Child Development Associate (Temporary
Ventura County Community College District
Oxnard College (Oxnard CA), CA
OC - Administrative Services
This recruitment is being conducted to fill a temporary
assignment and not
being conducted to establish an eligibility list from which
regular appointments will be made, as such this recruitment may
close at any time. Employees hired in this capacity are considered
at will and do not accrue property interest in the assignment and
are not eligible for benefits.
Applicants interested in temporary full-time are
preferred, but this position can also be temporary part-time.
Temporary position will last 2-3 months depending on need. And the
preferred hours are 8:45 AM-5:45 PM or 8:00 AM- 5:00
WHAT YOU'LL DO
Under the direction of an assigned supervisor, plan, organize and
evaluate learning experience for ECE students and for the
development of children in a children's center learning lab
environment; provide for the intellectual, social, emotional,
mental and physical development of participating
WHERE YOU'LL WORK
Oxnard College was founded in 1975 and is the newest of the three
community colleges in the county. Set on 118 acres and located two
miles from Pacific Ocean beaches, the college is easily accessible
by the Ventura Freeway (Highway 101) or the Pacific Coast
The Oxnard College Child Development Center provides on-campus
childcare and early childhood education to children between the
ages of 2.9 years through 5 years and also serves as a model lab
school for college students who are learning
child-development-center to observe and work with children.
More information about Oxnard College can be found here: Oxnard
More information about the Child Development Center can be found
Oxnard College Child Development Center
WHO WE ARE
Equity, diversity, and inclusion are essential to our culture and
the work that we do within the Ventura County Community College
District (VCCCD). The VCCCD is a public community college district
serving residents throughout Ventura County. The VCCCD's three
colleges - Moorpark College, Oxnard College, and Ventura College -
offer programs for transfer to four-year colleges and universities;
career technical training; basic skills instruction; as well as
community service, economic development, and continuing education
for cultural growth, life enrichment, and skills improvement. The
Ventura County Community College District recognizes that a diverse
community of faculty, staff, and administrators promote academic
excellence. This creates an inclusive educational and work
environment for its students, employees, and the community it
serves. With the understanding that a diverse community fosters
multi-cultural awareness, promotes mutual understanding and
respect, and provides role models for all students, the VCCCD is
committed to recruiting and employing a diverse and committed group
of faculty, staff, and administrators who are dedicated to the
success of all college students.
We encourage candidates who are equity-minded to submit an
application for employment. We are designated Hispanic-Serving
Institutions committed to racial and socio-economic diversity as it
reflects our communities and student populations. We actively seek
to attract candidates who share this commitment to equity,
diversity, and inclusion.
The Ventura County Community College District does not engage in
any employment practice that discriminates against any employee or
applicant for employment on the basis of ethnic group
identification, race, color, language, accent, immigration status,
ancestry, national origin, political beliefs, age, gender, sex,
religion, transgender, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran
status, and/or physical or mental disability.
Plan, organize and direct a daily curriculum including activities
designed to promote physical, emotional, creative and cognitive
development in infant/toddlers, pre-school and/or school age
Provide information to and assist college students with techniques
of working with individual and groups of children.
Train student assistants; observe and evaluate student teacher
activities; assist in developing effective adult child
Work with small and large groups of children in a variety of age
appropriate activities such as creative arts, mathematics,
perceptual motor skills, science, language and social studies, both
indoors and outdoors according to planned schedules.
Assist children with hygiene procedures as necessary; observe and
evaluate health needs of children and take appropriate action.
Prepare instructional materials; work with director/supervisor to
assign college students, student assistants, and volunteers to
teaching areas and responsibilities; maintain a variety of records.
Provide supervision and be a working role model to student
assistants, observers, and ECE students.
Attend staff meetings, parent conferences, orientations, and
in-service training programs as assigned.
Assure standards of safety, health and cleanliness of the center
are maintained. E
Perform other duties as assigned.
= Essential Duties
Education and Experience
Any combination equivalent to:
Children's Center Permit plus two years experience working with an
infant/toddler or preschool/children's program, OR
Child Development Permit - Teacher Level.
Required Licenses and Permits
Children's Center Permit OR
Permit - Teacher Level
Valid First Aid and CPR Certificates
Applications will be screened for evidence of the minimum
qualifications and submitted to the hiring department as they are
received, as such this recruitment may close at any time. Please
include ALL employment you wish to be considered in the Employment
Experience section of the application and complete all fields.
Experience that is included in the resume but not in the Employment
Experience section of the application will not be
Individuals with disabilities requiring
reasonable accommodation in the selection process must inform the
Ventura County Community College District Human Resources
Department in writing no later than the filing date stated on the
announcement. Those applicants needing such accommodations should
document this request including an explanation as to the type and
extent of accommodation needed to participate in the selection
If a degree/coursework is used to meet minimum qualifications, an
official copy of your transcripts will be required upon hire. If
you have a foreign degree and the institution from which your
degree was granted is not recognized as accredited by the Council
for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) or the U.S. Department of
Education, foreign transcript evaluation is required if the foreign
degree/coursework is used to meet minimum qualifications. The
foreign transcript evaluation must be included with your
application materials. Visit the Council for Higher Education Accreditation
or the U.S. Department of Education
to search for
institutions that are recognized as accredited. If you need your
transcripts evaluated, please review the
list of agencies approved for foreign transcript evaluation
. If applicable, an official copy of your foreign
transcript evaluation will also be required upon hire.
To apply, please visit https://www.schooljobs.com/careers/vcccd/jobs/3978846/child-development-associate-temporary-assignment