Part-time Educational Aide, Little School

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Title:Part-time Educational Aide, Little School Opportunity Type:Part-time Position Type:Student (Part-time) Position Classification:Non-Exempt Home Department:Little School Pay Grade:N/A Open until filled:Yes Overview:

Santa Fe College (SF) has been recognized as one of the top-rated community colleges in the United States. Santa Fe College is a comprehensive public college that offers a range of Bachelor’s degrees, Associate in Arts, Associate in Science and Associate in Applied Science degree options, as well as Certificate and Non-Degree programs. Santa Fe College is a student-centered institution with a commitment to open access, academic excellence, and cultural and ethnic diversity. A high quality of life, temperate climate, proximity to the University of Florida, diverse cultural events, and plentiful recreational opportunities make SF and Gainesville an ideal community to work and live.

Compensation: Hourly Rate of $8.50 as per the Santa Fe College Salary Schedule. Limited to no more than 25 hours per week.


The Santa Fe College Little School provides early learning experiences and care for children ages 1-5 years. We are also a Teacher Training Site for Early Childhood Education students, as well as a research and observation site for students in other fields of study who are learning to work effectively with young children.

The Little school is seeking Educational Aides with a positive attitude, welcoming body language, enthusiasm for helping children learn, and strong communication skills.

Responsibilities and Duties:
  • Provide tender loving care and educational experiences for children of a designated age between 1-5 years.
  • Provide service excellence through courteous, informed, accessible and professional engagement.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Reports to: Director, Little School


Required: The Educational Aide must be a currently enrolled Santa Fe College student, in good academic and behavioral standing, taking six (6) or more credit hours. A criminal background check will be conducted.

Preferred: Early Childhood Education major OR experience working in an Early Learning Center with children ages 1-5 years.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to work successfully in a multi-cultural environment.

Application Process: All applicants must submit a complete the SF Employment Application, an up-to-date resume, a cover letter and current class schedule through the job portal to be considered for this position.

All submitted materials will be routed and review by the following Job Contact:

Karen Bennett, Director, Little School


Required Documents:Cover Letter, Resume/Curriculum Vitae, SF Current Class Schedule




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Posted: 8/9/2019
Application Due: 11/7/2019
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