Childcare (Kid Zone)

POSITION TITLE: Childcare (Kid Zone)                             
FSLA:  Non-Exempt ; Full-Time
REPORTS TO: Director of Kid Zone                                     
HOURS: 40 (Monday-Friday)

The Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta (MJCCA) is a non-profit organization that has served the Atlanta community for more than 100 years. The MJCCA was ranked among the Top 100 Workplaces 2012 - 2016 by the Atlanta Journal Constitution, and is widely regarded as one of the premiere JCCs in the country. The MJCCA annually serves 12,000 members and over 55,000 people in the Atlanta community through a wide variety of innovative programs and vital services. The MJCCA provides scholarships to those in need and services to those with disabilities to ensure that every member of the community has the opportunity to benefit from our programs. The MJCCA embraces people of all ages, races, denominations, affiliations, and abilities.

***Only applicants with childcare experience should apply***


  • CDA or Education background or equivalent experience required
  • Professional behavior
  • Positive attitude
  • Ability to manage groups of children
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Highly organized
  • Creative
  • Able to lead classroom activities
  • Problem solving and conflict resolution
  • Ability to work without direct supervision
  • Reliable transportation a must

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide quality childcare for children ranging from 6 weeks-5 years old
  • Manage groups of multi age children
  • Work as a team player with co-workers and other departments
  • Work collaboratively with the Preschool
  • Greet parents and children warmly
  • Plan and implement daily activities
  • Maintain internal database
  • Basic Microsoft Office abilities

Physical Requirements:

  • Stand or walk 80% of the day
  • Able to lift and transport a child weighing up to 50 lbs to safety in the event of an emergency/injury
  • Able to bend and stoop to interact with children at their eye level
  • Bending, stooping, pushing, pulling, wrist/arm flexion is preformed 30-70% of the workday

To apply

Complete an Employment Application.


The MJCCA participates in E-Verify.

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