Little Minds at Work

Infant Teacher

Reference ID : 26729
Location : Knoxville, TN
Category : Education/Training
Job Type : Full Time

Description

Summary


An Infant Teacher will provide a nurturing and safe environment for infants to develop and reach age appropriate milestones. You will demonstrate good judgement in the care and play with each infant assigned to you. You will verbally engage them throughout the day in addition to incorporating play activities. You will maintain the feeding schedule provided by the center.

The ideal candidate will be a caring individual who enjoys teaching young children with the ability to lift up to 30 pounds. You must have a GED or H.S. diploma and complete required training once hired. You must have reliable transportation to the Child Care center to ensure consistency for the infants. A clean background check is essential before an offer can be extended.


Duties

Responsibilities for Infant Teacher

        Provide a safe and loving environment for the infants in his/her care

        Change diapers every 2 hours or as needed

        Soothe infants by singing to and cuddling/holding them

        Supervise infants on the floor as they play with age appropriate toys

        Ensure play, sleep and changing areas are kept clean

Create a weekly lesson plan and parent newsletter


Requirements

Qualifications for Infant Teacher

        Completion of required training.

        Willingness to obtain CPR and first aid certification

        Meet annual professional development requirements, per state regulations

        Ability to pass a drug screen and background check

        Caring individual who enjoys teaching young children

        Able to lift up to 30 pounds

        Extended periods of time sitting on the floor

        Ability to work a shift in between 7:00 am _ 6:00 pm

        Reliable transportation to the Child Care center

        Great customer service skills to communicate effectively with parents


Nice To Haves



Benefits




Minimum Education : High School or Equivalent
Job Type : Full Time
Category : Education/Training
Minimum Experience : 1 Yr
Location : Knoxville, TN

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