MILACA PUBLIC SCHOOLS JOB DESCRIPTION


Wrap Around Care Aide               

Reports to: Enrichment/Recreation and Care
Coordinator   Dept: Community Education  
Terms: Yearly Notice of Assignment
Hourly Pay: $13.00 per hour

JOB SUMMARY

Follow the direction of the Enrichment/Recreation and Care Coordinator and Wrap Around Care Supervisor in a care setting for students ages 3 and 4. Work with students on crafts, artwork, writing, and other activities. Qualified individuals will be energetic, positive, child friendly, and willing to work in a fast paced environment.

QUALIFICATIONS


Education:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Current first aid and CPR certification, or willingness to become certified

Work Experience:

  • One year experience of working with children 

Special Knowledge/Essential Skills: 

  • Demonstrates planning and implementation skills
  • Knowledge of behaviors and development of children, and appropriate guidance techniques
  • Flexibility and adaptability
  • Skills in communicating and working with young children, adults, and co-workers
  • Demonstrates trust, openness, respect, and caring for others
  • Strong organizational skills and a self – motivator
  • Ability to effectively manage and supervise students 
  • Ability to exert up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, up to 20 pounds frequently, and up to 5 pounds constantly

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES


  • Program Support:
    • Under the direction of the Enrichment/Recreation and Care Coordinator and Wrap Around Care Supervisor, implements and supervises planned activities and developmentally-appropriate group play. Guides children in problem-solving and social awareness skills as needed. Models strategies for positive peer interactions.
    • Assists in preparing classroom supplies and materials for the program. Sets-up classrooms according to plans. Prepares beverages, and snacks for classes as needed.
    • Assists in supplies maintenance; sets up storage and rotation of classroom materials; 
    • Promotes and protects the physical well-being of all children. Performs duties to ensure compliance with all relevant health and safety regulations. Provides first aid when necessary and completes required district forms on injury and/or behavioral incidences.
  • Communication and teamwork:
    • Greets parents and children upon arrival and departure. Addresses parent questions and concerns, as appropriate, or refers issues to the Enrichment/Recreation and Care Coordinator and Wrap Around Care Supervisor. 
    • Maintains a working relationship with other community education staff, custodians, and school district personnel. 
    • Attends training sessions, staff meetings, workshops, or in-services as required. 
    • In the coordinator’s absence, oversees the daily operation of the program.
  • Other duties as assigned.  

Disclaimer: This description describes the general nature and work expected of an individual assigned to this position. Employees may be required to perform other job-related duties as requested by their supervisor. All requirements are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with a disability.
 

Apply:
Apply online preferred or submit letter of interest, district application, resume,
official college transcripts, copy of licenses/certifications, names of references, reference letter to:

Robert Sumner
Milaca Community Education
500 Hwy 23 West
Milaca, MN  56353