Assistant Child Care Teacher

Posted by St. Paul's Child Care Center
Rochester, NY
January 29, 2024

Job Details

Job Summary

St. Paul’s Child Care is currently seeking a fulltime experienced child care worker to join our team. We are a licensed and accredited center wishing to find a candidate that has a desire to learn and care for our active and curious children. Hours are 10:00am-5:30pm Monday through Friday.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Develop respectful relationships with the children, families and teammates to ensure a caring and welcoming environment for children.
  • Meet the social, emotional, physical and cognitive needs of each child in your classroom. Plan for each child’s development with intentionality.
  • Supervise and monitor the safety of children in their care
  • Prepare meals and organize mealtimes and snacks for children
  • Maintain a clean and safe classroom environment.
  • Respect and maintain confidentiality of children, families, and staff.
  • Maintain accurate regulatory logs including but not limited to attendance, daily health checks, cleaning logs, and meal counts.
  • Attend staff meetings and required training.
  • Must be a flexible team player and have the ability to work well with others.
  • Plan and implement an ongoing professional development plan with your supervisor.
  • Ensure compliance with NYSOCFS regulations, Accreditation Guidelines and Monroe County Health Department Guidelines and regulations.
  • Follow all CACFP guidelines.
  • Follow through on additional duties and responsibilities assigned by supervisor.

Qualifications and Skills

  • energetic, patient, caring, and flexible personality
  • willingness to work with all ages (8weeks-5years)
  • 6 months experience working in a child care setting
  • ability to communicate with families and fellow team members
  • prior knowledge of NYSOCFS regulations
  • Hours are 10:00am-5:30pm Mondays through Friday
  • All candidates must pass state and agency criminal background checks
  • NYSOCFS Physical required

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $15.25 – $15.50 per hour

Expected hours: 40 per week


  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off

Schedule: / Monday to Friday

Education:High school or equivalent (Required)

Experience: / Childcare: 1 year (Required)  / Early Childhood Education: 1 year (Required)


  • CPR Certification (Preferred)
  • Child Development Associate Certification (Preferred)

Work Location: In person

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