On-Call Assistant Teacher, Hoya Kids Learning Center - University Human Resources

Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Jul 27, 2017
Closes
Oct 27, 2017
Hours
Full Time
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On-Call Assistant Teacher, Hoya Kids Learning Center - University Human Resources

Georgetown University, a leading employer in the Washington, DC metropolitan area, offers employees the opportunity to work with the most dynamic individuals in a caring, diverse and intellectually stimulating environment. Our staff and faculty contribute in a variety of ways to the exciting work being done on campus, in the nation's capital, and throughout the world.

Hoya Kids Learning Center (HKLC) is a child development and preschool facility caring for children of students, faculty and staff of Georgetown University. Dedicated to providing the highest quality child care in a safe, nurturing and loving environment, Hoya Kids fulfills a key component of Georgetown's educational mission to weave family needs into the fabric of the University community. 

The On-Call Assistant Teacher assists full-time teachers and assistant teachers in providing an age appropriate child development program and activities by:

  • ·       Creating and maintaining a safe and nurturing environment for children
  • ·       Complying with statutory, regulatory, licensing and accreditation requirements
  • ·       Conducting and planning programs and activities that implement an emergent curriculum
  • ·       Developing and maintaining a relationship with parents that meets individual child's needs

The On Call Assistant Teacher has duties that include but are not limited to:

Creating and maintaining a safe and nurturing environment for children

  • ·       Demonstrates care and affection for each individual child.
  • ·       Identifies and take appropriate actions to eliminate unhealthy and unsafe conditions.
  • ·       Assists in classroom maintenance, toileting routines and meal/snack preparation.

Complying with statutory, regulatory, licensing and accreditation requirement

  • ·       Adheres to compliance requirements
  • ·       In cooperation with Center staff, corrects existing or potential deficiencies within the classroom or Center itself.

Conducting and planning programs and activities that implement the Center's curriculum

  • ·       Plans and prepares materials and supplies for activities.
  • ·       Conducts and/or assists with planned activities.
  • ·       Challenges each child to develop his or her own potential.

Developing and maintaining a relationship with parents which meets individual child's needs

  • ·       Provides verbal and written communication concerning each child's daily activities and development.
  • ·       Communicates concerning behaviors, incidents, progress and problems.

Requirements

  • ·       High school diplomas or certified equivalency
  • ·       Enjoys working with children
  • ·       Strong relationship and communication skills

Preferred qualifications

  • ·       Some college level credits in Early Childhood Education (CDA, Associates Degree accepted) or equivalent experience
  • ·       Computer experience to include email, internet research, word processing, and PowerPoint

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EEO Statement:

Georgetown University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer fully dedicated to achieving a diverse faculty and staff.  All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.