Davis Center for Child Development

Infant Teacher

Reference ID : 31610
Location : Knoxville, TN
Category : Education/Training
Job Type : Full Time

Description

Summary


We are looking for someone who enjoys working with infants (6 weeks to 12 months)


Daily responsibilities include maintaining a consistent routine each day and providing positive interactions with children, parents and co-workers. Light house keeping duties, such as laundry, sweeping, mopping and sanitizing toys are completed throughout the day.


Professional development is provided and we can work together to help you achieve your education goals related to early childhood education.


We are looking for employees who are motivated and excited to provide top level care to our children on a daily basis. Reliability is a MUST!


Teachers and parents are required to wear masks in the center, temperatures are taken upon entry, high touch points are sanitized regularly.


Duties

  • Support children's emotional and social development, encouraging understanding of others and positive self-concepts.
  • Care for children in a classroom setting.
  • Sanitize toys and play equipment.
  • Observe and monitor children's play activities.
  • Keep records on individual children, including daily observations and information about activities, meals served, and diaper changes.
  • Instruct children in health and personal habits, such as eating, resting, and diapers/restroom usage.
  • Read to children and teach them simple painting, drawing, handicrafts, and songs.
  • Organize and store toys and materials to ensure order in activity areas.
  • Perform housekeeping duties, such as laundry, sweeping, sanitizing surfaces.
  • Maintain a safe play environment.
  • Communicate with children's parents or guardians about daily activities, behaviors, and related issues.
  • Assist in preparing food and serving meals and refreshments to children.
  • Create developmentally appropriate lesson plans.
  • Organize and participate in recreational activities and outings, such as games and events.

Requirements

Highschool Diploma or GED

CPR/First Aid or willingness to obtain in the first 90 days

Reliability and Flexibility are a MUST

Must be able to pass a background check


Nice To Haves



Benefits


Paid sick leave and vacation time

Annual raises

Discounted child care

Vision and dental insurance offered

Set work schedule, with flexibility as needed



Salary : $10 to $11/Hr
Minimum Education : High School or Equivalent
Job Type : Full Time
Category : Education/Training
Minimum Experience : None
Location : Knoxville, TN

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