Chicanos Por La Causa, Inc.

, Dominican Republic

Infants Teacher Help New Mexico

Posted over 1 month ago

Job Description

Position Function Summary:

This position is responsible for the overall health, safety, nurturing and quality of care and education for infants; birth to 17 months of age enrolled in the program. Will plan, prepare, and develop classroom curriculum; and interact with children in activities to promote social, physical, and cognitive growth appropriate to the children's developmental stages. All activities and interactions will be in conformance with all federal, state and local regulations, standards, policies, procedures and best practices.

Position Qualifications and Requirements:

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, skill and/or ability required for the position, but is not a comprehensive list. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and Experience:
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education or related field; or Child Development Associate (CDA) or equivalent credential; or must obtain the credential within 6-months of employment.
  • One (1) year of experience in an early childhood program serving infants and toddlers.

Certification, Licenses and Registrations:
  • Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
  • First Aid/CPR Certification
  • Food Handler's Certification

Other Qualifications:
  • Early Learning New Mexico Health and Safety Orientation
  • TB Test
  • Bilingual Preferred

Certification, Licenses and Registrations:
  • Some staff members may be required to maintain a current New Mexico driver's license, an insurable driving record, and provide proof of current liability insurance meeting or exceeding State-required minimum coverages.

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