Child Care Assistant PRN Day at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 9/28/2021


Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    Tavares, FL
  • Date Posted:
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  • Job Family
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


Child Care Assistant AdventHealth Waterman

Location Address: 1000 Waterman Way Tavares, Florida 32778

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Waterman

Career growth and advancement potential

Health Insurance Coverage

High quality of life with low cost of living just outside of Orlando, Florida

Work Hours/Shift:

Per Diem

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Guards safety of children at all times
  • Develops and implements age appropriate curriculum (lesson plans) and goals to meet children’s developmental needs, licensing criteria, and department philosophy
  • Prepares and follows manager approved lesson plans
  • Assists with maintenance and necessary housekeeping duties of the classroom, common use areas and playgrounds
  • Supervises children and assists with providing clear child expectations while using appropriate strategies for behavior management
  • Follows and prepares for daily schedule and curriculum for class
  • Records/documents accidents and incidents appropriately
  • Communicates with parents daily
  • Works cooperatively with team to achieve classroom goals
  • On an on-going basis, plans, evaluates and improves the physical environment in the classroom to create opportunities to meet the changing needs of the developing child.
  • Participates in classroom team meetings/trainings to discuss classroom planning, lesson plans and individual needs of children.
  • Flexible work hours/class when necessary
  • Performs other duties as assigned

What You Will Need:

  • Must be able to read, write and speak conversational English
  • Basic computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work with a team
  • Exemplary customer service skills
  • Ability to work with infants and children of all ages
  • Organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Multi-task oriented and high coping skills
  • Knowledge of early childhood growth, development and curriculum standards, and appropriate practices

Education required:

  • High School Dilploma
  • Basic Life Support BLS Certification

Education and Experience Preferred:

  • Two years of experience working in a childcare center
  • Completion of state required childcare courses
  • Associate Degree in Child Development, Early Childhood Education, current Child Development Associate, or related field

Job Summary:

Assists in providing quality early learning, age appropriate activities and a total learning environment for the individual needs of each child. Establishes and maintains courteous, tactful and professional level of interpersonal skills. Responsible for all aspects of childcare including; curriculum, teacher / child / parent interaction, & maintaining all state rules pertaining to their age group.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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