Position Information

Job Title:
Child Watch Attendant (Afternoon/ Evenings & Weekends)
Location:
Downtown YMCA
Job Type:
Part Time
Pay Rate:
Starting at 7.25
Job Application Deadline:
open

Job Description:

The position of Child Watch Attendant is a part-time position located at our YMCA Wellness Centers. Primary duties are, but not limited to, providing a safe and fun environment for children while their parent(s) are exercising at the Wellness Center.

Essential Functions/Responsibilities:

Sign-in/out children.
 Placing name tag on child and all items brought in by child, i.e. diaper bags, backpacks.
 Issuing pagers to parent(s) of child(ren) with allergies or other medical concerns.
 Patrolling indoor and outdoor play areas for trash or hazardous materials.
 Scanning equipment to ensure in safe and working condition.
 Ensure children are being played with and entertained.
 Ensure diapers and clothing are being changed when necessary.
 Ensure that children are being supervised and cared for correctly.
 Thorough knowledge of Risk Management policies.
 Thorough knowledge of Emergency Procedures, i.e. fire or inclement weather.
 Administer discipline in a fair manner. ONLY acceptable form of discipline is TIME OUT!! Parents are notified when discipline was necessary.
 Ensure parents are being kept informed of children’s behavior.
 Set an example for the members by displaying YMCA Core Values: caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility.
 Establish and maintain cooperative relationships with members, staff, and others contacted in the course of the work.
 Exercise good judgment, flexibility, creativity, and sensitivity in response to changing situations and needs.
 Communicate clearly and concisely, orally and in writing.

Required Qualifications:

The employee is required to take the required seven YMCA training courses online within the first 30 days of employment. The courses include: Appropriate Touch, Blood borne Pathogens, Child Sexual Abuse Prevention, Defensive Driving, Sexual Harassment Prevention, Shallow Water Blackout, and Social Media and Technology. Employee must also be CPR and First Aid Certified.

Preferred Qualifications:

High School diploma or currently enrolled.

Physical Demands

Carrying _X_ Kneeling_X_ Pushing_X_ Sitting_X_
Climbing_X_ Lifting_X_ Running_X_ Stooping_X_
Crouching_X_ Pulling_X_ Standing_X_ Walking_X_


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