Child care assistant

Position Summary:

To assist Child Care Teacher/Director in proving a safe, creative and nurturing        environment for all children; to assist in teaching and promoting safety, proper hygiene and socialization skills; to assist in implementation of the policies of the Penacook Community Center and State Child Care Licensing Unit rules and regulations.

Position Qualifications & Requirements:

1.         Minimum of high school enrollment or completion.

2.         Some experience in working with children.

3.         Ability to interact with positively and enthusiastically to children and adults

Position Responsibilities:

1.         Provides careful and effective supervision of children's activities as assigned by the Child Care Director/Teacher to insure safe and positive learning opportunities.

2.         Assists children in maintaining the standards of behavior set by the program by using non-punitive disciplinary methods and positive reinforcement strategies as demonstrated by the Child Care Director/Teacher.

3.         Reports any dangers, problems, or concerns to the Child Care Director.

4.         Cooperates with all other program staff a member for the betterment of the program.

6.         Will assist in the preparation and distribution of breakfast and snack.

7.         Will assist in the daily set-up and clean-up of program activity areas.

8.         Childcare assistant takes on the primary role of housekeeping and cleaning up of the program.

9.         Other duties as assigned by the Child Care Director/Teacher.

Full or Part Time:
Hours Per Week:
Contact Name:
Megan Gagnon
Contact's Position:
Child care director

Website Penacook Community Center

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