Job Description

Job Code:
18-056

Torrance, US-CA  90502

Employment Status:
FT 80% for 32 hours per week (regular full-time benefits)

# of Openings:
1

Department:
Options for Recovery-1902

Minimum education requirements:
GED or high school diploma

Salary Range:
$13.25 per hour

Last Updated:
11/15/18 1:11 PM

  • GED or equivalent work experience
  • 1 + years experience working with young children. Experience working with substance abusing families highly desirable                                    
  • Ability to work well under pressure, meet multiple and sometimes conflicting deadlines and interact professionally.                                    
  • Classes in, and knowledge of, child development and early childhood education and past training in developmentally appropriate center-based childcare highly desired

Description of Duties:

  • Assist the Childcare Coordinator in the overall operation of the child care program, attend & productively participate in meetings.
  • Plan & implement the daily curriculum. Provide care & developmental activities for infants & children both individually & in small groups.
  • Complete all necessary documentation including daily notes, behavior checklists, etc. Serve as model to parents                                                
  • Manage typical child behavior problems (e.g. tantrums) & demonstrate to parents effective methods of interacting with children; provide feedback to parents regarding their children’s behavior development, nutritional & medical needs, be supportive of parent’s efforts in changing interaction patterns; provide mommy helpers with positive feedback & instruction.      
  • Assist supervisor in maintaining optimum treatment environment including, but not limited to, laundry, general cleaning, and aftercare.
  • Facilitate hands on projects, arts/crafts that promote mother-child attachment and children’s social development. Examples: art projects, craft assignments, kid friendly projects, suggestions of fun sober ideas for recovering clientele, singing songs, etc.  

Salary:

13.25 an hour

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