This position is for a Family Child Care Learning Home (FCCLH) in Ellenwood, GA.
Our in-home childcare is expanding and seeking dedicated and responsible Weekend Nights (Saturday and Sunday only, from 6 pm to 6 am), 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.
Supervision: Provide attentive and responsible care for children during assigned shifts.
Safety: Ensure a safe environment by childproofing areas, monitoring playtime, and adhering to safety protocols.
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.
Play and Activities: Engage children in age-appropriate activities, games, and crafts that promote their physical, emotional, and cognitive development.
Learning Assistance: Assist older children with homework and educational activities as needed.
Behavior Management: Implement positive discipline techniques and encourage good behavior and manners.
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.
Light Housekeeping: Perform light housekeeping tasks related to childcare, such as tidying up play areas and cleaning dishes used during meals.
•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.
*Advanced College degree
*An Active, Professional Development Registry (PDR) profile
*Experience with Microsoft Word and One Notes
*Retention Bonus (annual) - 10% of Annual Salary
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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!