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Student Educators (Employment Opportunities)

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Working as a student educator at the ELC is a great option for students across the university. Student educators have the opportunity to work with children infants-kindergarten and work various shifts. We are looking for dependable individuals that enjoy working with young children! Interested students should fill out an application for employment which can be turned in at the 1206 White Avenue office.

 


Specific Information

Requirements

Fingerprinting, criminal/abuse registry background check, and a physical.student working with infant

Orientation

Every student employed by the EarlyLearning Center must complete an orientation in which program policies and information are reviewed. The orientation is divided into five modules.

Schedules

Students are hired on a basis of classroom/semester needs. Schedule and classroom appointments may vary as assistance is needed across the program.

Timesheets

Students that work at the ELC will be required to complete biweekly timesheets, which are due every other Thursday by the close of the day and should be placed in the boxes provided at one of our two locations. Time worked should be initialed by the teacher in whose classroom the student worked.

Compensation

$8.00 per hour

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