Job Description

Openings as of 4/25/2018
Community Education

  • Early Childhood Care Specialist (2017-2018 school year) JobID: 8586
  • Position Type:
    Community Education/Early Childhood Care Specialist

  • Date Posted:
    10/18/2017

  • Location:
    Schumaker Early Learning Center (IELC)

  • Date Available:
    ASAP

  • Closing Date:
    Open Until Filled

  • Hours Per Day:
    4
    Certification Status:
    NonCertified
    FTE:
    .5 FTE
    Months:
    12
      CLASSIFICATION TITLE
    EARLY CHILDHOOD CARE SPECIALIST

    SUMMARY
    Provides for the care and development of children ranging from 6 weeks old to preschool.

    MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
    High School Diploma or G.E.D.
    Verbal & written communication skills in English and a demonstrated ability to read and comprehend
    written/graphic and oral instructions.
    Must possess maturity and judgment and like working with small children and their parents.

    AND ONE OF THE FOLLOWING:
    ECE CARE SPECIALIST 03 (Grade 6/ Step 1 = $12.21) Minimum requirements:
    12 months childcare
    AND
    60 credit hours of college with at least 12 hours in Early Childhood Education (ECE)
    OR Child Development Associate (CDA)

    ECE CARE SPECIALIST 02 (Grade 3/ Step 1 = $10.50) Minimum requirements:
    12 month childcare experience
    AND
    30 hours of Early Childhood Education (ECE) training/workshops (certificates required)
    OR 60 credit hours of college

    ECE CARE SPECIALIST 01 (Grade 1/ Step 1 = $10.50) Minimum requirements:
    6 months childcare experience

    *****If no qualified applicants are available for the ECE CARE SPECIALIST 03 level position, the position may be filled at the lower grade level 02 or 01 entry level, depending on experience and/or education. These developmental positions are targeted for the 03 level positions. *****

    ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS AFTER HIRE
    Arizona Department of Education (ADE) Non-Certificated Programs DHS Childcare Employees & Volunteers Fingerprint Clearance (at employee’s expense)
    OR
    Department of Health Services (DHS) Childcare Facility Licensure Fingerprint Clearance (at employee’s expense)

    Proof of immunity to rubeola (measles) and rubella (German measles), or proof of MMR immunization.

    CPR and First Aid Certification. Certification must be maintained current during course of employment.

    Blood Borne Pathogens Training

    Documentation of a negative tuberculosis screening test, administered within 12 months before the start date; or if a candidate has had a positive test, a written statement signed and dated by a health care provider within six months before the start date stating candidate is free from infectious active tuberculosis. A negative tuberculosis screening test required is every 12 months of employment.

    COMMENTS
    2017-2018 SCHOOL YEAR
    LOCATION - Schumaker Early Learning Center
    WCL - Grade 1, 3, 6 DOE
    .5 FTE - 4 hours per day
    12 month position

    Positions less than 30 hours per week are not eligible for district benefits.

    Tucson Unified School District is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination based on disability, race, color, religion/religious beliefs, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or national origin.





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