Child Watch Staff

Location: 
Fallbrook
Status: 
Part-Time

SUMMARY
Provides safe and enjoyable childcare for members and their infants, toddlers, pre-school and school age children.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • In cooperation with other staff members, plans and supervises the activities of children.
  • Communicates and maintains personal contact with parents to discuss achievements and concerns related to their child’s care.
  • Responds seriously and confidentially to suspicious and inappropriate behaviors and follows mandated reporting requirements related to abuse. 
  • Performs general housekeeping tasks to setup/cleanup the Child Watch Center and maintain a clean and safe environment.
  • Documents and notifies Child Watch Coordinator and/or Director of incidents/accident, damaged equipment and supply needs.
  • Receives and carries out instructions.
  • Maintains regular and predictable attendance.  Secures a substitute if unable to cover scheduled shift and notifies Coordinator or Director of schedule substitutions prior to the change.
  • Performs special projects and other duties as assigned.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • Ability to read, write, talk, see and hear.
  • Ability to plan and initiate age appropriate games and activities.
  • Ability to perform multiple tasks at one time.
  • Remains knowledgeable of state licensing requirements to ensure all regulations are followed as needed.
  • Possesses a strong understanding of the YMCA and its purpose, mission and values.  Demonstrates this understanding through behavior and actions that support the purpose, mission and values.

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE
Previous experience working with youth.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
CPR, AED and First Aid Certified