Hillwood Playcare, Inc

Early Childhood - Toddler Teacher

Reference ID : 31632
Location : Nashville, TN
Category : Education/Training
Job Type : Full Time

Description

Summary


The Teacher is responsible for helping to developing 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


  • 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.
  • Maintain accurate records, forms and files.
  • Maintain personal professional development plan to ensure continuous quality improvement.

Requirements

  • Some childcare experience
  • Minimum Education: High School Diploma.
  • Strong oral 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.
  • Infant/child CPR and First Aid certification, if not, will provide training.
  • Must clear full background check and must pass health screening.
  • Associate's Degree in early childhood education or related field.

Nice To Haves



Benefits


Yearly Bonus

Insurance Credit

Paid Time Off



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

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