U.S. Vision Seasonal Teacher's Assistant for Summer Program in Blackwood, New Jersey

Overview

U.S. Vision is the seventh largest retail optical chain in the United States. We have been engaged in the retail optical business since 1967. We are the second largest independent operator of optical stores in host retailers in terms of store count and the first in terms of the number of brands. We are located in 47 states and across Canada. We operate a state-of-the-art manufacturing laboratory in Glendora, NJ. Our licensed departments are full-service retail vision care stores that offer an extensive selection of designer brands and private label prescription eyewear, contact lenses, sunglasses, ready-made readers and accessories.

We are seeking friendly and outgoing Teacher's Assistant!

Responsibilities

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This position will provide childcare for children between the ages of 6 weeks and 6 years of age. Our staff provide basic care for children: diaper changing, bottle feeding, and snacks. This position helps foster a loving and caring environment for the children in our care. In addition we create programs that assist in early childhood development. The right candidate will have a passion for providing exceptional and quality childcare services such as:

  • Arts and crafts, story time, games, and homework depending on developmental levels and age of children in the class

  • Provide feedback to parents with regards to the child’s activities, behaviors etc.

  • Provide or organize activities for appropriate ages and developmental levels that assist in early childhood development

Qualifications

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  • Worked experience in a licensed childcare facility preferred.

  • CPR certification required or willingness to attend training to receive CPR certification

  • High School Diploma, 18 years old high school seniors interested in Early Childhood Education encouraged to apply

  • Must demonstrate ability to manage competing demands

  • Must submit to fingerprinting for criminal background check, inclduing child abouse history check

  • Must provide proof of medical clearance including: TB (Mantoux) testing

  • Must provide two (2) business references from previous employers in a childcare facility or from supervising Teacher. References should be direct supervisors who have knowledge of applicant'swork ethic

  • CDA certificate or Associate Degree in Early Childhood preferred but not required

Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace

US Vision is an equal opportunity employer. We value diversity and an inclusive, accessible workplace. Decisions of employment are made based on business needs, job requirements and applicant’s qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information and testing, family and medical leave, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or any other status protected by law. US Vision is a drug-free work place. We participate in the E-Verify program.

Requisition ID: 2018-3075

# of Openings: 1

Brand: USV Lab M Building

Category: Daycare

Position Type: Temporary Full Time