Child Care Assistant

<p><em>Are you interested in working with children?&nbsp;&nbsp;</em><em>Are you energetic and fun?&nbsp;&nbsp;</em><em>Are you looking for an entry-level role after school with no late evenings or weekends?&nbsp;&nbsp;</em><em>Would you enjoy being appreciated for the "little things" that help our teachers out?</em></p> <p>If you answered yes to these questions then apply today for the&nbsp;<strong>CHILDCARE ASSISTANT</strong>&nbsp;Position!</p>

Vancouver, WA

Southwest Learning Centers

<p><span style="font-weight: 400;"><strong>Southwest Learning Centers</strong> is a community of supportive teachers and team members who recognize that in elevating families, team, and community, they elevate themselves. We change communities for the better.</span>&nbsp;</p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">At Southwest Learning Centers we excel at supporting families to reach their unique vision of success by honoring their emotional and financial investment in us. Through support that transcends childcare alone, SWLC provides the sense of security, peace, and joy necessary for determined and engaged families to scale and live their best lives; making a positive impact upon their communities.</span></p>

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(based on experience)

Overview: <p><strong>WE BELIEVE</strong></p> <p><strong>Everyone is someone's child:&nbsp;</strong>We strive to treat everyone with the care and respect those who love them would want for them.</p> <p><strong>Everyone deserves to feel loved:&nbsp;</strong>Our students arrive confidently each day knowing their teachers and their family both value them.</p> <p><strong>Everyone deserves to feel safe:&nbsp;</strong>Energy matters. Children are sensitive to their environment and rely upon their families and teachers to ensure their safety; physically and emotionally.</p> <p><strong>Everyone deserves to feel successful.</strong>&nbsp;We celebrate wins! There are no small milestones. Whether it's holding a spoon, tying a shoe, or making a friend. Our teachers and families celebrate together.</p>
Responsibilities: <p><strong>WHAT YOU WILL DO AS A&nbsp;</strong><strong>CHILDCARE ASSISTANT</strong></p> <p>Not at all of your work will be classroom glam, but for our teachers and families you will shine as you help:</p> <ul> <li>Get children ready to go home<br /><br /></li> <li>Teachers with classroom clean up<br /><br /></li> <li>Find that missing (toy, hair pony, shoe, etc)<br /><br /></li> <li>Secure the center for closing</li> </ul>
Requirements: <p><strong>YOU ARE THE IDEAL CANDIDATE IF YOU ARE:</strong></p> <ul> <li>Dependable - our children become attached, they worry when those they care about no-show.</li> </ul> <ul> <li>Supportive - our teachers and families rely upon you. Your work supports their ability to visit and share about the children.</li> </ul> <ul> <li>Have a Positive Energy - it cannot be said enough how important positivity is to our teachers, children, and families --- especially at the end of the day!</li> </ul> <p><strong>YOU POSSESS THESE BASIC REQUIREMENTS:</strong></p> <ul> <li>15 years or older* (*18 years+ must pass a background check)<br /><br /></li> <li>Available transportation<br /><br /></li> <li>Able to work 2:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. (M-F)<br /><br /></li> <li>Prior experience is not required, this part-time position is perfect for entry-level students.</li> </ul> <p>While your role is part-time it is in no way small. You will be truly appreciated by teachers, families, and especially the children.&nbsp;</p> <p><u>Please note, for working with children and families:</u><br />Tattoos must be covered (your art may not be for everyone and we don't want to judge)</p> <p>Hazards: Piercings and press-on nails or other jewelry is a choking hazards should it fall to the ground. Piercings are also easily caught (or tugged on by children), and long nails can scratch. Please leave jewelry at home, and nails on the shorter length.</p> <p>Light to no makeup, as well as perfume, to avoid allergic reactions in some children.</p> <p>We are a tobacco-free zone (including vaping), and is not permitted during your shift.</p>