The YMCA of Orange County staff are committed to teaching youth positive life skills, values and the importance of giving back. In our communities, our staff support and strengthen families by offering quality experiences that are affordable and life-enriching. Our staff encourage participation by all members of our community and create an environment where everyone aspires to be their best. Each day, we work side-by-side with others to strengthen the foundations of our communities.
The YMCA of Orange County has an immediate need for an Associate Teacher I/II in the Mission Viejo Areas. The Associate Teacher reports to the Childcare Director and is responsible for maintaining a positive environment while meeting the needs of all children. Assist in the planning, organization and implementation of a licensed childcare program for school-age children 5 – 12 years old.
The following are the minimum qualifications which an individual needs in order to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of this position.
Education & Certifications: High School Diploma or equivalent and 6 units in Child Development or a related field; or R.O.P. Certificate and continuous enrollment in a minimum of 2 units per semester toward completion of 12 units required.
Experience & Background: Must be 18 years of age. 6 months experience working with children required. Pediatric (EMSA) First Aid and Pediatric (EMSA) CPR certifications required.
The YMCA of Orange County offers excellent benefits as part of our compensation package. Programs such as medical and dental insurance options are available for full-time staff. Program discounts, retirement, and complimentary use of YMCA facilities are offered to all employees.
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