Early Childhood Care Specialist (Effective 2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR)
Provides for the care and development of children ranging from 6 weeks old to preschool.
High School Diploma or G.E.D.
Verbal & written communication skills in English and a demonstrated ability to read and comprehend
written/graphic and oral instructions.
Must possess maturity and judgment and like working with small children and their parents.
AND ONE OF THE FOLLOWING:
ECE CARE SPECIALIST 03 (Grade 6/ Step 1 = $12.58 per hour) Minimum requirements:
12 months childcare
60 credit hours of college with at least 12 hours in Early Childhood Education (ECE)
OR Child Development Associate (CDA)
ECE CARE SPECIALIST 02 (Grade 3/ Step 1 = $12.00 per hour) Minimum requirements:
12 month childcare experience
30 hours of Early Childhood Education (ECE) training/workshops (certificates required)
OR 60 credit hours of college
ECE CARE SPECIALIST 01 (Grade 1/ Step 1 = $12.00 per hour) Minimum requirements:
6 months childcare experience
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS AFTER HIRE
Arizona Department of Education (ADE) Non-Certificated Programs DHS Childcare Employees & Volunteers Fingerprint Clearance (at employee’s expense)
Department of Health Services (DHS) Childcare Facility Licensure Fingerprint Clearance (at employee’s expense)
Proof of immunity to rubeola (measles) and rubella (German measles), or proof of MMR immunization.
CPR and First Aid Certification. Certification must be maintained current during course of employment.
Blood Borne Pathogens Training
Documentation of a negative tuberculosis screening test, administered within 12 months before the start date; or if a candidate has had a positive test, a written statement signed and dated by a health care provider within six months before the start date stating candidate is free from infectious active tuberculosis. A negative tuberculosis screening test required is every 12 months of employment.
Effective 2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR
LOCATION - Schumaker IELC- Pantano & Broadway Area
White Collar - Grade 1, 3, 6 DOE
1.00 FTE - 8 hours per day
12 month position
Positions less than 30 hours per week are not eligible for district benefits.
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