Child Development Associate
Job | Posted 2 months ago
|Standard high school diploma or satisfactory completion of an approved General Educational Development (GED) Testing Program.
Must hold and maintain a valid State of Florida Child Development Associate (CDA) credential with a focus on infant and toddler development or equivalent certification in accordance with the Head Start Performance Standards.
Achieve a passing score on the ParaPro Test, or other officially sanctioned standard tests, to demonstrate the ability to assist in instructing reading/language arts, writing, and
mathematics; or reading readiness, writing readiness, and mathematics readiness, as appropriate.
If additional hours of continuing education are mandated by program funding source, they must be obtained within the required time frame for continuing active employment in the position.
Computer skills as required for the position.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE:
An earned associate’s degree or higher in early childhood education from an accredited institution with a focus on infant and toddler development.
A minimum of two (2) years of demonstrated experience, within the last five (5) years, in working with children.
Six (6) earned semester hours in the area of Early Childhood Development.
Hourly Rate: $15.00 - $21.91 per hour
Pay Grade: 13
New Hires will be hired at the minimum of the assigned hourly range