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Child Care Provider

Idaho State University

Open for Recruitment: July 11, 2017 - July 27, 2017
Announcement # 07830010788
Salary Range: $10.12/hour -Plus Competitive Benefits!

Location(s): Pocatello

 Department: Early Learning Center 
Position is Limited Service, Full-time, 9 month yearly contract


  • Provides child care and instruction in a child care center
  • Plans and prepares developmentally-appropriate activities
  • Monitors, observes, assesses, and interacts with children
  • Cares for the physical needs of children including feeding, diapering, toileting, dressing, and administering medications
  • Maintains attendance, meal, and activity records
  • Communicates with parents orally and in writing concerning needs, progress, and behavior of children.
  • Primary responsibility for the aides and volunteers in the classroom.  Provides training, orientation and evaluation of student staff each semester or on an “as needed” basis, including an introduction to the Strengthening Families protective factors framework.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must have some knowledge of normal development of children from six weeks to preschool age; methods used to teach pre-school children basic skills.
  • Must have experience reading and understanding written instructions.
  • Must be able to pass a background investigation.
  • City Child Care Provider license required upon hire.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Knowledge of developmentally appropriate practices for children from six weeks to age five.
  • Child Development Associate Credential (CDA) or higher preferred

Training and Experience:
Respond to the examination questions based on your training and experience directly related to this position. Scoring will be based on your responses. Applicants must receive a minimum rating of 70 to pass this examination. You will receive notification of your test results. If at any time during the screening/scoring process your responses or resume do not support the answers you provided; your name will be removed from the register.

To preview the examination, click on Preview Exam below. You will not be able to take the exam from this screen. If you wish to take the exam, click the Apply Online button to the left and follow the instructions provided. 

To Apply: 

Click on the Apply Online  button to the left and follow the instructions provided to complete the Application Checklist and Exam for this position.

When updating your online application information, please select:

  • Idaho State University under "Agencies"
  • Full-time and Limited Service employment under "Job Type/Shift" 
  • Pocatello under "Cities"

Without this information your name cannot be referred to the hiring agency.

Thank you for your interest in employment with Idaho State University!

ISU is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We have an institution-wide commitment to inclusion and diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply. Veterans' preference.

Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities.

The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act (Clery Act) requires all colleges and universities that participate in federal financial aid programs to keep and disclose information about crime on and near their campuses to all job applicants. Click here to read the ISU Annual Security & Fire Safety Report.


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At the discretion of the appointing authority, compensatory time off may be provided in lieu of overtime cash compensation.

Hiring is done without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age or disability. In addition, preference may be given to veterans who qualify under state and federal laws and regulations. If you need special accommodations to satisfy testing requirements, please contact the Division of Human Resources.