Teacher Aide - Competitive Pay & Benefits!
Company: Daystar Kids
Posted on: November 25, 2022
*Please Note: All staff are required to be vaccinated against
COVID-19, including a booster shot when eligible. *
*Opportunity: *Help Daystar change the world one child at a time!
Lend your energy, enthusiasm, and talents to help children with
special healthcare and developmental needs learn, thrive, and shine
at Daystar's award-winning Pediatric Day-Respite Center.
*Qualifications: *Candidates should possess a strong sense of
purpose and drive to make the world a better place; and thrive in a
dynamic, ever-changing learning environment. Successful candidates
bring energy, patience, compassion, knowledge, and creativity to
all they do and are engaged learners and observers who encourage
progress in every child. Our Teacher Aides and Team Leaders never
hesitate to help out where needed and seek opportunities to learn
from our interdisciplinary team members, the Daystar Kids entrusted
in our care, and their families.
* Education: Associate's or above in special education, early
childhood education, speech/language pathology, child life,
physical, occupational music therapy, or other related fields of
* Experience: 2 years of relevant field experience working in an
early childhood education or pediatric setting and/or 2 years
relevant field experience working with children with special
* Interest and demonstrated proficiency in understanding a broad
range of medical conditions, related treatments, and their
* Excellent judgment skills- must be active, alert, and observant
at all times and ready to effectively respond to unplanned or
* Ability to effectively implement multimodal communication
techniques and use adaptive equipment, sensory materials, and
* Inherent passion for engaging infants and children with special
* Inclusive approach; embraces and demonstrates person-centered
values, respect, and integrity.
13 days accrued PTO (starting rate) + 5 sick days
22 Paid Holidays - includes 1 week summer break and 1 week holiday
Birthday Floating Holiday
Health, Dental, 401k
Educational Assistance Program
*$1000 SIGNING BONUS: *Receive $250 after completion of three
months, $250 after completion of six months, and $500 after
completion of one year!
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $20.00 - $25.50 per hour
* Dental insurance
* Employee assistance program
* Flexible spending account
* Health insurance
* Health savings account
* Life insurance
* Paid time off
* Professional development assistance
* Referral program
* 8 hour shift
* Monday to Friday
Supplemental pay types:
* Signing bonus
Vaccine and booster required.
* Associate (Preferred)
* Childcare: 2 years (Preferred)
Work Location: One location%58047475%
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