Job Opportunity: Temporary Part-time Childcare Worker (Deadline Today 10/17/16)

Provides care, including guidance in intellectual, emotional and social growth, to children in the full day, on-site childcare program. Please note this is a temporary, part time position.

Sanctuary for Families
PO Box 1406, Wall St. Station
New York, NY 10451

Job Requirements

  • Provides safe, friendly and educational environment for the children while their parents attend off- and on-site appointments
  • Supervises and nurtures children while they are in the program
  • Utilizes appropriate materials and activities for children’s development and growth.
  • Prepares children’s meals and maintains meal counts
  • Trains and coaches children toward independence
  • Consults with parents regarding their children’s day-to-day progress and behavior
  • Observes and communicates children’s progress and behaviors to supervisor
  • Maintains records of children’s childcare, respite care and drop-in attendance
  • Enters data re children’s attendance and services computerized Service Tracking System
  • Maintains inventory of program materials and supplies and orders supplies as needed
  • Perform any other department or agency related duties or special projects as directed.
  • Ability to nurture infant, toddler and pre-school age children
  • Ability to be warm and receptive to parents and children
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.
  • Must possess excellent interpersonal skills
  • Must possess patience
  • Ability to work as a member of a team
  • Good written and verbal skills
  • Computer literacy
  • Ability to multitask
  • Must be sensitive to issues of domestic violence
  • Must be First Aid/CPR certified or eligible
  • Fluency in English and Spanish preferred

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