Early Childhood Assistant Teacher

Saratoga Springs, NY

Skidmore College

Posting Number S00372P
Position Title Early Childhood Assistant Teacher
Department Greenberg Child Care Center
Position Status Part-Time
Position Type Temporary
Months per Year Other
Work hours
Monday through Friday (4 hours/day)

Start Date (For temporary positions only) August 2020
End Date (For temporary positions only)
Position Band/Level 110 = SS14
Pay Range $14.50/hr
Will Letters of Recommendation be required from references? No

Job Summary
The Greenberg Childcare Center at Skidmore College invites applications for a part-time temporary teaching position with children ages 6 weeks to 5 years old. The successful candidate must have excellent interpersonal skills, including the ability to work with college student teacher aides; as well as the ability to work with people with diverse backgrounds. This person must also have knowledge and understanding of early childhood development. This candidate must be able to lift at least 30 lbs., pass a physical exam and background checks and complete 30 hours of training in various areas of child care and development every 2 years (15 hours must be completed during the first 6 months of employment).

Minimum Qualifications
High School Diploma.
Prior experience caring for young children (infants -5 years old)

Preferred Qualifications
Physical Demands (For Union Positions Only)
EEO Statement
Skidmore College is committed to being an inclusive campus community and, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, national or ethnic origin, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, predisposition or carrier status, domestic violence victim status, familial status, dating violence, or stalking, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

Employment at Skidmore College is contingent upon an acceptable background check result.


Special Instructions to Applicant
To be considered for this position, please fill out an online application and attach the following documents: cover letter, resume and list of three references. The list must include name, title, company, email address and telephone number of three professional references.

All documents must be attached through the application system. If you encounter difficulty, please contact Human Resources at: careers@skidmore.edu or 518 580.5800.

Posting Date 07/23/2020
Open Until Filled
Closing Date
Quicklink for Posting http://careers.skidmore.edu/postings/4136

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
  1. * Where did you first learn about this position?
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Diverse Issues in Higher Education
    • Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC)
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education
    • Indeed.com
    • Inside Higher Education
    • LinkedIn
    • New York State Department of Labor
    • Saratoga Chamber of Commerce
    • Saratogian
    • Scholarly Hires
    • Skidmore Website
    • Times Union
    • Twitter
    • Career Fair
    • Invited by Department to Apply
    • Professional Conference
    • Professional journal/publication
    • Referred by Skidmore Employee
    • Other
  2. * What is the highest level of education attained?
    • GED
    • High School Diploma
    • Associate's Degree
    • Bachelor's Degree
    • Master's Degree
    • PhD or ABD
  3. * Do you have experience caring for young children (infants - 5 years old)?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply
Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
  3. List of Three References
Optional Documents

To apply please click here! Posted: 11/27/2020