Part Time Child Care Worker
This position provides child care for the group participants for Strengthening Families Program. This includes ensuring safety and well being of children by being knowledgeable and having experience in child development, behavior management, and being trained in first aid and CPR.
• Lead structured, organized child’s play and recreational activities such as games.
• Observe child’s play and activities.
•Read to children and teach them simple drawings, paintings, and songs.
• Help children with homework.
• Assist in preparing refreshments for children.
•Attend to children’s needs such as bathroom and eating.
•Maintain structure and order during the duration of the parents groups sessions to allow parent/caregiver opportunity to fully participate in the group sessions.
•Assist site coordinator and group facilitators with meal preparation, setting up for group sessions, and cleaning up facility after group sessions.
•Sanitize toys and games after each session.
•Redirect children in a positive manner, time out, use positive reinforcement if child is disturbing the group, never leave child unattended, if necessary, ask the site coordinator for assistance.
High school diploma. At least a year experience working with children/adolescents in a childcare setting.
Eckerd is a drug-free workplace and Equal Opportunity Employer. Eckerd utilizes E-verify to confirm employment eligibility.
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