Child Care Worker in New York, NY at ResCare

Date Posted: 9/19/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    New York, NY
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/19/2018

Job Description

ResCare 

Title: Child Care Worker

Job Category: Direct Care/Operations

Line of Business: Workforce Services

About Workforce Services

Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Child Care Worker.

About this Line of Business

The Wellness, Comprehensive Assessment, Rehabilitation and Employment (WeCARE) Program provides a continuum of integrated services that evaluate the abilities and address the needs of Cash Assistance (CA) clients with medical and/or mental health condition(s) that may affect their employability. Clinical assessment processes determine clients’ functional capacity outcomes and ability to achieve the goals of wellness and employment or to apply for and receive federal disability benefits.

The WeCARE program has been successful in assisting thousands of New York City clients with clinical barriers achieve self-sufficiency. ResCare Workforce Services is a funded provider for WeCARE services through the New York City Human Resources Administration (HRA).

As a(n) Child Care Worker you will: 

  • Provides onsite supervision of children at the child care facility
  • Ensures children are safe and secure at all times
  • Engages children in educational and play activities while parent(s) are receiving services
  • Uses best practices in child development to carry out work activities
  • Participates in any required training
  • Follows all established procedures for parental sign in and out of children to the center to ensure child safety and that there is no access to children by unauthorized individuals
  • Follows all child area procedures at all times
  • Reports any incidents related to the children’s area
  • Reports to supervisor for care manager communication if there are any issues with parent use of the children’s area

Position Requirements

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 2 years’ experience caring for children in a daycare or other group environment
  • Bilingual or multilingual preferred

Additional Information

Position(s) available in Staten Island, Brooklyn, and Manhattan.

Benefits

ResCare offers a comprehensive benefits package to full-time employees including medical, dental, vision, paid time off, disability, life, and tuition reimbursement. All employees age 21 and older are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan.

ResCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.

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