staff supports the Program Director by helping to create a caring and safe environment for the children and assisting in activities to improve the overall care and quality of education. S/he must be able to communicate, listen and work well with others in a team environment. Assisting the staff in implementing a quality school age educational program and in developing positive relationships with the children and their parents, the Program Staff observes and documents childrens interest and progress, and relays that information back to parents and staff. The Program Staff are responsible for implementing developmentally appropriate activities based on childrens interests and needs under the direction of the Program Director.


Duties


        Assist in the implementation of school age program activities and encourage participation by children.

        Actively engage in activities; manage cleanliness, order, and availability of classroom materials.

        Maintain frequent communications with parents through informal discussions and daily reports.

        Encourage self-help and good hygiene through behavior modeling.

        Help ensures smooth, daily transitions for children.

        Follow all program policies and state regulations.

        Maintain personal professional development plan to ensure continuous quality improvement.


Requirements


        Minimum of 1-2 years of professional education experience preferred

        High energy.

        Ability to work well with others.

        Strong oral and written communication skills and basic computer skills.

        An understanding of child development, will train the right candidate

        Excellent leadership, organizational, and interpersonal skills.

        Infant/child CPR and First Aid certification, will train the right candidate

        Must clear full background check.



Minimum Education: High School or Equivalent
Job Type: Part Time
Category: Education/Training
Minimum Experience: 1 Yr
Location: Shoreham, VT