Rochester Institute of Technology Associate Teacher-12 Month Position in Rochester, New York
Associate Teacher-12 Month Position
Detailed Job Description:
The work schedule:
12months/35 hours per week.
Rotating/flexible scheduling. Shifts are one of these 3:
Who is in your care:
As a member of the RIT community you'll receive a well-balanced benefits package that offers a variety of choices and access to additional employment advantages. These benefits, combined with your pay, provide a total compensation package that can be tailored to meet your needs. For more information go to: www.rit.edu/benefits .
Associate Teachers at Margaret’s House (https://www.rit.edu/margaretshouse/) provide a safe, healthy and nurturing environment for social and academic growth for the children in our care. They supervise the daily activities of the children in the classroom and develop a program that meets their needs and promotes age-appropriate development.
Required Application Documents:
Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae or Resume
The hiring process for this position may require a criminal background check and/or motor vehicle records check. Any verbal or written offer made is contingent on satisfactory results, as determined by Human Resources.RIT does not discriminate. RIT promotes and values diversity, pluralism and inclusion in the work place. RIT provides equal opportunity to all qualified individuals and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, age, marital status, sex, gender, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, veteran status or disability in its hiring, admissions, educational programs and activities.RIT provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities under the Rehabilitation Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the New York Human Rights Law, or similar applicable law. If you need reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, and you wish to discuss potential accommodations related to your application for employment at RIT, please contact the Human Resources office at 585-475-2424 or email your request to Careers@rit.edu.
In compliance with Executive Order 14042, all university employees must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 on or before December 8, 2021 or your start date (whichever is later), or have an approved medical/disability or religious accommodation
How To Apply:
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Required Minimum Qualifications:
Patience, compassion, responsibility, strong organizational skills
Associate's degree in early childhood education (or equivalent field) or Child Development Associate Credential plus 1 year of classroom experience. OR
Child Development Associate credential; or other Office-recognized credential AND two years of experience related to caring for children OR
9 college credits in Early Childhood, Child Development or related field, with a plan of study leading to a Child Development Associate credential or Associates degree AND two years’ experience related to caring for children
Margaret's House is RIT's centrally located, on-campus child care center. We provide quality care and early childhood education for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers during the academic year and throughout the summer. We are open Monday through Friday from 7:30am-6:00pm and our calendar coordinates with the RIT academic schedule. The staff at Margaret's House are employees of RIT and are educated and experienced in the field of early childhood education.
Rochester Institute of Technology is a diverse and collaborative community of engaged, socially conscious, and intellectually curious minds. Through creativity and innovation, and an intentional blending of technology, the arts and design, we provide exceptional individuals with a wide range of academic opportunities, including a leading research program and an internationally recognized education for deaf and hard-of-hearing students. We are dedicated to building a diverse community, one where employees feel a sense of belonging, and are valued for their contributions and the perspectives they bring.
As a member of the RIT community, you'll receive a comprehensive employee benefits package (https://www.rit.edu/fa/humanresources/sites/rit.edu.fa.humanresources/files/docs/Benefits_at_a_Glance.pdf) that offers multiple options and access to additional employment advantages. You can tailor your benefit elections to meet your needs (affordable medical/dental/vision benefits; paid vacation/sick time/retirement saving plan with exceptional employer match; and tuition assistance for you and your family, to name a few).