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Preschool Teacher Aide

Stonestown Family YMCA
Full time
Competency level: 
Reports to: 
Site Coordinator
Salary range: 
$16.00 - $17.00 per hour

Careers with a Cause

The YMCA of San Francisco was named as one of the Bay Area's Best Places to Work by its employees as well as one of the Healthiest Employers.   Join our team and make a lasting impact every day in communities across San Francisco, San Mateo and Marin Counties.  Every day, our staff—of all ages and from diverse backgrounds and life experiences—are transforming lives through YMCA programs for youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. When you work for the Y, you’ll be supported with training, mentoring and career development opportunities. Plus, we offer great benefits to help you grow stronger in spirit, mind and body, even as you’re helping others.

About the Job

The preschool aide is part of a team which provides a safe, nurturing and educational environment for all children enrolled in our program at the Stonestown Family YMCA. The preschool aide will actively participate in all activities scheduled. The preschool aide is responsible for building and maintaining positive relationships with families being served at the Stonestown Family YMCA. The preschool aide must have a positive attitude and model appropriate behavior when dealing with children. The preschool aide must obey and follow all regulations set forth by Community Care Licensing as well as instructions given by the Head Teacher and Site Supervisor.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum 18 years old
  • Must have 6 units Early Childhood Education/Child Development
  • 50 + days of 3+ hours per day within 2 years; 1 year of Early Childhood Education experience preferred 
  • CPR/First Aid, TB Test and Immunizations and fingerprint clearance
  • Bilingual skills are preferred
  • YMCA approved CPR/first aid certification
  • Current health screening, T.B. test, fingerprint clearance and immunizations required.

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All employees working with the YMCA are considered to have supervisory or disciplinary action relationship over minors.  Job offers are conditional and contingent upon background clearance.Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance and CA Fair Chance Act , we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records. 

Everything you need to know about us

We offer the following benefits:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Comprehensive health benefits - medical and dental plans for full time employees
  • Retirement benefits – 1% employer contribution after completion of eligibility requirements
  • Employee Assistance Program for all employees
  • Commuter Benefits via pre-tax payroll deductions
  • Flexible Spending Account – Medical and Dependent Care on a pre-tax basis  
  • Use of YMCA of San Francisco Fitness facilities
  • Paid time off benefits for part time and full time employees upon completion of eligibility requirements
  • Training and staff development for all employees