NEKCA


TEACHER

Reference ID: 3375
Location: St. Johnsbury, VT
Category: Education/Training
Job Type: Full Time
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Description

Summary


TEACHER: The NEKCA St. Johnsbury Head Start, a 5-STARS preschool program, is seeking a full-time Teacher. Are you interested in making a difference in the lives of young children? Then you are the person we are looking for to work in a team teaching situation in the NEKCA St. Johnsbury Head Start classroom (40 hrs/wk, 49 wks/yr). Position requirements: ability to plan and implement age appropriate activities for 3-5 year old children in a classroom setting. Communicate information in the areas of Health, Nutrition, Family/Community Partnerships and Education. Willingness and ability to function in a team effort, basic computer skills a must, keep meaningful and objective records and maintain confidentiality. Minimum requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education or related education field required and experience working with young children.


To apply, send cover letter, resume and 3 references to email provided; FAX to 802-334-5249 or mail to NEKCA Human Resources, PO Box 346, Newport, VT 05855. E.O.E.




Duties


Duties Include:


Requirements


Minimum Requirements Include:


          Minimum of Bachelors Degree in Early Childhood Education or related field with coursework in Early Childhood Education required

          Experience working with young children in a group setting preferred

          Work effectively as a team member

          Sufficient transportation to meet job requirements

          Obtain CPR and First Aid Certification within six months of employment

          Effective written and oral communication skills

          Maintain confidentiality

          Commitment to be actively engaged in a continuing process of professional development


Benefits


Health & Dental Insurance

Life & Accidental Death Insurance

Long Term Disability

Supplemental Insurance Options

Employee Assistance Program

Wellness Initiatives

Pension Plan (SEP)

403b

Holidays

Vacation

Sick / Family Leave



Minimum Education: Bachelor's
Job Type: Full Time
Category: Education/Training
Minimum Experience: 1 Yr
Location: St. Johnsbury, VT