Preschool Teacher Head Start

Job ID: #105

Salary Range: $14.28/hr - $19.38/hr

Exempt/Non-Exempt: Non-Exempt

Benefits: This is a full-time position with a benefit package that includes: health insurance, life insurance, Section 125 plan, 403(b) annuity program, optional dental and AFLAC insurances, vacation, personal and sick time.

Employment Type: Full Time

Description: Are you looking to share your commitment and passion for children in a quality learning environment? If you are then come join our team of professional early childhood educators as we offer a safe and stimulating inclusionary environment that allows a child to develop to the best of his/her ability. It is our desire to allow children to be children first, and to encourage all children to grow and develop to their fullest potential.

Duties: As part of our nationally accredited team of early childhood educators, you must bring your "A" game everyday. The children and families in our program deserve teachers who are sensitive to the needs of the individual child as well as the classroom by being able to provide consistent, positive support. You will be part of a classroom team that prepares lesson plans based on children's assessments, expands children's learning and understanding by providing language development opportunities and role modeling appropriate interactions to increase social-emotional development. Professional development is key to staying current with best practices and maintaining accreditation and licensing standards throughout our program.

Qualifications: Bachelor's degree or higher in Early Childhood Education. A minimum of 18 credit hours in early childhood education if degree is outside of field. At least 2 years experience in a Head Start classroom. 45 hours Child Care Licensing Modules. Current in First Aid and CPR.