Cortlandt, New York
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Cortlandt Manor, NY 10567
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4 Perks of Working at a Child Care Center February 15, 2018

Cortlandt, Westchester
4 Perks of Working at a Child Care Center , Cortlandt, New York

Whether you’re looking for your first job or a career change, child care is an excellent field to consider. At A Rising Star Children’s Center in Cortlandt Manor, NY, staff members work one-on-one with kids to enrich their lives and encourage growth and development. Here, the team explains what makes their job so fulfilling. 

Why Work at a Child Care Center? 

1.You’ll Never Be Bored 

When you're working with children, no two days are alike. Kids are always growing and discovering new things, and part of your job is to help them do so. Although some days may be challenging and demanding, even the minor hurdles and setbacks are rewarding and worthwhile when you see the positive affect you have on the little ones. 

2. You’ll Gain Patience 

Children teach you patience in a way no one else can. Kids can be easily distracted and reluctant to listen and do as they’re told. They don’t always understand directions or have difficulty grasping specific concepts. As an instructor, you’ll adopt creative approaches to conveying information. You’ll also learn that patience is crucial to getting children to cooperate and comprehend instructions. 

3. Kids Keep You Young 

child careWorking with young children gives you the opportunity to relive a bit of your childhood. You’ll get to play with Playdough and toys, use finger paints, and sing silly songs. Despite the adult responsibilities that come with the job, being among kids, with their boundless energy and limitless imagination, makes you feel youthful and energized. 

4. They’ll Help You Become a Better Communicator 

Concepts that are easy for you to understand can seem overwhelmingly complicated to a child. Along with patience, you’ll need to exercise excellent communication skills to help them understand. You can’t just ask a young learner to look something up on Google or in a dictionary. Instead, you’ll have to take the time to put the idea in terms they can comprehend. This will make you more proficient at communication with all age groups, including other adults. 

If you’re interested in a rewarding child care career in Westchester County, apply at A Rising Star Children’s Center. For over 13 years, this local learning center has provided personalized instruction and care to children ranging from infants to 12 years of age. Call (914) 788-4582 to speak with a staff member. Or, visit the website to learn more about the team and what they offer. 

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