Child Care Associate

Lutheran Services in Iowa

Social Services | Part Time | Onsite | Des Moines

Posted: 6/3/24

Job Description

LSI seeks an occasional part-time Child Care Associate for the Immigrant and Refugee Community Services program in Des Moines. Hours will be during the afternoon, evening, or weekend.

What You'll Do

Provide on-site child care services to clients who are attending training classes. Observe and monitor the needs of children ages 0-10 years for 1-2 hour blocks of time. Organize and engage children in age appropriate activities while ensuring their safety and well being. Assist in preparing snacks and beverages for children and regulate rest periods. Notify and update child guardians of any concerns or issues as they arise. Maintain a safe and healthy environment.
This position will be scheduled on an as needed basis to meet client needs, hours and shifts will vary.

What You'll Need

High school diploma/GED and 1 year of experience in child care. Will consider an accredited training certificate in Iowa's Essentials Child Care Preservice in lieu of education requirement. Must be 18 years of age or older with ability to effectively communicate in English. Additional language skills preferred, but not required.

All Applicants must be fluent in English and bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply.

Who We Are

LSI is an equal opportunity employer. At LSI we respect diverse life experiences, cultures and heritages, and strive to provide that all voices are heard and valued. You can learn more about our commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion at

It's their life. It's your career.

Make a difference in both at LSI!

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.

Deadline to Apply 6/30/24


Travel Required

Resume Required


Contact Person

Anna Mortale

Deadline to Apply 6/30/24

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