The Program Supervisor provides early care and learning for a group of infants, toddlers or preschool children at a YMCA Early Learning Center. Under the supervision of the Early Learning Site Director, the Program Supervisor plans and implements developmentally appropriate routines and activities for a group of children, consistent with the goals of the program and state licensing requirements. The Program Supervisor acts as Director when the Center Director is absent from the center.
- Must be 21 years old and have a high school diploma or a GED
- Must have child development knowledge and experience.
- Must have a TB Test, HIV/AIDS/BBP awareness, and Food Handler’s Permit prior to hire.
- Must be able to obtain a valid First Aid, Infant and Child CPR certification.
- Complete STARS basic training within 3 months of hire.
- Child Development Associate Credential (CDA) or AA in Early Childhood Education required.
- DEL portable background clearance
- Develops and implements plans concerning daily/weekly schedule, individual and group activities for children, lesson plans, room arrangement and learning centers that are both developmentally and individually appropriate for infant, toddler and preschool age children.
- Mentor, model and guide assisting staff.
- Assessing children’s learning levels and monitor progress of each child.
- Develop portfolio’s
- Schedule and direct housekeeping and prep for next day when needed
- Prepares materials and learning areas, plans activities for the social, nutritional, physical, emotional and academic development of children.
- Build partnerships/relationships with parents/families.
- Provide a variety of opportunities to share information and exchange ideas between home and center.
- Greet children and parents as they enter the center.
- Treat children with dignity and respect.
- Assist children to be self-reliant and to relate to others in a positive manner.
- Guiding and modeling for children appropriately in the areas of communication and personal hygiene.
- Assist with diapering and lifting of infants, and toddlers when necessary
- Helping children become aware of their roles as integral members of a group.
- Conduct observations of children.
- Implement and reinforce positive behavior management techniques.
- Assume an equal share of general housekeeping duties.
- Maintain a professional attitude.
- Attend all staff meetings and required trainings.
- Assist with the implementation of the USDA Food program, i.e….food preparation, serving of meals and snacks, and recording accurate meal counts.
- Keeping accurate attendance records.
- Assist the Center Director in other duties as required (pro care, tours, payroll).
- Addition duties may be assigned as needed.
Job Type: Full-time
- Supervisor: 1 year (Preferred)
- Early Childhood: 2 years (Preferred)
- Bi weekly or Twice monthly
2 days ago
Job Type: Full-time
- Supervising: 1 year (Preferred)
- High school or equivalent (Preferred)
- CPR Certification (Preferred)
- Child Development Associate Certification (Required)