Job Summary: Assist in planning and implementing a safe and developmentally appropriate infant and toddler environment and activities in accordance with Federal and Program guidelines.
Position Specific Duties:
Assists in planning and implementing developmentally appropriate infant and toddler care giving.
Assists in organizing and maintaining an appropriate, attractive, safe, and healthy environment.
Utilizes developmentally appropriate guidance techniques for facilitating self-control in children.
Implements the six Active Supervision strategies with children at all times.
Relates to infants and toddlers in a calm, caring, nurturing and soothing manner.
Assumes responsibility for the children assigned in the absence of the teacher or associate teacher.
Prepares and maintains classroom materials and a clean environment.
Assists with meal services and meal reports.
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.
Works as a team with community agencies and other staff in providing services to children and families.
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: 2235916
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