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Job Title: Early Learning Center Caregiver
Job Location: Overbrook
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: East Haven Public Schools
East Haven, CT 06513
Telephone: 203-468-3951
Job Description:
Job Title:  Caregiver
Description: East Haven Public Schools is seeking seasoned, energetic, and team oriented individuals with a desire to positively impact our students, and the community.
Reports To: FRC & SR Childhood Facilitator
Program Hours: 7am-6pm, Monday-Friday. Positions can range in hours from 25-30 hours per week. 
Hourly Rate: $14.00 

Primary Role & Responsibilities:  
The Caregiver works closely with teachers and non-teaching professionals to provide a wide range of support for students including:
  • setting up and operating equipment
  • supervising students
  • facilitation of activities under the direction of a teacher
  • interact with children, initiate conversation and encourage dialog
  • develop daily activities that are age appropriate
  • High School diploma or equivalency.
  • Successful candidates will be highly energetic, flexible, and dependable 
  • Open to learning and able to follow written and verbal instructions 
  • Well organized and can work independently and with other staff.
  • CPR/1st Aid Train
  • Maintain confidentiality about issues concerning the children and their families ans well as faculty members.
  • Maintain professsional dress code.
  • Must report to work on time, have good attendance and communicate with Director when you will be out or need time off. 
Interaction between Faculty and Children/ Faculty and Parent:
  • Interact frequently, affectionately, and respectfully by smiling and speaking to children in a friendly, calm, soft, courteous manner within close proximity of the child.
  • Respect and observe children’s interests. Intervene when needed to maintain safety.
  • Be available and responsive to children's needs, questions, and requests. 
Physical Environment, Health, Safety and Nutrition:
  • Maintain and follow all safety and health rules of the program.
  • Supervise children at all times. Demonstrate awareness of entire group while working with a small group or individuals
  • Know the number of children in your group and maintain ratios at all times. Maintain accurate attendance records throughout the day.
  • Complete appropriate paperwork (i.e. accident, medication, allergies).
  • Keep activity areas organized and safe 
  • Be able to lift 40 pounds
    Applications will be accepted online at the district website:
A direct link to the application page is

Note: The above description is illustrative of tasks and responsibilities. It is not meant to be all inclusive of every task or responsibility.  


** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
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