ECE Infant Care Teacher (Bilingual in Spanish)

Placer Community Action Council, Inc. KidZCommunity - Loomis, CA

Head Start is Hiring Bilingual Early Head Start Teachers!

Mission Statement: 

Our mission is to empower children and their families to maximize their full potential through opportunities for growth and change. 

Professional Ethics

At KidZKount, we subscribe to the Standards of Ethical Behavior as outlined in the NAEYC Code of Ethical Conduct. All employees are expected to become familiar with the code and use it as a model for ethical and professional behavior. 

Summary

The Infant Care Teacher is responsible for assisting the Site Supervisor in the administration of an infant and toddler program, and in the planning, preparation and execution of the program in conformance with the Head Start Performance Standards, Title 22 and Title 5 of the California Administrative Code as applicable. 

Reporting Requirements

The Infant Care Teacher is directly supervised by the Site Supervisor. This full-time position. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assists in creating a developmentally appropriate learning environment applying the principles, practices and      philosophy of Program for Infant & Toddler Care (PITC).
  • Ensures the planning of group environment plans, Child Care Food Program (CCFP) guidelines, infant/toddler daily      records, individualized daily nutrition plans with an “on-demand” schedule, the proper storage and labeling of individualized formula      following all safety and sanitation rules.
  • Ensures that all infants/toddlers individual needs of diapering, toileting, eating, sleeping and activities are      strictly monitored and recorded on the daily infant report and shared with parents at the end of the program day in a relationship based approach.
  • Assists in maintaining a safe, clean, uncluttered and hazard free environment for children.
  • Maintains ratio guidelines according to Title 22, Head Start Performance Standards and PITC recommendations.
  • Implements developmentally appropriate curriculum into classroom activities to      address and meet individual goals for children as identified in their individualized education plans. 

Experience: 

  • One year experience in infant/toddler care a plus. 

Education and Permits:

 

  • Six (6) Infant/Toddler ECE/CD units completed and a minimum of twelve (12) units in ECE, including Core Course requirements. An Associate Teacher Permit must be, at a minimum, applied for within 60 days of hire date and  must be maintained or upgraded throughout the course of employment.

or

  • Three  (3) Infant/Toddler ECE/CD units completed and a minimum of twelve (12) units in ECE, including Core Course requirements; the second      Infant/Toddler class must be completed within one (1) year. An Associate      Teacher Permit must be, at minimum, applied for within 60 days of hire and must be maintained or upgraded throughout the course of employment.

 

Continuing Education

  • Training as required.

Agency Benefits

  • Medical, dental, vision, group-term life insurance company paid, employee assistance program, education time-off, education reimbursement, sick leave, vacation, paid holidays and retirement savings plan employer match 3.5%.

How to Apply

jobs@pcac-inc.org or 530-885-2119 fax

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Contact Info

Kimberly Walls, kwalls@pcac-inc.org, 530-886-4154

Job Details

Category: Educators/Classroom

Type: FT

Location: Loomis, CA

Salary: 13.38 - 14.68

Posted On: December 3rd, 2018

Agency Details

Website: www.kidzcommunity.com

KidZCommunity offers enriching Head Start programs in Placer and Nevada Counties, serving families with children prenatal to age five.

The Head Start advantage improves the
lives of families and children by providing
family focused child development and
school readiness services including education,
health, nutrition, and mental health.

 

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