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Sanford Health Child Care Assistant - Wellness Center - Oxbow in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Job Title: Child Care Assistant | Wellness Center - Oxbow | Sioux Falls, SD

City: Sioux Falls

State: SD

Department : Wellness Center - Sioux Falls

Job Schedule: Part Time

Shift: Varies

Hours Per Shift: Other


Ensure children are in a safe and comfortable environment and provided with personal care and nurturing. Establish and sustain effective working relationships with employees, patrons, family, and guests of facility. Works closely with parents to ensure that children are learning and socializing in a positive way. Assist with the implementation of daily plans and activities. Demonstrate patience and positive attitude while providing care for multiple children ranging in age from six weeks up to 12 years.


Contributes to and encourages new ideas; builds on suggestions of others. Operates customer support technology used within the organization. Communicate with children's parents or guardians about daily activities, behaviors, and related issues. Maintain a safe play environment. Establish and enforce rules for behavior and procedures for maintaining order. Instruct children in health and personal habits such as eating, resting, and toilet habits. Perform general administrative tasks such as taking attendance, editing internal paperwork, and making phone calls. Observe and monitor children's play activities. Sanitize toys and play equipment. Attend to children's basic needs by feeding them, dressing them, or changing their diapers.


High school degree preferred.

Minimum one year experience in a child care related area required.

Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification or obtain within 60 days of hire.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing.

Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve.

We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth.

We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases.

We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities.

We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet.

If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application,

please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to .

City: Sioux Falls

State: SD

Job Function: Allied Health

Job Schedule: Part Time

Shift: Varies

Req Number: WD10549