Goodwill Indy Childcare Attendant - Part time - Excel Center University Heights in Indianapolis, Indiana
The Drop In Center is designed to provide free, temporary, short-term childcare for the students of the Excel Center until regular childcare is located. The drop in center is available when students are studying on site or are in class and will serve children up to age 12. A child may stay at the drop in center for a maximum of 4 hours each day.
The Childcare Attendant assists in ensuring the safe and caring management of all the children entrusted to the drop off center. This means monitoring children in the center, serving snacks, and facilitating learning opportunities for the children while in their care. Additionally, the Attendant will assist in keeping parents informed of policies and procedures at the center.
Center Hours of Operation: Hours range from 8:00AM-8PM Monday-Thursday & 8:00AM-5:00PM on Friday. Hours will vary depending on location.
High school diploma and/or G.E.D required
Continuing Education in Child Development, Early Childhood Education, or related field preferred.
1 year experience in a childcare setting
Course work/training in early childhood development a plus
Child/infant CPR certified or willing to obtain
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Must possess excellent customer service skills
Flexible, energetic, and detail oriented
Have the ability to juggle multiple duties
Ability to resolve conflicts
Must be at least 18 years old
Has working knowledge of computer programs to perform clerical tasks: Google Applications (specifically Gmail), Excel, Word and Internet Explorer.
Must be able to pass a criminal background
Facilitates hands-on interactive learning experiences working with children directly.
Assists in the registration process of children.
Updates and ensures accuracy of student files.
Maintains regular communication with parents regarding services, enrollment, scheduling or routine changes, special events for the child(ren).
Assists in achieving of short- and long-term goals for the Center.
Contributes ideas for the development and facilitates the execution of the curriculum and program activities.
Participates in regular team meetings.
Goodwill Industries of Central Indiana, Inc. is an EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled
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Type Part Time
Compensation $10.00 per hour