Position: Program Assistant, Campus Childcare Center

Type: Staff, 184 Day

Position Summary:

Provide child care for students and employees at the on-campus daycare center. Prepare interest centers, lesson plans, etc. for personal growth of children, and provide feedback to parents/caregivers of ongoing progress/development. Care for infants to pre-school age.

Position Requirements: 

·         Post-secondary diploma/degree in Human Development/Early Childhood required. Three plus years’ work experience in child care environment preferred.

  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Must have current South Dakota driver’s license and must have maintained a safe driving record.
  • Must be able to pass a criminal background check.
  • Must be cleared through the Central Registry Screening of Child Abuse and Neglect.
  • Name cannot be listed on the State and National Sex Offender Registry.

Job Description:  Program Assistant

Salary/Rate: Salary Schedule  

Non-Exempt, Program Assistant Salary Schedule, Level placement depends on education/degree attained (see Job Description). 

Work Schedule: Work Schedule  

184 Day work schedule (July through following June), 37.5 hours per work week, Center Hours 7:00AM-5:00PM.

Employee Benefit Plans: Benefits 

Pay Days: Last working day of month



  • Online Employment Application
  • Current Resume
  • Letter of Interest
  • Copies of all academic transcripts

Apply online here.


Posting Date: May 1, 2015