The Children's Center, a non-profit agency, is dedicated to making a positive difference in the lives of young children, one family at a time. Our mission is to nurture and educate children and their families. We provide opportunities for education, parenting support and resources to families in our communities.
The Children's Center Head Start/Early Head Start is a federally funded program that provides no cost services to qualifying families who reside in the community. Comprehensive services are provided to pregnant women and their partners and children from birth to 5. Child development, health and family services are provided through a variety of program options designed to meet the needs of low-income and at risk families.
This position is responsible for the general transportation needs and safety of all children. Assures safe and punctual transport of all children and adults participating in The Children's Center program; Complies with all rules as stated in the Regulation and The Children's Center's policy; Assures that children are fastened securely and properly in car seats or seat belts according to criteria developed by the Department of Motor Vehicles; Assures that all adults are wearing seat belts while vehicle is in motion; Adheres to all traffic laws; Reports any broken/damaged car seats to supervisor; Assures timely pick-up and discharge of all clients; Maintains van/bus in working condition, and records on appropriate documents; Fills gas tank as needed; Checks and maintains proper fluid levels (i.e. - oil, transmission fluid, brake fluid); Observes ties for signs of excess wear; Reports any mechanical problems to supervisor; Cleans inside and outside of vehicle, as needed; Maintains accurate record of vehicle use; Any other duties, as assigned.
Equal Opportunity Employer: Disability/Veteran, Drug Free Workplace