JOB ID 8516
** This position is on call/ as needed. No guaranteed set of hours.
The Child Care Aide Substitute works as needed between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m., Monday through Friday
, in the child care center providing child care and completing related tasks. The Child Care Aide Substitute functions as a team member in providing total care of the children enrolled at World of Care.
Function as a team member to provide a warm, nurturing environment for each child; model and encourage developmentally appropriate practices as outlined by MSDE and the WOC Handbook and Philosophy Checklist
Read each child’s Child Care Plan before working with any child and ask for clarifying information as needed.
Assist individual children and small groups with: developmentally appropriate activities, classroom strategies and therapy.
Prepare and assist with daily care of infants and toddlers, including but not limited to children’s hygiene, mealtimes, sleeping, and play.
Maintain regular communication with all team members, including nurses and therapists as necessary, to assure that parents/caregivers are receiving all information regarding their child’s daily progress, needs and concerns.
Complete all assigned tasks related to center operations, such as cleaning and preparation of materials.
* The individual will demonstrate the ability to appropriately aid the needs of children and adolescents with or without a developmental disability and their families. The individual will be able to address the needs of certain specific adults with disabilities on a case-by-case basis as determined by the physicians
- High school diploma or GED preferred or high school student in good standing.
- Experience with children preferred.
Kennedy Krieger Institute - 19 months ago