Austin Recovery provides compassionate and effective drug and alcohol treatment since 1967. We are seeking for a dedicated Daycare Center Teacher for our organization.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
•Visually Supervise and monitor the safety of children in their care
•Organize mealtimes and snacks for children
•Help children keep good hygiene
•Change the diapers of infants and toddlers
•Develop schedules and routines to ensure that children have enough physical activity, rest, and playtime
•Watch for signs of emotional or developmental problems in children and bring the problems to the attention of parents
•Follows all DFPS minimum standards
•Plan and implement age appropriate lesson plans.
•Ensure equipment & facility is clean and well maintained at all times
•Must complete and attend all trainings
•Be familiar with all emergency codes
•Must have a total of 24 hours of childcare training yearly
•All other assigned duties by the Daycare Center Manager
Qualifications and Skills
•Must be detailed oriented with exceptional verbal and written communication skills.
•Must be 18 years of age or older
•Must have First Aid and CPR certification
•Professional, pleasant and customer service oriented, able to develop rapport quickly.
•Proficient in Microsoft Office including Outlook, Word, and preferred.
•A valid Texas driver's license and a clean driving record.
Education and Experience:
•High school diploma or G.E.D. required.
•1 year experience working in a licensed child care center
•Daycare Center Manager
Physical Demands/Work Environment:
•Communicates orally with clients, co-workers and the public in face-to-face, one on one, families/group, over the phone, and in electronic formats.
•Physical stamina, working with infants and toddlers, to include, walking, lifting, and carrying.
•Hearing and vision within normal ranges.
•Uses hands and fingers, to handle, and feel as well as arms to reach.
•Occasionally required to stand and walk.
•Must be able to lift 35 pounds
Competitive salary available. Click on the following link to apply for this position:
All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, mental or physical disability, citizenship, military service, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other status protected by law. Austin Recovery works affirmatively to build a staff and board that includes people of many different races, classes, religions, genders, physical and mental abilities, ages and sexual orientations, including people who have been previously incarcerated.*
*Due to our work with children there are some convictions such as sex offenses that would prevent employment to offered to those applying for a position in programing with children.