Specialist, Education

Job description

Overview

GENERAL SUMMARY OF POSITION:

 

Under the supervision of the Program Director and the Center Coordinator, will assist professional staff playgroup leaders in planning, staffing and cleaning up assigned playgroups.  Will also be responsible for maintaining health, safety and cleanliness of the playgroup environment

Responsibilities

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • Assists in planning group activities with group professionals. 
  • Responsible for room set up which includes collecting equipment and play materials and setting them up appropriately, setting up snack and table top activities 
  • Responsible for room clean up, putting toys and equipment away properly, vacuuming room, washing dishes and toys and linens as needed
  • Assists professional staff in direct care of children while in playgroup, helping children with separation problems, modeling appropriate parenting and behavior management techniques for parents, assisting children with eating at snack as needed, and engaging children with toys and gross motor activities
  • Maintains clean and safe environment for children in center in both classroom and center space areas
  • Performs other related duties as requested and as time permits
Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

 

  • High school graduate with a minimum of one year experience working with young children.  Communication and social skills necessary to interact with children with special needs and their families 
  • Must be able to lift and position children weighing up to thirty pounds

 

 

 

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Job No:
Posted: 6/4/2021
Application Due: 6/3/2022
Work Type: Full Time
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