Council Bluffs, Iowa
Council Bluffs Schools Foundation
Title : Kids & Company Child Care Associate
ReportING to : Site Director
Employment Status: Part-Time
Employment Classification: Non-exempt
About The Council Bluffs Schools Foundation
The Council Bluffs Schools Foundation is a nonprofit 501c3 organization, governed by a board of directors, which provides financial resources and support to benefit the children, families, and staff of the Council Bluffs Community School District.
In pursuit of our mission, the foundation operates three signature programs:
In addition to these programs, we administer high school scholarship funds, and provide opportunities for our community of donors to support education in Council Bluffs.
About Kids & Company
Kids & Company provides safe, caring, affordable childcare for school-aged children in the Council Bluffs Community School District. Operating out of 10 elementary school buildings in the district, Kids & Company offers before school and after school childcare, as well as full day childcare on out of school days. Kids & Company is licensed by the Iowa Department of Human Services (DHS), and participates in the Quality Rating System, a voluntary rating system designed by Iowa DHS designed to increase the quality of childcare in Iowa.
The Childcare Associate assists the Site Director by performing routine duties in the delivery of quality school age child care as defined by the Department of Human Services and organizational policy and procedure. Childcare Associates provide supervision, and ensure the safety and well-being of children in a before and after school childcare setting, as well as full day childcare during out of school days. Childcare Associates also assist children with self-care, develop and participate in lesson plans, activities, and play.
Location : Council Bluffs Community School District Elementary Schools, assigned by the Programs Director at the time of hire.
Hours : 6:00 a.m. to 8:55 a.m. Monday through Friday, and/or 3:20 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Tuesday through Friday (Mondays 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 PM) on school days. During school vacation days and the summer, 3-6 hour shifts from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Requires active participation with children including playground activities, meal and snack preparation. The position may include some light lifting, squatting, and large and fine motor movements.