It is that time of the year and I am hoping to line up a hire for this summer. This year’s summer camp first day begins on Monday, June 19 and runs through August 25.
The skills, values and work ethic obtained through our summer camp child care work experience as well as a dedication to children’s health, safety and growth development, translate very well into other careers. We are hopeful that this opportunity will appeal to one of your students. Those interested are encourage to call and set up an in person visit.
We are a State licensed Family Day Care Provider located off Braddock and 495 in search of a Childcare Assistant/Summer Camp Counselor Monday – Friday 8:30 am to 5:30 pm.
Applicant must have experience working with elementary age children; have CPR and first aid certification and a TB test. Regulatory requirement is such that the individual must be willing to undergo Child Protective Service, FBI and criminal background checks. Position also requires evidence of course hours in the field of early child development/ early learning. If an applicant is without these stated requirements, we may be able to assist in obtaining.
Applicant must be responsible, reliable, energetic, and love interacting with children. Duties include helping with execution of the daily routine, providing the children with guidance and assistant with activities such as arts and crafts projects, taking children for walks/playing outside, reading stories, playing games and helping to keep daycare area clean and tidy.
Applicant must be able to lift children, sit on the floor, and chaperon the children on daily field trips.
Applicant must be able to present acceptable documents evidencing identity and employment authorization. Compensation which could include room and board with pay is based on experience. We are also willing to work with the applicant in their discipline as a paid internship. As you know, the position offers work experience with practical application of the industry early learning with health and safety best practices.
Jackson Child Care