Blossom Childcare & Learning Center

Job position / title
Teacher’s Aid

Name of business / employer
Blossom Childcare & Learning Center

Job description / duties
The specifics of this position will be determined by the applicant’s availability (time of day). For example, one position is mid-day from 12:30-2:30 and would include cleaning up after lunch, helping settle children into rest time, rubbing backs and then cleaning in the classroom as children slept.

The ideal candidate will be experienced with children in a group setting. Teachers must have the ability to provide individualized care while monitoring a whole group, have knowledge of Developmentally Appropriate Practice, be willing to sing throughout the day, love/be willing to be outdoors, and possess a calm demeanor with an abundance of energy (see website under Sunflower SEEDs, K-Prep for view of program). This is a collaborative teaching environment; therefore, this person must have the desire and the communication skills necessary to work as part of a team. We are looking for people who want more than a care-giving JOB; candidates should be passionate about the early childhood/primary field as a career.

Qualifications
Childcare CENTER experience preferred (not only babysitting).
– Have or willing to obtain — blood-borne pathogens, CPR, First Aid & STARS training,
– TB test required prior to employment
– Ability to communicate effectively with the students, public, supervisors and co-workers
– Pass a criminal background check

Application deadline / closing date
If you do not have a specific closing date (e.g. ‘Open until filled’) please select a date which you believe will be a reasonable amount of time to fill the position.
09/19/2018

Salary / rate of pay
11.50

Days and hours of employment
4 hour block of time Mon.- Fri.

Flexible schedule?
(○) Negotiable

Travel required?
(○) No

Pay period
(○) Monthly

Dates of employment (specify if temp or seasonal)
on-going

Person or department to contact
Teresa Hertz

Business address
2945 Douglas Avenue

Work location (if different from above)
Bellingham

Email
programsupervisor@blossomchildcare.com

Phone
360.752.2699

How to apply
Submit your cover letter and resume to: programsupervisor@blossomchildcare.com, indicating the days and times that you are available for an interview. Note that our interview process includes a Working Interview between 8:45-11:15 OR 2:30-4:30.

*Please remember to include your schedule, allow for travel time, and that we are looking for a 4 hour period of availability Mon.-Fri.

Applications should include
[×] Resume
[×] Cover letter
[×] References

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