University of Alaska UAF Community & Technical College Assistant Teacher (Child Care); Program Aide in Fairbanks, Alaska
UAF Community & Technical College Assistant Teacher (Child Care); Program Aide
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Classification:Temporary Service Casual
Grade:Temporary Staff Grade 75
Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Fairbanks
School/Business unit:Community and Technical College
Position Summary:If you have a passion for seeing children learn and grow, join our team! UAF's Community and Technical College is seeking an energetic Assistant Child Care Teacher / Program Aide for our Bunnell House Early Childhood Lab School. The successful candidate must be able to lift or move up to 50 lbs, have good vision and hearing as mandated to meet all childcare regulatory and licensing requirements and have current infant-child-adult first aid and CPR certification.
100Early Childhood Assistant Program Teacher: Position works in conjunction with lead teacher planning and implementing model developmental programs. Position assists in the implementation of the program plan and provides the daily care, education and supervision of children in an assigned area. Provides an environment of acceptance in which children can grow with positive self-concept. Observes, records, and reports individual and group behavior in an accurate and timely manner. Assists in the care and supervision of children, including changing, toileting, feeding, nap time, and playground supervision.
Safety/Health: Establishes and maintains a well-organized, safe, healthy environment for children. Checks materials, equipment and supplies to see that amounts are adequate and in good repair. Takes preventive measures against hazards to physical safety. Identifies unusual behavior or symptoms which may indicate need for health care. Supervises and plans for sanitary, social and positive meal times for children.
Children/Families: Recognizes and supports the diverse needs of student, staff and faculty families using the UAF Community & Technical College Early Childhood lab services. Establishes positive, supportive, professional relationships with each family. Participates in the registration of students for the school year and summer program as well as other special activities. Familiarizes new families with enrollment procedures to include understanding and complying with all policies. Establishes good communications with parents in daily conferences that facilitate the free flow of information about their child.Essential
The successful candidate will work in conjunction with a Lead Teacher planning and implementing model developmental programs. They will assist in the implementation of the program plan and provide the daily care, education, and supervision of children in an assigned area; observe, record, and report individual and group behavior in an accurate and timely manner; assist in the care and supervision of children, including changing, toileting, feeding, nap time, and playground supervision; and assist in providing an environment of acceptance in which children can grow with positive self-concept.
In additional to being able to lift or move up to 50 lbs, the successful candidate must also have good vision and hearing as mandated to meet all childcare regulatory and licensing requirements. Infant-child-adult first aid and CPR certification are a must in this position.
The successful applicant is required to complete a background check. Any offer of employment is contingent on the background check.
Pursuant to Board of Regents’ Policy 04.01.055.B, temporary, extended temporary, adjunct, student, casual labor, regular new hire probationary employees and those positions designated by the president as officers and senior administrators of the university are employed at-will.
It is the policy of the University of Alaska Fairbanks that all employees are required to attend training to meet the requirements of the positions they hold, and to complete the required training within a specified period of time to remain employed at UAF. The policy can be located at: http://www.uaf.edu/chancellor/policy/04.07.010/
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Advertised:22 Jun 2017Alaskan Daylight Time
Applications close:30 Jun 2018Alaskan Daylight Time