JUST FOR KIDS INC Childcare Assistant/Teacher in HELENA, Montana
The most important part of this job is to play and care for these children. To want to spend time with them in a loving, caring and supportive environment. Our children spend a good deal of time with their teacher and we are looking for people who enjoy spending time with little children. - In addition to this the teacher would supervise infants and toddlers individually and in small groups. - Provide care, guidance and developmental experiences, meeting the appropriate educational and emotional needs of the children. - Give each child individual specialized attention each day, responding to their particular needs and characteristics. - Provide and assist in personal hygiene practices, including toileting issues as necessary. - Keep records of each child as necessary to assure quality care.- Participate in parent conferences and discuss with parents the items noted in the child's record. - Answer parental questions regarding the child's progress, discuss the child's special abilities life style and incorporate notes on conferences with the parents into the child's record.- Perform other duties as assigned, such as cleaning and organizing their classroom. - Schedule will vary depending on classrooms. Full time and part time jobs are available. Center is open Monday through Friday 7am to 5:30pm Salary is based on training and experience. Experience is not necessary but each staff is required to take online training courses paid for by the center. The more training the staff has, the higher the salary. Benefits --The advantage of this schedule is no weekends or evenings. The shift would be either 7 am to 4 pm, 8 am to 5 pm or 8:30am to 5:30pm Monday through Friday. Employee may accrue personal leave days and enjoy paid holidays. There is also an opportunity to earn a two year associates degree from the University of Montana Dillon paid for through our center.