Clarkston First Baptist Academy

Early Childhood DC - Teacher 2 1/2 year old

Reference ID : 11698
Location : Clarkston, GA
Category : Education/Training
Job Type : Full Time

Description

Summary

The Teacher is responsible for developing a cohesive teaching team, coordinating the curriculum, and managing the day-to-day operational activities of the classroom. Teachers must understand children's cognitive, social, emotional and physical development in order to ensure a safe and stimulating classroom environment where children are actively engaged and encouraged to succeed. The Teacher must be skilled in communicating with both children and adults in order to meet the needs of the children, effectively guide teacher assistants, and resolve parental concerns.

Duties

  • Coordinate and implement educational curriculum by developing classroom activities based on developmentally appropriate practices and early learning standards.
  • Lead by example; encourage teaching team success through modeling and coaching.
  • Plan individual and group age-appropriate activities to actively engage children and encourage social, cognitive and emotional growth.
  • Maintain frequent communications with parents through informal discussions, progress reports, and parent-teacher conferences.
  • Ensure all center policies and state regulations are met.
  • Ensure a healthy classroom environment - including maintaining appropriate hygiene and cleanliness standards and safety and security of children.
  • Supervise teacher assistants and classroom volunteers to ensure they are following planned activities, hygiene and safety standards.
  • Maintain accurate records, forms and files.
  • Maintain personal professional development plan to ensure continuous quality improvement.

Requirements


  • At least 1 year of experience working with children in a licensed child development facility
  • Must know and exhibit knowledge of BFTS rules and regulations
  • Must earn a CDA, an associate degree in early childhood education, early childhood development, child and family studies, or a closely related field of study.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • High energy and the ability to work well with others (staff, children, and parents) and to foster a team environment.
  • A strong understanding of child development.
  • Excellent communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills.
  • Must clear full background check and must pass health screening.

Nice To Haves

High School Diploma

At least 1 year experience

Benefits

Paid sick leave after 90 days of employment

Paid Holiday/Vacation after 90 days of employment

Nice work environment

Smaller class sizes

Family Orientated

Support work/life balance



Salary : $13 to $15/Hr
Minimum Education : High School or Equivalent
Job Type : Full Time
Category : Education/Training
Minimum Experience : 1 Yr
Location : Clarkston, GA

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