Aides working at Small World Childcare assist teachers in providing exceptional quality care and fun activities for youngsters ages newborn to 8yrs. Small World Childcare is a drop-in facility licensed for up to 70 children per day.
Job Requirements :
Minimum age 18 years. Previous experience working with infants strongly preferred. True desire to work with young children, especially infants, a must. Fun-loving personality and a good sense of humor is always a plus!
Offers of employment may be contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation.
NOTE: this is a Winter SEASONAL position.
What we expect of you:
We value teacher's aides who are responsible, reliable, nurturing and enthusiastic. Job expectations vary depending on the age of children in your care. Expectations range from feeding, diapering, napping and nurturing infants to arts and crafts, snow play and gondola rides for preschoolers. Aides assist teachers with daily operations within specific age-appropriate classrooms. Our primary objective is to provide exceptional quality care as well as fun, creative experiences for Mammoth's youngest guests while parents recreate on the slopes.
What to expect from us:
Small World Childcare is located at the Main Lodge and is open for the balance of the season, through the Easter holiday. Hours of operation are 8:30a.m. - 4:30p.m, seven days a week. The weekly work schedule is dependant on guest demand; typically 30 to 40 hours a week. Small World Childcare offers five programs, each with its very own age-appropriate learning environment. i.e. Infant Room (0-17mo.), Toddler Room (18mo. to 30 mo.), Advanced Toddler Room (2-3 yrs) and Preschool Room (3-6 yrs).
We also offer a combination Sports School program designed to teach youngsters (4 + yrs) to ski and snowboard. Depending on your area of past experience, expertise or desire, you will be trained to care for children in one or all programs. Incentives, contests and social gatherings amongst staff make this a FUN working environment!! If you are interested in gaining experience and knowledge working with young children, this is the perfect job for you!