The City of Henderson is seeking enthusiastic team players to provide premier public service in our award-winning Parks & Recreation Department.
Under general supervision, assists in planning, organizing, coordinating, and implementing the instructional and non-instructional services and activities provided under the City's state licensed preschool programs; and performs related duties as assigned.
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The City of Henderson offers two state-licensed preschool programs at the Valley View Recreation Center. ABC ETC. is a half-day preschool designed for children 3-5 years of age, and Little Learners is full-day preschool designed for children 4-5 years of age.Candidates for this position will be subject to post-offer drug testing (NRS 613(1) (d)).Minimum Qualifications
- Must be 18 years old at the time of application
- High school diploma or equivalent at the time of application or promotion
- Two (2) years of experience working in a childcare center or licensed preschool
- Note: An equivalent combination of training and experience may be considered
- Must successfully complete the following Nevada Registry initial training courses within the first 90 days of hire:
- American Red Cross Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation/First Aid Certification
- Signs & Symptoms of Illness
- Bloodborne Pathogens
- Recognizing & Reporting Child Abuse & Neglect
- Human Growth & Development or Positive Guidance
Must complete continuing Child Wellness training as required by the Nevada Registry and/or the City Must apply to become a member of The Nevada Registry within 90 days of hire, which must be renewed annually. Current members must supply proof of valid membership upon hire Desirable: Associate's Degree in Child Development, Education, Early Childhood or closely related field Incumbent may be required to obtain additional certifications, complete in-service training and/or continuing education as required and as a condition of continued employment, and may be at the expense of the incumbentRequired Documents/Assessment InformationDocuments Required at the Time of Application:
1) Completed Employment Application
2) Completed Supplemental QuestionnaireSelection Process
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