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Child Care Aide - FT/PT - Winter Seasonal - Okemo Mountain Resort

Date: Jan 30, 2019

Location: Ludlow, VT, US

Company: Vail Resorts

Reach Your Peak at Vail Resorts. You're someone who pushes boundaries and challenges the status quo. You're brave, ambitious and passionate in everything you do. And we want you on our team. Pursue your fullest potential and never settle in the quest to deliver extraordinary guest service. Join one of the world's most innovative companies and re-imagine a mountain resort experience with us. Welcome to Vail Resorts. Reach Your Peak.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide a pleasant, safe, and clean environment suitable for children and staff
  • Accountable to Day Care Manager and Assistant Day Care Manager
  • Work with the children and provide a pleasant experience including games, feeding, and changing
  • Communicate any problems that may arise to the Manager prior to speaking with parents
  • Comply with all State Regulations including required training and education
  • Eat lunch with the children; feed younger children according to parent schedule
  • Diaper children, assist in toilet training
  • Supervised by Teacher, Head Teacher or Manager until individual has successfully completed a reasonable probationary employment period

 

Skills:

  • Ability to handle a fast paced environment
  • Ability to speak to the children at their eye level
  • Ability to follow all procedures and guidelines as outlined in the staff manual and employee handbook
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality at all times

 

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds (medium lifting)
  • Ability to handle climate changes and dress appropriately for outdoor activities
  • Ability to stand, sit, walk, bend, lift, tumble, jump, skip, hop and dance for long periods of time

 

Certifications/Diplomas/Prerequisites:

  • A teacher assistant is at least eighteen (18) years of age, is a high school graduate or has completed a GED, and meets one (1) of the following qualifications:
  • At least a Vermont Early Childhood Career Ladder Level One (1) or Two (2) Certificate; or
  • At least a current CDA (Child Development Associate) and at least twelve (12) months experience working with groups of children from grade three (3) or younger; or
  • At least a State Board of Education approved Human Services Program Certificate that emphasizes child development or early childhood education and at least twelve (12) months experience working with groups of children from grade three (3) or younger; or
  • At least successful completion of the Fundamentals for Early Childhood Professionals’ course or the Vermont Afterschool Essentials Certificate and at least twelve (12) months experience working with groups of children from grade three (3) or younger; or
  • At least successful completion of a three (3) college credit course in child or human development or a three (3) college credit course for school age care and education and at least twelve (12) months experience working with groups of children from grade three (3) or younger

At Okemo, we’ve got 2,200 vertical feet of positive outlook and it shows. Culture is what we teach. And service with a smile is the linchpin of our philosophy. Every interaction with our guests-on and off the mountain, at the golf courses, Adventure Zone and at the Evolution Bike Park, is an opportunity to turn a skier, rider, golfer, or recreational enthusiast into a lifelong member of our family. Our employees reflect this attitude by having fun doing what they do best: creating a memorable recreational experience! www.vailresortscareers.com

Vail Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.

Requisition ID 164771


Nearest Major Market: Hanover

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