Church Street UMC Preschool

Preschool full time class teacher needed

Reference ID : 26526
Location : Knoxville, TN
Category : None
Job Type : Temporary

Description

Summary


The person selected for this position must be professionally prepared as a teacher of young children, especially in the field of early childhood education or development, and be able to meet the requirements of the licensing agency. This person must be a sensitive and mature individual who is able to relate well to both children and adults.


Duties

Responsibilities will include, but will not be limited to, the following:

 

  • Planning, supervising, and implementing the program for the class in accordance with the policies and philosophy of the school.
  • Gearing the program to the needs of individual children with concerns for their interests, handicaps, special talents, and individual style and pace of learning.
  • Considering individual children in relationship to their cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds.
  • Treating children with dignity and respect.
  • Helping children to become aware of their roles as integral members of a group. 

Requirements

Duties include watching children, lifting up to 40 pounds and responding quickly to children's needs. Also promoting a smooth afternoon transition for the children and a safe, nurturing, fun environment for the children throughout the late afternoon. You must have a current physical, pass a back ground check, provide proof of education (degree in education or related field) and 3 written references. 


Nice To Haves


Preference will be given to the candidate with formal training in early childhood development and experience in a child care setting. DHS required continuing education hours are compulsory for this job.


Benefits


Full time ( w/ 30 min. lunch break) with benefits including sick, vacation, paid continuing education hours and holiday pay, insurance and pension.



Minimum Education : None
Job Type : Temporary
Category : None
Minimum Experience : None
Location : Knoxville, TN

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