Teacher Substitute/ Office Assistant
Teacher Substitute/ Office Assistant Alhambra, CA Surround Care
Job Type Full-time
Responsibilities and Duties: While in the classroom: Substitute as needed and directed by Education Coordinator.* Adjust to the schedule and needs of the site where assigned.* Be flexible in daily assignments and be ready to change site assignments if necessary.* Plan and conduct group activities based on the Surround Care curriculum.* Supervise and interact with children in a positive manner.* Develop and maintain learning centers which reflect the interests and needs of the children enrolled in the program.* Provide a wide variety of experiences for children with an emphasis on active participation.* Actively participate in in-service training.* Use sensitivity and good judgment when interacting with children, parent, and co-workers.* Provide a well-supervised, safe environment.* Read and implement all agency and program policies and procedures.* Work with the children to maintain a clean environment both inside and outside.* Accomplish other duties as assigned to create and maintain a quality school age program.* Work effectively with other team members.* Plan or participate in planning and implementing parent meetings and activities, including Family Nights. Interact in a positive manner with School District personnel and other visitors.* Supervise the Assistant Teacher in the classroom.* Provide a clean and sanitary facility (inside and out) on a daily basis according to Options center based cleaning checklist.* Recruit, train and supervise parents and other volunteers. Promote full enrollment, and participate in recruitment of children as directed. Accurately complete all assigned paperwork and documentation, on a timely basis, according to agency policies and procedures.* Assist the Site Director/Teacher as needed.* Other duties as assigned.
While in the office: Answer telephones and take accurate telephone messages.* Give program information to new clients.* Interact in a positive manner with office personnel and teaching staff.* Light typing as needed.* Complete assigned paperwork in an accurate and timely manner.* Other office tasks as assigned.* Assist the Surround Care Education Coordinator as needed. Other duties as assigned.
Reporting Responsibility: Works under direction of the Surround Care Education Coordinator and Family Service Manager.
Job Specifications: Year-round, before and after school, licensed child care program from 4.9 to 12 year olds Full time, Non-exempt, 10-12 month approximate work year. Work schedule hours vary on a daily basis. Occasional evening or weekend hours may be required. Employment, responsibilities, compensation, or any other factor may be affected by changes in governmental regulations, the agency's contracts, or at agency discretion.
Requirements Minimum Qualifications: Child Development Teacher permit. Three semester units in administration, with a passing grade of "C" or better. Four years teaching experience. Current certification in Pediatric CPR (yearly), Pediatric First Aid (yearly) and Preventive Health which is acceptable to Community Care Licensing (Health and Safety code 1596.866). Ability to correctly and effectively communicate in written and oral English. A California Driver's License, daily use of an automobile, and automobile liability insurance.
Preferred Qualifications: Command of Spanish, Cantonese, Mandarin or Vietnamese.
BENEFITS: Options for Learning provides the option of any of the following: Medical, Dental, Vision, Voluntary Life Insurance, Legal Assistance Plan, 403(b) Retirement Savings (2% Agency contribution and 3% Agency match), Medical and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Supplemental Insurance Plans (Accident Protection, Critical Illness Protection, Pet Insurance + more!). Options for Learning also provides 9 paid holidays, Paid Personal Time Off, Basic Life Insurance coverage, Long Term Disability and an Employee Assistance Program at no additional cost to its employees.
Salary Description $24.75 - $28.91/hour