Lina Lane's Learning Center

Childcare Worker - Weekends - 6am to 6pm

Reference ID : 94634
Location : Ellenwood, GA
Category : Education/Training
Job Type : Part Time

Description

Summary

This position is for a Family Child Care Learning Home (FCCLH) in Ellenwood, GA.

Our in-home childcare is expanding and seeking a dedicated and responsible Weekend Childcare Provider to ensure the safety, well-being, and engagement of children aged 1 to 10.

The ideal candidate will have a passion for working with children, be nurturing, and be capable of maintaining a structured and fun learning environment.

Duties

Supervision: Provide attentive and responsible care for children during assigned shifts.

  • Keep records of individual children, including daily observations and information about activities, meals served, and medications administered.

 

Safety: Ensure a safe environment by childproofing areas, monitoring playtime, and adhering to safety protocols.

  • Maintain a safe play environment.
  • Instruct children in health and personal habits, such as eating, resting, and toilet habits.
  • Sanitize toys and play equipment.

 

Bedtime Routine: Assist with bedtime routines (as required by shift), including bathing, changing, and reading bedtime stories.

 

Meal Preparation: Prepare and serve meals and snacks according to governmental dietary requirements and preferences.

  • Assist in preparing food and serving meals and refreshments to children.

 

Play and Activities: Engage children in age-appropriate activities, games, and crafts that promote their physical, emotional, and cognitive development.

  • Support children's emotional and social development, while encouraging an understanding of others and positive self-concepts.
  • Observe and monitor children's play activities.

 

Learning Assistance: Assist older children with homework and educational activities as needed.

  • Create and administer developmentally appropriate lesson plans.
  • Read to children and teach them fundamental skills that include painting, drawing, handicrafts, songs, etc.

 

Behavior Management: Implement positive discipline techniques and encourage good behavior and manners.

  • Identify signs of emotional or developmental problems in children and bring them to the Director's attention.

 

Emergency Response: Be prepared to handle emergencies, including basic first aid and contacting parents or guardians as required by policy.

 

Communication: Maintain open and effective communication with parents or guardians regarding the child's progress, activities, and any issues that may arise.

  • Communicate with children's parents or guardians about daily activities, behaviors, and related issues.
  • Perform general administrative tasks, such as taking attendance, editing internal paperwork, and making phone calls.

 

Light Housekeeping: Perform light housekeeping tasks related to childcare, such as tidying up play areas and cleaning dishes used during meals.

  • Perform routine housekeeping duties, such as laundry, cleaning, dishwashing, and linen changing.
  • Organize, clean, and store toys and materials to ensure order and sanitation in the activity areas.
  • Perform general personnel functions, such as supervision, training, and scheduling.

Requirements

•CDA (as a minimum).

•Previous experience in professional childcare, babysitting, or a related field.

•CPR and First Aid certification (highly preferred).

*Must complete or have 10 Hours of State Approved Heath and Safety Orientation Training by 15 December 2023.

•Strong interpersonal and communication skills.

•Patience, flexibility, and a nurturing demeanor.

•Ability to multitask and manage children of different age groups simultaneously.

•Reliable transportation to and from the employment location.

Nice To Haves

*Advanced College degree

*An Active, Professional Development Registry (PDR) profile

*Experience with Microsoft Word and One Notes

Benefits

*Retention Bonus (annual) - 10% of annual salary

*Company Cell Phone

*Company Computer



 

About Us

Lina Lane's Learning Center, a 3-Star Quality Rated, Family Child Care Learning Home (FCCLH) is owned by Edelina Lane. She has over 35 years of experience as an international, freelance, Professional Nanny and US-based, childcare professional. She has won a major childcare award for each of the past 7 years. Among her numerous awards and recognitions, she graduated Summa Cum Laude (2021), received the Hathccock Award for Educational Excellence (2021), was distinguished as DECAL Scholar of the Year (2021), was awarded the Tylenol / Terry Lynne Lockoff - Teacher of the Year distinction for the state of Georgia (2021), and won Child Educator of the Year (2019). Lina Lane's Learning Center has been selected 7 times by the State of Georgia as a benchmark site for educational excellence, operating under the motto: WHERE LEARNING & LAUGHTER COME TOGETHER!



Salary : $11 to $13/Hr
Minimum Education : Associate
Job Type : Part Time
Category : Education/Training
Minimum Experience : 1 Yr
Location : Ellenwood, GA

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