Do you believe that play is the basis for learning?
Do you believe children should have plenty of outdoor time?
Do you believe in intentionally promoting understanding and acceptance of diversity in the classroom?
Do you believe that well-designed classrooms promote childrens competency and creativity?
Do you enjoy working with a team of professionals committed to the happiness and growth of the children in their care?
Puffer Child Care Center & Preschool is seeking a warm and caring teacher for our preschool class. If you answered yes to the questions above, you may be a good fit for our team!
Puffer is a 4 STARS non-profit child care center based in Morrisville.
Duties include supervision of students in their classroom and out of doors, curriculum planning, use of TSG for assessments and planning, classroom management, collaboration with colleagues, and adherence to VT Licensing Regulations and VELS Standards, among others.
Successful applicants will have at least an associate degree with a major or concentration in Early Childhood, Child or Human Development, Elementary Education, or Child and Family services and 12 months experience working with children grade three and under
OR Vermont Child Development Division acceptable equivalent (for example, 21 credit hours in early education plus two years experience working with young children)
Solid experience with TSG is a definite plus, as is and ECE or ECSE endorsement.
We offer competitive pay, a very generous paid time off package (after 90 days), 10 paid holidays, short and long term disability, life insurance, 4 in-service professional development days per year and an exceptionally generous employee discount for children attending Puffer.