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Teacher-Child Care

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Teacher - Child Care - Child Day Care - Full-Time, Days - Lourdes Hospital - Binghamton, NY

Monday - Friday 8:30am-5:30pm

Lourdes Hospital has a rewarding opportunity for a full-time Lead Teacher at our newly expanded K&N Ellis Childcare and Learning Center located at 1 Aquinas Street in Binghamton.  Lourdes Hospital is pleased to offer associates and the community a safe and educational choice for childcare. The K&N Ellis Childcare and Learning Center at Lourdes is a fully-licensed childcare and learning center located on the Lourdes Hospital campus. The Center is open year-round*, Monday through Friday, and provides care to children ages 6 weeks through 6 years of age.  We will soon be offering programs for school aged children as well.

Why Join Ascension?

 Lourdes, based in Binghamton, New York, is dedicated to spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals and communities. The main hospital campus includes medical, surgical and specialty nursing units, an Ambulatory Care Center, Breast Care Center, a Regional Cancer Center and numerous specialty practices. Reaching beyond the main hospital campus, Lourdes has established a network of primary care providers at 12 convenient sites throughout the region; and the Lourdes at Home and Hospice programs which care for patients in their homes and various nursing facilities. Two mobile mammography vans, a dental van and a medical services van deliver health services out into the region, making health care more easily accessible to surrounding communities.

Lourdes is part of Ascension, a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

What You Will Do

Our Lead Teachers are a treasured resource in our Child Day Care Center. As a Lead Teacher, you will be entrusted with planning and implementing child care/preschool activities for assigned children and being the warm and welcoming connection between the children, their parents/guardians and the entire Child Care team.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Ensures instructional activities are developmentally- appropriate and reflect the individual interests of assigned children.
  • Completes required lesson plans and maintains accurate and timely documentation of all required activities and interactions.
  • Ensures that assigned equipment and materials are adequately maintained in safe working order and recommends new equipment as appropriate.
  • Maintains positive communications with child's parents/guardians and incorporates their recommendations into child's daily routine.

What You Will Need

Preferred Credential(s):

  • Certified BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA). 

Education & Work Experience:

  • Diploma: High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Bachelor's degree required.
  • AA in Early Childhood Education or equivalent preferred OR Child Development Permit or CDA required.
  • Some college with a plan of study to complete degree or 1 to 3 years experience with more than 1 year experience with assigned age group.
  • Must meet education/experience requirements of New York State.
  • 1 to 2 years experience working with infants and toddlers preferred.

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity employer, Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital (Lourdes) complies with all applicable employment laws and regulations.  In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Lourdes are based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Lourdes does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. 

Lourdes is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

Job ID: 387652
Category: Education
Ministry: Lourdes, NY
Location: Binghamton, NY

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