YMCA of the Rockies

Position Summary

The Bennett Infant Nursery Supervisor is responsible for collaborating with co-teachers and the Preschool Director in providing care for children 6 weeks to 1.5 years.Compensation Package and Employee Perks:

-Year-round, full-time position paying $21.00 – $23.00 Hourly
-Participation in YMCA Retirement Fund (An additional 12% contribution by YMCA after 2 years of employment)
-Health, dental, and life insurance
-Child care assistance
-Family membership
-Discounted nights at YMCA of the Rockies lodges for family and friends
-Free or discounted gear rentals for outdoor adventures
-Ski passes and golf passes
-Generous PTO/vacation
-View all available jobs on our Career Site, https://jobs.ymcarockies.org/jobs

Essential Functions

-Responsible for implementing curriculum to kids ages 6 weeks to 18 months.
-Responsible for creating lesson plans and an environment that is driven by the interests of the children.
-Observe children’s development while taking anecdotal notes, video, and photographs.
-Predict, prevent, identify and respond to safety issues for children in his/her care.
-Uphold Policies and Procedures as it relates to childcare licensing, YMCA policies, and ACA guidelines.
-Must attend required trainings and meetings.
-Assist in opening or closing the preschool as assigned.
-Participate in daily cleaning of program buildings as assigned.
-Work in other departments or program areas as assigned.

Requirements/Qualifications

-Must be a licensed nurse, with at least 6-12 months experience in the care of infants, or hold a certificate in infant toddler care from an accredited university with a minimum of 30 semester hours in the development and care of infants and toddlers in a group setting. May also qualify if meets requirements of an early childhood teacher and has at least 2 years experience with infants and toddlers.
-Must meet State of Colorado qualifications for a group leader of a child care center.
-Must be able to work effectively with other team members and communicate to resolve issues
-Must regularly lift up to 40 pounds up to four feet
-Must have basic computer skills including Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook.
-Must be at least 21 years old
-Must be fluent in speaking English
-Must enjoy working with kids.
-Must possess current First Aid and CPR certification

To apply for this job please visit jobs.ymcarockies.org.