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INFANT TEACHER

DEFINITELY LEARNING INFANT CENTER & PRESCHOOL Los Angeles, CA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $12 to $15 Hourly
  • Full-Time

We are looking for a hard working energetic and the punctual employee who has the desire to work with Infants.

The hours for this position is 9-6 Monday through Friday.

Medical Assistance/CNA a Plus

Experience, Knowledge, and Abilities:

  • Please only apply if you have worked with infants in any capacity, and you have at least the required 15 units of Child Development and /or Early Education in the following: Child Growth and Development, Home, School and Community, Curriculum, Infant and Toddler.
  • Ability to read, write, and speak English in order to be understood by young children, parents, staff, and professionals affiliated with the Center.
  • Strong knowledge of child development theory and experience with current developmentally appropriate early childhood practices.
  • Must hold all infants under the age of one, when feeding them with a bottle.
  • Strong knowledge of Safe Infant Sleeping Practices and implement these at all times.
  • Experience in planning and implementing a developmentally appropriate curriculum for infants.
  • Document children’s developmental growth with a developmental portfolio, which includes assessments, observations, and reports.
  • Demonstrate the interpersonal skills to interact effectively with staff and parents in a positive, effective and professional manner.
  • Pediatric CPR and First Aid certified with the ability to act quickly and appropriately during emergencies and hazardous situations.
  • Must have current immunization shots: including MMR, Tdap, TB test, Influenza Shot or waiver
  • Must be able to safely lift up to 30 lbs.
  • Must be able to routinely carry, bend, kneel, sit on small furniture and sit on the floor.

Duties will include:

  • Under the supervision of the Center Director work to provide the infants with an enriched and stimulating environment that is well arranged, inviting and orderly.
  • Collaborate with Co-Teachers in planning and implementing a developmentally appropriate curriculum.
  • Incorporating fine and gross motor development activities in daily routines.
  • Provide vocal stimulus and modeling by reading out loud, singing and speaking to infants.
  • Assume responsibility of the classroom. Assist with the preparation and clean up food during meal times.
  • Support the Director in maintaining a high-quality program that adheres to state licensing codes and Definitely Learning Children Program standards
  • Supervise, train and mentor support staff and student teachers.
  • Maintain a healthy and safe indoor and outdoor environment at all times.
  • Document the Infant’s developmental growth with a developmental portfolio, which includes assessments, observations, and reports.
  • Perform periodic parent conferences to discuss children’s developmental growth, needs, and concerns.
  • Model positive behavior, attitude, and language for children and staff.
  • Attend all classroom and center meetings, as well as training workshops.
  • Change diapers and clothing as needed. Follow the diapering procedures at all times.
  • Assist with other duties as needed by the Center Director and Program Administrator.

Definitely Learning Infant & Preschool is an equal opportunity employer for all qualified persons regardless of race, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation or disability.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $12.00 to $15.00 /hour

Experience:

  • Infant: 1 year (Required)

DEFINITELY LEARNING INFANT CENTER & PRESCHOOL

Why Work Here?

Place to grow, Professional Development, Develop Leadership skills,

Definitely Learning Infant & Preschool is dedicated to providing quality childcare, interactive learning, and memorable experiences

Address

9600 South Western, Los Angeles CA 90047
Los Angeles, CA
USA

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