Child Watch Positions

Child Watch Attendant

 

Job Type: Part-Time

Salary: $11.69 /hour

 

WORK HOURS

Availability on Monday-Friday from 7:30 am-12:30 pm is required. Availability on Monday-Thursday from 3:45 pm-8:00 pm and Saturday from 7:30 am-12:45 pm is helpful. 

Must be willing to work holidays such as Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Wednesday before Thanksgiving, Friday after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Day after Christmas, New Year's Eve, and New Year's Day.

JOB SUMMARY

  • Provides a clean, safe and fun child care environment.
  • Checks children in and out while providing basic child care.
  • Ensures safe play conditions and follows established security procedures.
  • Observes specific parent directions for special needs.
  • Orients parents in regard to policies and procedures of child care center and maintains positive rapport with all parents and patrons.
  • Develops and implements activities for the children and attentively watches, interacts with and attends to the children.
  • Treats children if injured and completes accident reports; reports to parents and Customer Service Supervisor.
  • Handles complaints and comments and refers comments to proper personnel.
  • Maintains clean environment; performs janitorial duties as required or assigned to include body fluid cleanup, sanitizing area, and light housekeeping.

QUALIFICATIONS

Education and Experience

  • Previous child care experience desired.
  • CPR/AED/First Aid certification strongly encouraged or ability to be obtained through training.

Special Requirements

  • Must be at least 16 years of age.
  • Must pass a Background Criminal Investigation check.
  • Must have or be able to obtain American Red Cross First Aid and CPR certifications within 60 days of hire, and keep them current throughout employment.
  • Must be willing and available to work the hours that Child Watch is provided.

Necessary Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Knowledge of basic child care, as well as an understanding of infant and child development.
  • Ability to multi-task and attend to the needs to multiple children at the same time.
  • Strong public relations and communication skills.
  • Ability to work well with children and be patient with them.
  • Ability to move and react quickly to a variety of circumstances.

 

APPLICATION: Click here to download an application. Please make sure to save the form on your device before emailing it. Email to [email protected]

 
 
Hours of Operation

Activity Center (AC)
6545 W. 151st Street

Monday - Friday: 6:00A-9:00P
Saturday: 7:00A-7:00P
Sunday: 12:00P-7:00P
913-685-6000

Rec Center at Hilltop (RC)
7720 W. 143rd Street
Monday-Friday: 5:30A-10:00P
Saturday: 7:00A-8:00P
Sunday: 8:00A-8:00P
913-685-6090

Sports Complex Office (SC)
9701 W. 137th Street

Monday-Friday: 8:00A-4:30P
913-685-6030

Administrative Offices
6545 W. 151st Street

Monday-Friday: 8:00A-4:30P
913-685-6000

Vision Statement:

"Enriching Lives, Strengthening a Spirit of Community"

Mission Statement:

"We will champion community and personal growth through dynamic lifelong recreation experiences."