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Appointment Type: Academic Staff-Fixed Term Renewable
The primary responsibility of the position is to provide care for children in a child-initiated, teacher-directed and developmentally appropriate environment. This position is responsible for planning and facilitating developmentally appropriate activities as part of a comprehensive program for children's physical, cognitive, emotional and social growth. This position also requires supervising student staff and observation students from UW-River Falls and other local agencies of education. This is a 12-month appointment.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
At least 30 credits related to early childhood or school age care
Registry Certificate of a level 12 or higher or eligibility to register at level 12
Two years experience working with young children in a group setting
Ability to communicate effectively with children, parents, and staff
Ability to provide leadership and effectively work as a team
Physical ability to lift 50 pounds
Ability to successfully pass a post-offer employment test
Degree in early childhood education or related field
Two years experience working with toddlers in a classroom setting
Knowledge of YoungStar Quality Rating System, Department of Children and Families Division of Early Care and Education (DCF 251), and Cognia Accreditation
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Applicants are required to apply online. UWRF will not consider paper, emailed or faxed applications.
Applicants are required to provide:
Letter of interest specifying qualifications and experience (cover letter)
Provide the names, addresses, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses of three references who can specifically comment on your ability, experience and professional preparation (references).
Inquiries should be addressed to: Dana Hirsch Hiring Manager and Search Chair firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline to Apply: Initial review of applications will begin upon receipt. For full consideration, applicants should submit all required materials by August 9, 2022.
UW-River Falls does not offer H-1B or other work authorization visa sponsorship for this position. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States at the time of hire and maintain work authorization throughout the employment term. If you have questions regarding this, please contact Human Resources at 715-425-4941.