Two-Year-Old Classroom Aides Wanted

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United Cerebral Palsy of Central Arizona

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UCP of Central Arizona's two-year-old classroom wants YOU! Play with kids, provide classroom support, and make a huge difference in the lives of children.

Summary of Assignment
: UCP of Central Arizona is seeking assistants for its two-year-old classroom in the Early Learning Center. The ELC is an educational program with an emergent curriculum for children from 6 weeks old to age 5. The Center is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) and Quality First in addition to being a 5-Star Quality First Center. In our inclusive classrooms children with and without disabilities learn and grow, together.

Title: Two-Year-Old Room Aide

Responsibilities: The Early Learning Center’s two-year-old room serves children from two years of age to approximately three. Aides will spend time:

  • Engaging with the children through reading and playing
  • Helping the teachers clean during and after snack time
  • Getting the children ready to play outside
  • Providing an extra pair of eyes in the classroom
  • Offering additional support to UCP teachers as needed

Training Requirements and Qualifications: We will happily assist volunteers in obtaining the appropriate clearance. Aides must be eighteen years or older, obtain a level one fingerprint clearance card, and pass a TB test. Additional appropriate trainings will be discussed in person.

Time commitment: Flexible. The most help is needed after 2pm and on Fridays at 12pm. You make your own schedule!

Supervisor: Katy Moon, Early Learning Center Program Director

Worksite location: UCP of Central AZ 1802 W. Parkside Lane Phoenix, AZ 85027

Interested candidates will kindly email UCP’s Volunteer Coordinator Alexis Ferri at aferri@ucpofcentralaz.org with a resume.

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About United Cerebral Palsy of Central Arizona

Location:

1802 W. Parkside Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85027, US

Mission Statement

OUR MISSION: UCP of Central Arizona provides comprehensive services to individuals with disabilities and their families by providing physical and developmental support as well as educational growth which is the foundation for independent living. "Life without Limits" OUR VISION: Individuals with disabilities will achieve their potential and experience equality in the community.

Description

At UCP of Central Arizona, we are more than just our name. Many of the individuals we serve have delays or disabilities that were undiagnosed or misunderstood in prior years. As research and medicine advance, so does the ability to detect brain abnormalities, genetic conditions and many other diagnoses affecting development. What they all hold in common is the need for expertise, uncompromised quality of care, and an organization made up of individuals who provide hope through an wavering focus on abilities, not disabilities. This effort has always been at the core of UCP's work.

Since 1952, UCP has served as one of the oldest private, nonprofit health and human service organizations in Arizona. Every year, our highly trained therapists, educators and direct care support professionals improve the lives of thousands of individuals with disabilities and their families. We are continually striving to develop new and innovative ways to provide programs and services to meet the needs of those we serve. What will never change is our focus on bringing hope, expertise and support one person at a time, one family at a time.

Advocacy & Human Rights
Children & Youth
People with Disabilities

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

1802 W. Parkside LanePhoenix, AZ 85027

(33.69578,-112.09789)
 

SKILLS

  • General Education
  • Child Care
  • Child Development
  • Multi-Tasking
  • People Skills
  • Special Needs

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Flexible. The most help is needed after 2pm and on Fridays at 12pm. You make your own schedule!
  • We will happily assist volunteers in obtaining the appropriate clearance. Aides must be eighteen years or older, obtain a level one fingerprint clearance card, and pass a TB test. Additional appropriate trainings will be discussed in person.

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