Childcare Worker

Homes for the Homeless - Prospect Family Support Center
Date Posted: 02/14/2018
Salary / Wage:
Location: Bronx, New York
Job Type: Other

Description:

~~Homes for the Homeless (HFH) is expanding rapidly to continue its mission of providing homeless families with opportunities and support to transition into permanent housing.  HFH helps create lasting solutions for families experiencing homelessness through self-sufficiency planning, goal setting, and achievement.  We invite you to visit our website, www.hfhnyc.org, to learn more about our facilities and programs.

Our Family Support Center seeks full-time and part-time Childcare Workers to provide primary care for children newborn through 6 years old. This classroom provides emergency childcare for families in the Longwood/Hunt’s Point neighborhood in the Bronx.

Excellent benefits including comprehensive health insurance, employer funded retirement benefits, life insurance, and ample vacation, holiday, personal and sick leave. 

Responsibilities:

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•Assist in creating a child-oriented atmosphere.


•Assure children’s basic needs are met (food, clothing, safety, diapering, rest, etc).


•Interact closely with and supervise children at all times.


•Provide a balance of activities to meet children’s needs.


•Assist with administrative tasks including answering phones, writing reports and filling out forms.


•Assist in the day-to-day maintenance of the center.

Qualifications:

•Experience working with newborns.


•High School Diploma or GED.


•Ability to lift 40 or more pounds.


•Ability to sit on the floor, bend and pick up children through the course of an eight-hour shift.


•Must be able to work a flexible schedule.

Application Instructions:

~~Apply for Childcare Worker, Full Time - South Bronx using the link below:
https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=hfthi&jobId=197458&lang=en_US&source=CC4


HFH has a strong EEO commitment and encourages applicants that will increase the diversity of our organization.  We are an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO) committed to equal treatment of all employees without regard to race, national origin, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, veteran status, physical or mental disability or other basis protected by law.