At XY Learning Center (XYLC), our mission is to provide exceptional care through a safe, responsive and nurturing environment that meets the needs of each child and family.
Our goals are:
XYLC’s philosophy on caring for young children starts with admiration of each individual child. We feel that every child deserves exceptional care. As one of XYLC’s well-qualified staff, you will provide a comforting environment by building a trusting relationship with each child and their family. We will have open communication with each family to make sure all of their child’s ongoing needs are met. At XYLC, we understand that children are best understood in the context of their families’ culture and community. We respect the dignity, worth and uniqueness of each child and family.
Curriculum is implemented to give each child the right challenge for their individual needs and development. We provide hands-on learning experiences that are relevant and meaningful to the child’s interest and abilities.
About the Position:
As a Childcare Specialist (Part-Time) at XY Learning Center (XYLC), you’ll lend a cheerful and energetic hand to the Childcare Specialists at our learning center in the heart of downtown Bozeman. You’ll assist with daily activities and carry out our child-centered curriculum, while maintaining a warm, gentle, and nurturing learning environment for children. You’ll not only help out in the classroom but also learn first-hand from our professional caregivers.
What You’ll Be Doing:
Work alongside the Childcare Specialists to provide conscientious care for children
Assist the Childcare Specialists in helping children with personal tasks, including but not limited to meals, diaper changes, and nap time routines
Engage children in fun educational activities, including time outdoors
Keep the center sanitary and safe by helping us carry out our cleaning routine
Collaborate with other team members and the Director to provide quality child care and support XYLC’s goals
Start Date: Immediately
Status: Part-Time (20 - 25 hours/week)
Location: Bozeman, MT
Direct Reports: No
Department: Learning Center
Reports to: Director of XY Learning Center
Compensation & Benefits:
What You’ll Bring to the Table
Authorized to live and work in United States
Relevant experience or coursework in Early Childhood Education, Teaching, or Education
Passion for caring for and connecting with children of all ages and abilities, including infants
Desire and ability to engage in physical and educational play activities with children
XY Planning Network believes that our team members, and the individual identities and experiences of our team members, are our key differentiators. We won't settle for mere acceptance of each other's differences because we maintain that our team is better because of our differences, not in spite of them. As such, our culture celebrates, champions, supports, protects, and thrives on our various and collective identity categories. XYPN is beyond proud to be an equal opportunity employer.