Plumas District Hospital

Child Care Teacher - Substitute

Job Locations US-CA-Quincy
Type Limited Part-Time
Job ID
Child Care Center
USD $18.19/Hr.
USD $23.22/Hr.

Nature and Scope

Under the direction of Director of the Childcare Center, the substitute teacher/aide will be responsible for facilitating the day to day operations of the center or helping the teacher facilitate the daily operations of the center. The substitute will monitor and ensure safety and program guidelines in their classroom, provide a safe, happy, and positive environment for all children, plan and implement all activities appropriate for 0-5 year-olds, complete DRDP assessments as needed, and communicate with parents as needed.



We are located at 1018 Valley View Drive, Quincy CA 95971



Compensation Philosophy: We have 6 pay increments on our clinical pay scales to compensate successful candidate for 6 years of relevant experience

Compensation Range: $18.19 - $23.22 / hour 


Job Status / Shift Information

Limited Part-time and weekdays




Minimum: 6 completed core semester units of early childhood education/development and enrolled in at least 2 semester units at a college until fully qualified. The ideal candidate is required to complete courses of Principles and Practices (ECE 100), Child Growth and Development (ECE 101), Child, Family, and Community (ECE 102), and Curriculum (ECE 104). 


Preferred: 12 completed core semester units in early childhood education/development semester units.


Units specified shall include courses covering: Child growth and development; child, family and community; and program/curriculum.


6 months experience in a licensed child care center or comparable group child care program.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Title 22 Regulations, planning and implementing curriculum for children ages 0-5, Current principles and practices of early childhood education in a play-based, family centered program, Exercise tact, diplomacy and good judgment in dealing with volunteers, children, and parents, Promote the program’s vision, mission and goals, and Make effective decisions and take initiative to take independent action when needed.

Other Requirements

Current California driver’s license, Pediatric CPR/1st Aid Certificaton. TB Clearance. MMR, Tdap, and Flu immunizations or waiver verification. DOJ and FBI Fingerprint Clearance. 8 hours of Preventative Health and Safety Training within 3 months of hire


Must meet physical requirements as stated on job description addendum



  • Coordinates or helps to coordinate all aspects of the child care classroom in which they are assigned, which includes ensuring compliance with Community Care Licensing, Title 22 Regulations, and all requirements pertaining to health, safety standards and emergency procedures of the site.
  • Supervises and provides feedback to teacher aides and classroom volunteers
  • Participates in professional growth activities throughout the year, both self-initiated and Director initiated.
  • Researches, creates, and implents age appropriate principles, pratices, and curriculum for children ages 0-5 years.
  • Completes daily lesson lans, and updates lessons depending on specfic goals for children in their care. 


Benefits / Perks

  • Inclusive and connected work environment
  • Discounted memberships with Sierra Saver/ Flight Care
  • Reduced-cost-personal cell phones
  • Shift differentials paid for certain work shifts, including Holiday pay


Why Plumas District Hospital

Work in a setting with rugged canyons, crystal clear lakes, grassy meadows, trout-filled streams, fresh pine forests, and brilliant star-filled skies. This is your chance to provide compassionate care with exceptional customer service at Plumas District Hospital. With a diverse population with people from all walks of life, PDH team members provide the residents of Quincy and the surrounding area with essential health care services that are vital to this small mountain community. PDH is located in Quincy, California which is the largest community in Plumas County and has a population of 5,000 residents. Quincy is nestled against the Western slope of the Sierra Nevada mountain range and tucked in at the edge of the lush American Valley. Chico, California is 80 miles west and Reno, Nevada is 80 miles east of Quincy. Join a medical team that puts community first. Click this link to learn more about PDH providers, services, and surrounding community today!


Contact Information

Recruiter Name: Nicholas Clawson

Department Phone: 530-283-7169

Department Email:

Department Location: 1065 Bucks Lake Road Quincy, California 95971



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