Ascension Health Child Care Teacher - Child Development Center in Wichita, Kansas
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Child Care Teacher - Child Development Center - Full-Time, Day - Ascension Via Christi Hospital St Francis - Wichita, KS
4, ten hour days per week, 6:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Off Thursday/Saturday/Sunday) working with 1 year olds
Why Join Ascension?
Ascension Via Christi has a rich history of serving the people of Kansas and the surrounding region, which dates back more than 125 years to the healing ministries of our founding congregations. Today, our integrated health system – with hospitals, physician clinics, therapy centers and other health services – is the largest healthcare provider in Kansas.
Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. In FY2019, Ascension provided $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.
Ascension includes more than 150,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers. The national health system operates more than 2,600 sites of care – including 150 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 20 states and the District of Columbia, while providing a variety of services including clinical and network services, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, risk management, and contracting through Ascension’s own group purchasing organization.
What You Will Do
As an Associate with Via Christi Health, you will have the opportunity to plan and implement child care and educational activities for assigned children.
Ensures instructional activities are developmentally appropriate and reflects their individual interests.
Completes required lesson plans and maintains accurate and timely documentation of all required activities and interactions.
Ensures that assigned equipment and materials are adequately maintained in safe working order and recommends new equipment as appropriate.
Maintains positive communications with child's parents/guardians and incorporates their recommendations into child's daily routine.
What You Will Need
BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date. In lieu of BLS, Pediatric CPR and First Aid through ASHI, AHA or LifeSaver Learning, Inc. or Heart Saver AED through AHA obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date will be accepted.
Food Service Professional credentialed from the ServSafe National Restaurant Association obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date. Will accept Food Handler Card through Food Handler Essentials Course through State Food Safety within 1 Month (30 days) of hire or job transfer date.
Teacher credentialed from the State of Kansas.
High school diploma or GED required.
- Previous child care experience and degree/CDA required
Equal Employment Opportunity
Via Christi Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. Applicants receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.
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