Centrally located less than 25 miles northwest of Maple Grove and 30 miles southeast of Saint Cloud, Monticello is home to six brick and mortar schools and two nature based facilities serving more than 4,000 students annually. Monticello consistently ranks in the top 50 school districts in the state as measured by a number of organizations and metrics, and performs above the state average in graduation rates, test scores, and early college opportunities.

Magic Adventures is looking for responsible and energetic adults that have a passion for working with children ages 3 years old – Grade 5 in our school aged childcare program. Morning shifts are typically 6 or 7A.M. until 9 AM and afternoon shifts are typically 3 – 5 or 6 PM. Applicants can be available for both the morning and afternoon shifts. We also accept candidates who are available for just morning shifts or just afternoon shifts depending on their availability. Programming is year-round and available on non-school days, early release days and during the summer. Depending on applicant’s availability and preference in shifts, candidate can be assigned up to 29 hours/week.

Job Summary: The School Age Child Care Assistant supports the planning and implementation of the childcare program and its daily activities. Assistants will participate and supervise students’ daily activities and program areas in accordance with program guidelines, operations and daily plans. At times Assistants will be independently responsible for up to 10 – 15 students.

Education and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Trained in First Aid & CPR
  • Previous school age child care experience preferred

Essential Skills Required:

  • Supervise children in assigned areas with daily activities, as delegated. 
  • Manage students’ behaviors and help to enforce program rules, regulations and safety procedures of the school age childcare program
  • Participate in the cleaning, organizing and set up of games, materials and supplies as neede
  • Record-keeping, including attendance, discipline reports, health and safety reports and other reports as required
  • Positively communicate and interact with parents to include child’s arrival and departure. 
  • Knowledge and application of technology
  • Maintain confidentiality of information about students
  • Experience working with diverse students and families

Apply online at Monticello Schools Employment Opportunities

This position is subject to the Paraprofessional contract and includes personal and sick leave. Hourly rate is $12.20/hour. Please note, starting hourly rate will be increasing August 2022.