Job Summary: Implements a safe and developmentally appropriate experience for infants and toddlers. Provides primary care giving to a group of four children. Serves as lead teacher in absence of Teacher.
Position Specific Duties:
Provides curriculum and an environment that is developmentally appropriate for infants and toddlers.
Provides consistent primary care giving for a group of four children.
Implements the six Active Supervision strategies with children at all times.
Facilitates the development of self-control in children by using developmentally appropriate guidance techniques.
Assists with the development and implementation of an educational plan for each child.
Assists with assessing the ongoing development and progress of children.
Coordinates the work of classroom staff and volunteers in the absence of the Teacher.
Maintains and updates records.
Reports suspected child abuse in accordance with Oregon Statute and Head Start procedures.
Attends training sessions and participates in training opportunities.
Supports and encourages parent involvement, including evening parent services.
Works as a team with community agencies and other staff in providing services to children and families, including evening parent services as assigned.
Maintains the confidentiality of highly sensitive information.
Interacts with children, families and community members in a supportive and professional manner.
Performs all other duties as assigned.
Internal Number: 1739880
About Mount Hood Community College
Mt. Hood Community College (MHCC) is one of the premiere institutions of higher education in Oregon and is the choice for students from throughout the Pacific Northwest. Mt. Hood Community College (MHCC), located in the shadow of majestic Mount Hood, opened in 1966 and now serves approximately 33,000 students annually. MHCC offers 120 associate degrees, certificate programs, and transfer options offered at the Gresham Campus, Maywood Park Campus, Bruning Center for Allied Health Education, and public schools within the district. The College is committed to remaining accessible to an ever-increasing population with diverse needs. The Mt. Hood Community College district encompasses an area of about 950 square miles with a population of more than 300,000. Whether students are interested in pursuing a professional-technical degree, transferring to a four-year college or taking a few personal enrichment courses, MHCC is the place for community members to accomplish their goals. For more information visit http://www.mhcc.edu/About.aspx