Childcare Attendant


Job Type: Ministerial

Reports to: Adult Education Manager

Position Description

This part-time, non-benefited position oversees the childcare provided for education clients and manages volunteer childcare assistant(s).

As a ministerial representative of CCEOK, it is expected that both professional and social behavior be aligned with the ethical and moral standards of the Catholic Church.

Key Tasks

  • Ensures the safety of all children
  • Signs children in and out of childcare room, verifying parental identification
  • Takes children to the bathroom, as needed
  • If a snack is provided, ensures proper food/drink are given and room cleanliness is maintained
  • Provides wholesome entertainment in line with Catholic values
  • Notifies parents when a problem arises
  • Assists in maintaining volunteer childcare worker staffing
  • Provides occasional administrative support
  • Other duties as assigned

Key Skills

  • Physically capable of carrying/holding a baby
  • Bilingual preferred (English/Spanish)
  • CPR and infant CPR certified
  • Babysitter certification through Red Cross or other
  • Familiar with basic first aid techniques

Key Attributes

  • Commitment to the mission and vision of Catholic Charities
  • Good with kids with plenty of patience and energy
  • Problem-solving and decision-making abilities
  • Ability to multitask and manage time well
  • Ability to manage others

*Offer of employment contingent upon successful background screening and completion of VIRTUS training