Job Openings: Send resume and your well-written cover letter (where your personality shines) to:

Executive Director, HHAV, PO Box 441, Hood River, OR 97031 or email same to: director@helpinghandsoregon.org

Position will be open until filled. Posted here on 5/12/22.

Preschool Teaching Assistant: Millie's Place Child Care Center

20-30 Hours/Weekly through June 17th (option for summer off or work) then restart September 2022. Millie’s Place is a safe, fun, educational and trauma-informed child care center in Hood River serving children ages 3-5. 

 

A. DUTIES

1. Support the health, safety, learning and developmental progress of children ages 3-5

2. Develop trauma-informed age-appropriate, fun, educational, and engaging curriculum/activities

3. Develop academically-focused activities to support children in Kindergarten readiness

4. Support all operations of the child care center as needed.

5. Maintain records regarding children’s individual growth and development

6. Partner with families in goal-setting for their children

7. Communicate effectively with families, coworkers and stakeholders; collaborate with other teachers/staff on a regular basis

8. Attend educational opportunities and training as required.

9. Be a solutions-based, reflective problem-solver

10.  Follow Child Care Center policies and procedures

B. REQUIREMENTS

1. Be at least 18 years of age; Provide proof of covid-19 vaccination or exemption status.

2. Complete required training within 30 days of employment. Attend training updates/conferences

3. Understand child development especially ages 3-5

4. Willingness to support our equitable, trauma-informed center where all people are treated with respect regardless of their race or gender.

5. Valid CPR/First Aide or ability to obtain Certificate within 30 days of employment (we assist)

6. Valid Oregon Child Background Registry, or able to obtain before start date (we assist)

7. Ability to communicate clearly.

8. Responsible, dependable and energetic.

9. Bilingual (Spanish/English) preferred; not required.

Benefits: $17+/hour DOE, wellness program, stipend toward health care, SIMPLE IRA option with match up to 3% of salary, 19 paid holidays. Option to work summer or summer off (unpaid).

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