Teacher's Aide- Part Time Afternoons
Little Stars Kids Club
Orion Associates and affiliated with Meridian Services)
$250 hiring bonus after 60 days of employment.
****Great position for students or persons who love kids and want a great part time position****
Our mission is to provide a comprehensive infant, toddler and preschool curriculum based on best practices and research on early brain development and learning. As we provide an enriched, stimulating environment, filled with child-initiated learning experiences, children are offered the opportunity to learn and develop the skills, attitudes and knowledge necessary to becoming independent, productive individuals.
Little Stars Daycare Center provides a safe, caring homelike atmosphere for children, while providing for their physical, intellectual, emotional and social development. Our teachers operate as a little community and have the ability to create meaningful and close relationships with the children and parents. We are located in Golden Valley at our Meridian and Orion Service’s Corporate Office. Little Stars is licensed for 10 infants and toddlers combined and 9 preschoolers. We typically have 4-5 infants attending and 4-5 toddlers per day. Our daycare provides quality care and education for our employees’ children and residents of Golden Valley, MN. Our employees work through Meridian, Orion or Zenith Services.
About the Teacher's Aide Position
We are looking for a teacher's aide who want to be creative, make fun art projects, help our children develop physically, emotionally and socially, play patty cake, have dance parties, plant a garden and watch it grow! At Little Stars, we believe in teaching children through not only curriculum but also through everyday play opportunities.
At Little Stars, our staff supervises and plays with the children, teach children acceptable socialization skills and focus on learning the alphabet, colors, numbers, attend to children’s needs, create art and craft projects with the children, and discussing development with parents. This position will primarily be working with the infants but at closing time, will combine with the toddlers and/or preschoolers.
Following weekly curriculum for the children
Art and craft projects
Work closely with families
Feeding, playing, cuddling
Ensure health and safety of children
Assist in daily cleaning tasks of the center
Attend childcare trainings
Engage and encourage children to develop physically, emotionally and socially.
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 3:30pm to 6pm.
Golden Valley, MN
16 years of age or older
Successful clearance of DHS background.
- For specifics, see the childcare rule, Minn. Rules 9503.0005-.0170 and Minn. Stats. §§ 245A, 245Cand 626.556
Orion Associates has been named Top 100 places to work by the Minneapolis Star Tribune and Minnesota Business Magazine.
Please go to corporate openings on the above link to locate the Teacher Aide position to apply online.