Job ID:  26295911

Company:  Missouri Valley Family YMCA

Application Type:  Seeking Part-time (non-Co-op/Intern

Job Title:  Family Wellness ChildWatch Shift Leader

Description:  CHANGE LIVES. INCLUDING YOURS. Becky Gietzen, ChildWatch Caregiver said, "I LOVE my job because the children we care for are so Christlike! There is a reason God commanded us to become "as a little child." Although they are often easily frustrated, they are also quick to forgive. I learn from these children everyday." We offer a fun, rewarding work environment and FREE Family Wellness & YMCA Membership for all staff members! ChildWatch employees may bring up to three of their own children to work with them! The Family Wellness ChildWatch Shift Leader oversees program activity and care for infants to 8 year olds in a drop-in childcare environment. This job is located at Family Wellness at 2700 46th Ave SE in Mandan. Be a role model Oversee activity in the ChildWatch area while also serving as a caregiver for children Maintain a high level of customer service by establishing friendly and courteous relationships with members Assure that children receive safe playtime, snacks, learning activities, diaper changing, and bathroom breaks Use appropriate disciplinary methods Observe children and communicate appropriately with parents Help maintain a clean, safe environment by completing cleaning duties as assigned. Attend and be an active participant at staff meetings Shifts Available, Part Time: Monday-Thursday, 4:15 pm-7:30 pm Saturday, 8:15 am-Noon We are looking for someone who displays the values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility. Previous supervisory experience and experience working in a childcare or children's program preferred. Must have the ability to handle competing demands. Must have the ability to effectively communicate and build relationships with parents. ChildWatch is a drop-in childcare program that provides members a safe, fun and supervised place for their children while they utilize the facility. The Missouri Valley Family YMCA has more than 22,000 members, serving 1 in 5 households in the Bismarck-Mandan community. The Family Wellness location opened in Mandan near Raging Rivers Waterpark in January 2017. YMCA is a powerful association of men, women, and children joined together by a shared commitment to nurturing the potential of kids, promoting healthy living and fostering a sense of social responsibility. We offer a wide variety of programming and wellness opportunities to individuals and families of all kinds.

Application Instructions:
Apply online at www.familywellnessbisman.org/job-opportunities