Part-Time Teacher's Aide, Campus View Child Care Center
Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
Location: Bloomington, Indiana,
Internal Number: 306407
CAMPUS CHILD CARE SUPPORT (BL-CCCS-IUBLA)
Indiana University Early Childhood Education Services Committed to creating high-quality experiences for children, families, and our employees.
IU Early Childhood Education Services (ECES) provides year-round, high-quality care and education at nationally accredited centers for children ages birth through 5 years. Our commitment to high-quality is demonstrated by providing child-centered, active learning environments based on research supported best practices, through degreed teachers, strong campus support, and adherence to the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). In addition to the service component, the IUB ECES Centers meet the academic mission of Indiana University by providing sites for student training and by serving as research sites for faculty and students. Finally, the early childhood centers at IUB serve as model high quality, early education programs for the Bloomington community and the state of Indiana.
Our relationship-based philosophy is focused on a team approach with the goal of providing excellent care for children. In each of our 4 classrooms, a fast-paced environment designed for the success of the children is facilitated by all. Teachers' Aides work very closely with a team of Lead Teachers and receive coaching/mentoring on a consistent basis.
Serves as a strong supportive role on a team
Visually observes and supervises children and their activities
Ensures the general safety and well-being of all children
Communicates openly and respectfully with children, parents, and staff
Helps support children as they work to develop physical and communication skills
Always maintains work area - all staff members share in the housekeeping and cleaning duties
High school diploma or GED
Coursework in child development
Ability to effectively communicate and exchange information
Dependable and punctual
Relates well to young children and is sensitive to children's needs
Working Conditions / Demands
Ability to move objects up to 40 pounds. The person in this role must be able to perform the essential functions with or without an accommodation.
This position is for Summer 2023 through Fall 2023
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there may be differences in the working conditions as advertised in our standard job postings (e.g., the ability to travel from one campus to another, etc.). If you are invited for an interview, please discuss your questions or concerns regarding the working conditions at that time.
This posting is scheduled to close at 11:59 pm EST on the advertised Close Date. This posting may be closed at any time at the discretion of the University, but will remain open for a minimum of 5 business days. To guarantee full consideration, please submit your application within 5 business days of the Posted Date.
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About Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
IUPUI, a partnership between Indiana and Purdue universities, is Indiana’s urban research and academic health sciences campus.IUPUI’s mission is to advance the state of Indiana and the intellectual growth of its citizens to the highest levels nationally and internationally through research and creative activity, teaching and learning, and civic engagement.By offering a distinctive range of bachelor’s, master’s, professional, and Ph.D. degrees, IUPUI promotes the educational, cultural, and economic development of central Indiana and beyond through innovative collaborations, external partnerships, and a strong commitment to diversity.