Assistants

Educational Assistants help with enrichment classes. They sign children in, distribute snack, and assist incredibly fun classes!  Needed for 5-10 hours per week at $11/hour.

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Caregivers

Lead enrichment clubs, play sports, take field trips, make crafts, be goofy, have fun and be a good role model. Learn, play, and get paid for doing both! The caregiver position is part-time. The starting pay is $11/hr plus paid holidays, paid planning time, paid preparation time, great training, and pay raises based on performance.

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General Employment Qualifications

The basic role of everyone working at Children’s Choice is to facilitate the positive development of children.

  • All staff working with children must maintain CPR and First Aid certifications. Children’s Choice schedules periodic courses.
  • All staff working with children must pass a Criminal Records Background Check.

 

Specific Staff Qualifications

ASSISTANTS

This is the entry-level position. Help with enrichment classes by checking children in, providing them snack, assisting the teacher, and signing children out. No experience necessary. The starting pay is $11 per hour plus paid holidays. Opportunities for advancement.

Link to Class Assistant Application

CAREGIVERS/GROUP LEADERS

Lead enrichment activities, play games and sports, take field
trips, make crafts, be goofy, have fun and be a good role model. Learn, play, and get paid for doing both!

Caregivers Qualifications (Preferred)

Bachelor's Degree in a related field,
OR a Bachelor's Degree in an unrelated field with three months of experience,
OR two years of college with nine months of experience,
OR a HS Diploma with 18 months of experience,

The caregiver position is part-time. The group leader position is full-time in the summer. The starting pay is $11/hr plus paid holidays, paid planning time, paid preparation time, and great training with pay raises based on performance.

Link to Caregiver Application

BENEFITS

Part-Time Benefits include:

  • 8 paid holidays the first year,
  • 9 paid holidays subsequent years,
  • membership in the National Afterschool Association (upon request)
  • paid planning time,
  • paid preparation time,
  • paid training,
  • and more!

LOCATIONS

We have thirteen program locations: Bandelier, Sombra Del Monte, Zuni, John Baker, Manzano Mesa, Arroyo Del Oso, Double Eagle, Comanche, North Star, Georgia O'Keeffe, Inez, Hubert Humphrey, and Osuna Elementary Schools. Staff placement decisions are made based on the best interests of the children and the program. Staff preferences for placement are granted whenever possible.

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HOURS OF OPERATION

We operate from 7 AM—6 PM, M-F, whenever school is not in session. (excluding national holidays). A variety of staffing schedules are considered.