Closing Date: September 21, 2020
EASTERN IDAHO COMMUNITY ACTION PARTNERSHIP
Position Title: Center Aide
Department: Head Start Program
Supervisor: Center Manager
Position Status: Non-Exempt, Full-Time
This position assists the lead and assistant teacher in providing a supportive, safe, clean and enriched learning environment for children, parents, volunteers and team members. In some cases, this position is scheduled to work one on one with a particular student.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or Equivalency Degree (GED). Recent experience with children required.
SKILLS and ABILITIES
Ability to communicate effectively in oral and written form. Excellent listening skills are required. Bi-lingual skills, (including speaking, writing, and reading Spanish), may be required depending on each center’s staffing needs.
OTHER SKILLS and ABILITIES
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, and REGISTRATIONS:
Employee must have reliable transportation, be insurable and have a valid Idaho driver’s license.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands to handle objects. The employee is regularly required to stand, walk, and reach with hands and arms; and to stoop, kneel, bend, and sit on the floor.
The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 40 pounds.
Eastern Idaho Community Action Partnership is an EEO employer.