Job details

Child Care Assistant
Collège du Léman, Geneva, Switzerland

Job reference: 011673

Location: Collège du Léman, Geneva, Switzerland

Closing date: 14/08/2021

Department: Teaching Assistant

Main Purpose of the Role:

The XCR Child Care Assistant follows the care, recreation, supervision and any logistical needs of Primary students enrolled in the Extra-Curricular program. Responsible to deliver the structure designed for this service, play a key link between the end of school and parents. Responsible to ensure students are receiving the best possible experience as this role demands the ability to work constantly in a team. On Wednesday, early afternoon, and towards the end of each working day, this role requires working with preschool students.

Working hours: M – T – TH – F 15:45 – 18:45 W 12:00 – 18.45 (times may vary slightly depending on needs.)
Total working hours per week: 19
Contracted for 36 weeks work and 4 weeks holidays

Key Responsibilities:

  • Promote the school values RISE.
  • Welcome Children at the end of school; collecting and passing on information provided by the teachers.
  • Be responsible for and ensure each student self-hygiene is timely provided.
  • Preparing and maintaining the cleanliness of the areas and equipment used by students.
  • Ensure the administration and the information shared or acknowledged, from the office as well as any other sources, is followed accurately.
  • Acquire pedagogical knowledge on each child and provide a consistent feedback to parents.
  • Maintain an accurate record and administration.
  • Liaise daily with internal departments to ensure the logistics needs are well catered for.
  • Accompany students to their next destination within their routine.
  • Run activities for children and grant supervision for any aspect of the service (once a week for preschool students too).
  • Assist with dressing the children and take children to the bathroom, changing pampers if required (preschool times).
  • Participating to periodical induction & department meetings.
  • Remain available to support the needs of extended team if the situation demands.

Skills and Competencies

  • Show good judgment and sense of priorities
  • Take initiative
  • Establish good relationship with children and adults
  • Remain flexible
  • English or French fluent and good oral French or English
  • Good IT literacy.

Qualification: Teaching Assistant qualification
Required Experience: Experience with preschool-primary children.


The closing date for this job has now passed.