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Child Study Center Substitute Teacher (Part-time Temp)

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Posting Details

Position Information

Posting Number S1500038
Job Title Child Study Center Substitute Teacher (Part-time Temp)
Position Number G01490
Division Academic Affairs/Provost - ACA
Department Child Study Center
FLSA Non-Exempt
Salary Grade
Salary Classification Classified
Annual Salary Range $7.50 per hour
Hourly Salary Range
Employment Status Part Time Temp
General Description

The purpose of this position is to supervise and teach the children attending the University’s Child Study Center in accordance with all relevant CSC and University policies and procedures.

Essential Job Duties

1. Oversee established activities which have been designed to meet the physical, emotional, intellectual and social needs of the children in the program. Provide various experiences and activities for children including songs, games and storytelling.
2. Promote a safe and secure environment for children to feel comfortable by ensuring that children are supervised at all times, ensure equipment and facility are clean, well maintained, and safe for the children. Be familiar with emergency procedures.
3. Follow established guidelines for recreational activities both indoor and outdoor. Monitor the children’s play activities to ensure safety.
4. Organize and monitor rest, meal, and snack times.

5. Clearly and effectively communicate in an appropriate manner that the children will understand. Provide positive guidance and build the children’s self-esteem.
6. Instruct children as directed in health and personal habits such as eating, resting, and bathroom habits.

Additional Duties
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Ability to work with young children;
Good oral and written communication skills;
Knowledge of Child Study Center emergency procedures;
Ability to be fair and consistent, respectful and flexible;
Ability to work cooperatively with parents, teachers and children;
Ability to exercise discernment and good judgment in making decisions;
High tolerance for stress.

Education and Experience

The educational requirement for this position is: High School Diploma or equivalent
Education substituted for experience? No

This position requires a demonstrated ability in working with young children.
Experience substituted for education? No

Licenses, Certification or Registrations

CPR/first aid certification

Environmental Working Conditions Indoor and Outdoor
Travel Requirements None
Number of Vacancies
Desired Start Date ASAP
Physical Requirements

Standing: under 1/3 of the time; walking: under 1/3 of the time; sitting: Over 2/3 of the time; using hands: Over 2/3 of the time; reaching with hands and arms: under 1/3 of the time; climbing or balancing: Under 1/3 of the time; stooping, kneeling, crouching, or crawling: Under 1/3 of the time; talking or hearing: Over 2/3 of the time; and, tasting or smelling: Under 1/3 of the time.

This position requires lifting:

Up to 10 pounds: Over 2/3 of the time; up to 25 pounds: Under 1/3 of the time.

This position has the following special vision requirements:

• No special vision requirements.

Open Date 09/10/2015
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants
EEO Statement
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Supplemental Questions

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  1. How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Public Job Posting
    • Internal Job Posting
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Diverse Issues in Higher Education
    • HigherEdJobs/Affirmative Action Email List
    • Birmingham News
    • Shelby County Reporter
    • Birmingham Times
    • Advertisement/Publication
    • Personal Referral
    • UM Website
    • Agency Referral
    • Other
    • SREB (Southern Regional Education Board)
    • The Academic Network, Inc. MFAD (Minority Faculty Application Database)

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Letter of Application
  2. Resume
Optional Documents