Kids Connect is looking for new additions to our already outstanding team!
Teacher's Assistant Position
Monday through Friday
8:30 - 1:00 (flexible shift available)
Training will start the week of August 14, 2017 and the position will officially resume on Wednesday, September 6th. .
In the Early Explorers class, the ideal Assistant would be:
~ assuring that the room in neat and orderly upon walking in (floors and table are clean, rugs have been vacuumed, toys in the proper places, bathroom floors have no paper debri; this should all be done the evening prior to closing, but just in case)
~ greeting parents at drop off and at pickup
~ relaying any information from parent to the teacher (she arrives at 9:00)
~ setting up breakfast if the child comes in hungry
~ assisting teacher with warming up foods, setting up snacks
~ overseeing the remaining children as the teacher potty trains 1 - 2 in the bathroom
~ organizing children's belongings so that they are all together for parent pickup
~ taking pictures of the teacher working with the children that will be used in her weekly newsletter
~ displaying the children's work on the walls; removing previous work and place said work in cubbies to go home
~ Completing 10 hours of professional development in areas including Child Growth and Development, Positive Guidance and Discipline, and Health and Safety Procedures.
CDA preferred for both positions, but not required. We offer scholarships to cover the cost of the CDA program if you enroll for the Fall session which runs from October through June.
After Care Supervisor
Monday through Friday
2:00 - Close
This position as After Care Supervisor includes working with children who are 1 1/2 - 4 years old, Monday through Friday from 2:00 - 6:00/6:30.The schedule and responsibilities generally are as follows:
~ Free play from 2:00 - 2:20; 10 minutes for bathroom breaks and clean up;
~ Outdoor play from 2:30 - 2:55; children return to inside the building at 3:00;
~ Snack time, assuring cleanliness of tables and children's hands by following health and safety regulations;
~ Clean Up; Diaper Changing; Wash Hands
~ Free Play for children, with incorporated structured games and activities to minimize negative behavior;
~ Assuring that the room in neat and orderly upon closing (floors and table are clean, rugs have been vacuumed, toys in the proper places, bathroom floors have no paper debri)
~ Greeting parents at pickup~ relaying any information about the child's afternoon
~ Following all Health and Safety regulations
~ Organizing children's belongings so that they are all together for parent pickup
~ Completing 10 hours of professional development within the calendar year in areas including Child Growth and Development, Positive Guidance and Discipline, and Health and Safety Procedures.
If you are interested in any of the above positions, please send your resume and references by clicking "Apply Now" below and you will be contacted shortly thereafter. If you have any questions, you may also call the school at (973) 541-1800.
2 Changebridge Road - Unit G
Montville, New Jersey 07045
We look forward to collaborating with YOU!