Early Childhood Teacher Assistant YMCA Child Care Center at Fairport Baptist Homes
Eastside Family YMCA
1835 Fairport Nine Mile Point Road Penfield, NY 14526
Salary Range: $8.00 - $8.50
GENERAL FUNCTION: Under the direction of the Center Director, the Early Childhood Teacher Assistant performs any combination of the following duties when attending children in the designated area; observes and monitors play activities, reads, plays games, administers meals and snacks, keeps area and children clean and tidy. The candidate will accompany children on walks or other outings assist lead teacher with implementing activities and always ensures safety and well being of children in their care. Greets everyone by using names whenever possible; extends thanks whenever appropriate; makes relationship building the number one priority at all times. The position is responsible for ensuring that the mission, purpose, image and core values of the YMCA of Greater Rochester is conveyed. QUALIFICATIONS: The candidate must enjoy children and have experience working with groups of children, demonstrate competence in taking charge of children and have discretion when supervising play. The candidate must be at least 18 years of age and have a high school diploma or GED and meet all guidelines and requirements for Assistant Teacher mandated by the Office of Children & Family Services. PRINCIPLE ACTIVITIES: The member relations aspect of this position requires that relationship building be the number one priority at all times, attending to the needs and requests of health seekers, members, and all people within the YMCA in a courteous and friendly manner.