BAD RIVER BAND OF LAKE SUPERIOR TRIBE OF CHIPPEWA INDIANS

CHIEF BLACKBIRD CENTER                               P.O. BOX                                                        ODANAH, WI 54861

POSITION DESCRIPTION

Job Title:                     Head Start Bus Monitor/Floater

Department:                Head Start, Education

Hourly Rate:                $8.00/hr                       full time-40 hours/wk

Exempt:                       No/Hourly

Supervisor:                  Transportation Manager

Summary: The Bus Monitor/kitchen aid will assist in the implementation of the Head Start Performance Standards.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities including the following.

  • Will instruct, supervise and ensure safety measures are taken with the children in the classroom, on the playground and during bus rides. Candidate will be responsible for properly restraining children on the school bus.   Will instruct, supervise and ensure safety measures are taken with the children in the classroom, on the playground and during bus rides. Candidate must be able to participate in emergency bus evacuations. Will attend meetings and required training as requested, i.e., staff. Promote use of and speak Ojibwemowin as proficiency level allows in the classroom and throughout delivery of all Head Start services for children and families.

Qualification Requirements: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below representative to the knowledge, skills, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience:

Required:

Must be at least eighteen (18) years old.

High School Diploma or its equivalent is required.

Ability to obtain First Aid and Tot Saver CPR is mandatory.(provided through program)

Shaken Baby training required.(provided through program)

Preferred:

Car seat technician certification

Other Skills and Abilities:

Required:

Must maintain strict confidentiality in accordance with Privacy Act.

Must demonstrate ability to work cooperatively with staff, parents, community members and other child support systems in the best interest of children is required.

Ability to provide cultural sensitivity.

Background Check:

This position is contingent on ability to pass background check required. This position requires a Caregiver Background Check regarding working with children and/or elderly.

Reasoning Ability:

Must have positive attitude and enjoy working with children.

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Must be able to pass medical/physical examination which certifies individuals are physically able to work with pre-school children. Must be able to pass tuberculosis testing. Must be physically able to lift children into and out of Head Start furniture and equipment, as necessary. Must be able to participate in pre-school activities with children in Head Start. Some standing, walking, bending, stooping and lifting up to 70 lbs. on occasion is required.

Working Environment: The working environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Subject to inside and outside conditions. Noise level is moderate to loud.

Drug-Free Workplace in accordance with the Drug Free Workplace Act of 1988, P.L. 100-690 and the Bad River Tribe’s Employee Policy & procedure Handbook. Indian Preference will be given in accordance with P.L. 93-638 and the Tribe’s Preference Policy.

                                                                                                                        Send Application and Resume To:

                                                                                                                                       Bad River Tribe

                                                                                                                                       Attn: Personnel

                                                                                                                                       P.O. Box 39

                                                                                                                                       Odanah, WI 54861

                                                                                                                                       www.badriver-nsn.gov

PUBLIC:

Opens: July 10th, 2017

Closes: July 24th, 2017 at 4:30pm.