Pine Forest Children's Center


Preschool Teacher

Reference ID: 2714
Location: Burlington, VT
Category: Education/Training
Job Type: Full Time
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Description

Summary


Pine Forest Childrens Center (PFCC) seeks a professional level teacher for a full-time Preschool teaching position to work in a team of two teachers with four and five year olds. PFCC provides high quality child care for diverse families of children six weeks through six years of age. We work in partnership with families to help children grow to the best of their abilities. 


PFCC is a multi-faceted community which values imagination, integrity, curiosity and responsibility in children and adults. We are innovative, yet with a sense of tradition and attention to the natural world. Our curriculum is emergent and play-based allowing children to guide their own learning. We plan developmentally appropriate activities that are teacher guided and open ended, utilizing large and small groups, reflecting the best research in early childhood education. 


The ideal candidate will be a motivated, responsible, flexible team player that loves working with young children and will possess strong communication skills. Degree in Early Childhood Education or related field is preferred.


Please send resume, cover letter, and three letters of recommendation to Christina Goodwin, Pine Forest Children's Center, 208 Flynn Ave., Suite 2F, Burlington, VT, 05401. (802) 651-9455 EOE


Duties


Applicant will be responsible for supervision of students in their classroom, curriculum planning, classroom management, collaboration with colleagues, and adherence to VT Licensing Regulations and VELS Standards.


Applicant will need to be able to lift 50 lbs, stoop, bend, and lift.


Requirements




Benefits


Some benefits include the following for the 2018/19 school year: 20 paid vacation days (accumulate throughout the year), 12 paid holidays, 9 paid full day professional development days on site, and 5 paid on site staff meetings.

Additionally we pay for 18 hours of professional development.



Minimum Education: Associate
Job Type: Full Time
Category: Education/Training
Minimum Experience: 1 Yr
Location: Burlington, VT