Under the direct supervision of the Child Development Director, Master Lead Toddler Teacher and the Lead Toddler Teacher. This position is responsible for supervision and care of children in the Toddler program and aiding the team of teachers in general supervision and management of a class of toddler aged children. Provides direction for the program and classroom, assists in planning and implements age appropriate program curriculum. This position is also responsible for helping record keeping, inventory of supplies in the classroom and any safety issues. Provides a quality experience to children and parents that is in accordance with the association’s policies and procedures that focus on the YMCA values: honesty, respect, responsibility, and caring.
At least 18 years of age.
CPR, First Aid, AED certifications and Child Abuse prevention training within 30 days of
Up-to-date TB test every 2 years. If you have a chest x-ray on file a TB test is no longer required.
Must have a current Live scan active on file.
Previous experience working with children in a developmental setting preferred.
Ability to plan, organize and implement age-appropriate/developmentally appropriate
Infant and toddler teachers are required to have completed an infant and toddler class from an accredited college with a “C” grade or better.
Previous experience with diverse populations. Ability to develop positive, authentic relationships
with people from different backgrounds.
A minimum of 6 - 12 ECE units from an accredited college and a commitment to continue education to obtain a BA in ECE or a related field (AA minimum for associate teachers)
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Santa Monica Family YMCA
1332 6th Street, Santa Monica, CA 90401