| Rowan University is a comprehensive state-designated research institution with approximately 14,000 students. Its main campus is located in Glassboro, N.J., 20-miles southeast of Philadelphia, and it has a branch campus and medical school in Camden and a second medical school in nearby Stratford. Rowan is only the second university in the country to offer M.D. and D.O. medical-degree granting programs. The School of Osteopathic Medicine has a faculty practice plan that serves approximately 200,000 patients throughout Southern New Jersey. The institution is also home to the South Jersey Technology Park, which fosters the translation of applied research into commercial products and processes. Its business incubator also supports that mission. The University boasts eight colleges--Rohrer College of Business and colleges of Communication and Creative Arts, Education, Engineering, Graduate and Continuing Education, Humanities and Social Sciences, Performing Arts, and Science and Mathematics?and has been called upon by the state to create a College of Health Sciences. |
THIS POSITION IS THE VINELAND NJ OFFICE
Waiting Room Child Care position is a critical position for the New Jersey CARES Institute staff. Much of our success is possible because we are able to provide a safe and friendly environment for children while their caregivers are meeting with the physicians or therapists. The Waiting Room Child Care position helps us accomplish this by providing quality child care in the waiting room and by maintaining a safe, friendly environment for children and their caregivers. The Waiting Room Child Care position is expected to interact with children and families in a professional manner and to follow the Institute's policies and guidelines for proper supervision of children. Provides a positive and enjoyable atmosphere in the waiting area with a focus on maintaining clear personal boundaries and physical safety at all times. The Waiting Room Child Care position is also expected to occasionally answer the telephone and perform other clerical duties as assigned which may include, photocopying, filing, collation of non-confidential and/or confidential documents, data entry of confidential information, etc.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following:
Provides quality childcare in the waiting area of the Institute by maintaining a safe, friendly, positive environment for children and their caregivers. Provides focus on maintaining clear personal boundaries and physical safety at all times.
Attends periodic Waiting Room Child Care meetings/trainings at the Institute.
Answers the telephone and performs other clerical duties as assigned which may include photocopying, filing, collation of non-confidential and confidential documents, data entry of confidential information, etc.
Understands and adheres to RowanSOM's compliance standards as they appear in RowanSOM's Corporate Compliance Policy, Code of Conduct and Conflict of Interest Policy.
Performs other duties as assigned.
QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: High School Graduate or equivalent required. Hours will vary according to hours of operation: Monday & Friday (8:30am-5:00pm) Tuesday, Wednesday ,Thursday (8:30am-8:30pm). Experience working with children or college credits with a major in psychology, social work, education, or other social service field is preferred.
Please be advised that some positions are subject to the residency requirements of the NJ First Act (N.J.S.A. 52:14-7, P.L. 2011, Chapter 70). Any person hired into identified positions shall either have their principal residence in New Jersey or they have one year from the date of employment to establish, and then maintain, principal residence in the State of New Jersey. The law also provides that any person may petition a State committee for an exemption from the requirements based on critical need or hardship.
Rowan University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.
All positions are contingent upon budget appropriations.
The Stratford, NJ Campus is a Tobacco-Free Workplace.