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Posted: Wednesday, November 8, 2017 11:49 AM

American River College

Child Development Center Teacher
Job Posting Number: C00426P
Salary: $20.37 per hour
Closing Date: 11/28/2017

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Position Summary

The Child Development Center Teacher provides service in the care, development, and instruction of children in the Child Development Center under the direction of the Child Development Center Supervisor and designated administrator while supporting the goals and objectives of the campus Child Development Centers. [For a detailed job description for this Los Rios Classified Employees Association (White Collar) posting Job Descriptions click here].

This position is assigned to the Child Development Center.

Assignment Responsibilities
● Carries out policies and procedures of the Center.
● Demonstrates professional competence; and works collaboratively with Child Development Center staff.
● With the Lead Teacher and Associate Teacher, plans and implements appropriate activities for children in the following areas: language and literacy, social studies, creative arts, math, science and music to meet children’s needs, interest and abilities according to the State Department of Education, Child Development Funding Terms and Conditions.
● Assesses children’s physical, cognitive and social/emotional development using the tool required by the State Department of Education, Child Development Division.
● Assists in organizing and facilitating learning activities.
● Works with combined age groups of children individually or in small group settings.
● Maintains appropriate display of children’s work through parent messages and appropriate bulletin boards.
● Implements appropriate rules of conduct, maintains discipline and provides suitable environment in classroom and outdoor environment.
● Assumes responsibilities for the orderly use and maintenance of materials, equipment and the facility.
● Supervises outdoor and indoor play and learning activities; and oversees walking field trips on campus.
● Assists with maintaining attendance and Child Care Food Program records.
● Maintains appropriate interpersonal relations with children, parents, college students and staff.
● May serve as a lead for other Child Development Center staff.
● Organizes materials for Early Childhood Education students assigned to the center; and assists with in-service training of staff, college students and parents.
● Attends staff and parent meetings.
● Confers with parents to interpret and explain relevant policies and procedures; and meets with parents to discuss children’s development, achievements and behavior problems as needed and to encourage parent participation.
● Tracks children’s enrollment numbers so that the centers stay within the adult/child ratios set by licensing agencies.
● Attends workshops or in-service training activities for professional growth.
● Performs related duties as required.

Special Requirements
Employees in these classifications must hold and maintain a valid *Child Development Permit issued by the Commission on Teacher Credentialing within six months of hire date.

*Child Development Permits:
● CDC Associate Teacher – Child Development Associate Teacher Permit
● CDC Teacher – Child Development Teacher Permit
● CDC Lead Teacher – Child Development Site Supervisor Permit

CDC employees must maintain a valid CPR and first aid certificates. May need to hold a valid California Driver’s License. If a valid California Driver’s license is needed, it must be possessed and maintained in compliance with Los Rios Board Regulation R-8343 and employment would be contingent upon meeting the requirements of Los Rios Board Regulation R-8343. This position may require operating a District or personal vehicle in order to complete assigned work within the scope of the position duties.

Minimum Qualifications
EXPERIENCE: Completion of 175 days of experience in an instructional capacity in a childcare and development program working at least three hours per day within the last two years.

EDUCATION: The same educational requirements as those for Child Development Center Associate Teacher with the following exceptions: minimum of 24 semester units of course work in early childhood education/child development required and 16 semester units of general education (i.e., at least one of each of the following areas: Humanities and/or Fine Arts, Social Sciences, Math and/or Science, and English/Language Arts). Must hold or be eligible for a valid Child Development Teacher Permit issued by the Commission on Teacher Credentialing.

Have sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students, including those with physical or learning disabilities as it relates to differences in learning styles.

(Experience Requirement: One year of experience is equal to 12 months of experience at a maximum of 40 hours per week. Applicable part-time experience will be converted to the full-time equivalent for purposes of meeting the experience requirement. Education Requirement: 12 units are equal to six months of education; 24 units is equal to one year of education.)

The Los Rios Community College District is an equal opportunity employer, and does not discriminate regardless of race, color, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, medical condition, political affiliation or belief, or marital status.

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