Classroom Aide - Continuous Recruit
Company: Shasta Head Start Child Development
Posted on: October 6, 2019
Shasta Head Start (SHS) Child Development, Inc.
Title: Classroom Aide - Continuous Recruit
Location: Redding, Cottonwood, Anderson, Happy Valley
Job #: CA-1910-01
Post Date: 10/01/2019
First Review Date: 01/06/2020
Employment Details: Full-time, Part-time, Regular, Non-Exempt
Up to 40 hours/week, Up to 52 weeks/year
Wage: $12.67 - $13.45 (DOEd.)
Shasta Head Start
Founded in 1965, Shasta Head Start is dedicated to providing
comprehensive early childhood education, health, nutrition,
disabilities, and mental health services to low-income children and
families. Shasta Head Start's 285 staff serve nearly 1000 children
and families in Shasta, Siskiyou, and Trinity counties.
We are committed to best practices in child development, education,
and family advocacy through the delivery of comprehensive program
services in a timely and consistent manner. We strive to empower
individuals and families to achieve their maximum potential in an
environment which respects their value and dignity.
We are currently looking for classroom aides with a proven track
record of early childhood teaching experience. If you enjoy
building positive relationships, hard work and innovation, and
providing quality services to children and families, you may be who
we are looking for.
Under the direct supervision of the classroom Teacher, the
Classroom Aide supports classroom staff in providing care and
education to children in a Head Start classroom.
-- Twelve (12) units of Early Childhood Education; or combination
of completed ECE units and currently enrolled units totaling 12
-- Twelve (12) or more Early Childhood Education units including
core units: Human/Child Development (3 units), Family, Child and
Community (3 units), Infant/Toddler Learning (3 units), and
Program/Curriculum (3 units) preferred
-- Six (6) months related experience desired
-- Must have or obtain a Child Development Matrix Permit at the
Associate Teacher level or higher within one year of hire date.
Must maintain Child Development permit until desired education
-- Must have and maintain current EMSA First Aid/CPR
-- Pre-employment requirements:
o Valid California Drivers License and clean DMV record
o Criminal Background Check Required
o Pre-Employment Strength Assessment
o Pre-Employment Drug Test
o Pre-Employment TB Test
o Up to date records of pertussis, measles, and influenza
-- Assist classroom staff in maintaining a safe, clean, and healthy
-- Assist in the compliance of Head Start Performance Standards,
federal and state regulations, and Community Care Licensing
-- Support classroom staff in the implementation of developmentally
appropriate curriculum and assessment process
-- Model appropriate behavior and interact in a positive, friendly
and courteous manner with children, staff, families and community
volunteers in order to build and foster responsive
-- Assist in the supervision and management of children in the
-- On-going professional development through education, training
-- Provide services as bus monitor (where applicable)
The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; climb or
balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee must
regularly lift and/or move up to 20 pounds. The employee must be
able to occasionally lift 20 pounds overhead and 40 pounds from
waist to shoulder. The employee frequently lifts and/or moves up to
40 pounds, and occasionally lifts 50 pounds from floor to waist.
The employee must be able to push/pull up to 50 pounds
Shasta Head Start offers a comprehensive benefits package
-- Employer paid medical, dental and vision insurance
-- Paid Time Off (PTO)
-- 15 paid holidays per year
-- 401(k) to eligible employees after one year
-- Extensive training opportunities
Please visit our website, www.shastaheadstart.org, to review the
job description, view other open positions, and to apply for this
position. Unofficial Transcripts and/or proof of degree required.
To complete your application, please submit transcripts or proof of
degree via fax to (530) 243-8601; or mail to 375 Lake Blvd., Suite
#100 Redding, CA 96003.
Shasta Head Start is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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