Day-Star Christian Academy


Lead Teacher - Preschool/Toddlers- III and IV

Reference ID: 3213
Location: Atlanta, GA
Category: Education/Training
Job Type: Full Time
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Description

Summary


Day-Star Christian Academy, Inc. seeks a teacher for its Preschool/Toddler III and IV classroom. The Preschool Teacher will coordinate the day to day routines concomitant with the daily schedule and teaching opportunities in her/his classroom.


Duties


Responsibilities:


Requirements


Qualifications:



Physical Demands: Work is typically performed inside and outside a classroom environment with the employee constantly standing or moving around with intermittent sitting. The employee frequently lifts light to medium weight objects. Use of Tier I and Tier II words and positive reinforcement and affirmation are a requirement. Strong knowledge of Quality Rated process and its policies and procedures is required.


Must have a passion for early childcare, an exceptionally warm and friendly personality and exceptional customer service skills that include tact, patience, empathy, honesty, and kindness. Enjoy interacting with children and their families. Excellent organizational, classroom management, and time management skills. Have the ability to handle confidential information, listen attentively, be mentally and verbally agile, and use strong, effective communication. Must be able to work with staff, children and families from diverse backgrounds and circumstances. Must be a self-motivated, creative, and innovative professional with the ability to solve problems with creativity and civility. Have the ability to manage daily tasks in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment while paying close attention to details. Must have availability during weekdays between 9:00 am to 6:30 pm and available for monthly staff meetings. Bilingual educator preferred but not required.


Documentation Required:

Completed application, cover letter & current résumé with references, in-person interview (upon request), orientation and training (upon job offer), criminal background check & fingerprinting (upon job offer)


Nice To Haves


Knows how to speak and teach a language other than English


Benefits


Benefits:



Salary: $8.75 to $9.25/Hr
Minimum Education: High School or Equivalent
Job Type: Full Time
Category: Education/Training
Minimum Experience: 2 Yrs
Location: Atlanta, GA