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Early Childhood - Teacher

Reference ID : 35487
Location : Clarksville, TN
Category : Education/Training
Job Type : Full Time

Description

Summary


The Teacher is responsible for developing a cohesive teaching team, coordinating 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.


Looking for Full time and Part time positions

Monday-Friday--weekends off

8:00AM-6:00PM with a 2 hour break

(infant/ toddler hours)

7:30AM-6:00PM with a 2 hour break

(preschool classrooms)


12:30-6:00 PM

Floater/give breaks


Duties

  • Coordinate and implement educational curriculum by developing classroom activities based on developmentally appropriate practices and early learning standards
  • Lead by example; encourage teaching team success through modeling and coaching.
  • 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.
  • Supervise teacher assistants and classroom volunteers to ensure they are following planned activities, hygiene and safety standards.
  • Maintain accurate records, forms and files.
  • Maintain personal professional development plan to ensure continuous quality improvement.

Requirements

  • Must have a High School Diploma or GED
  • Minimum of 1 year of professional child care experience.
  • Must be able to lift 40 pounds due to diaper changes.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills and basic computer 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.
  • Must clear full background check and must pass health screening.
  • Requirements include the ability to take frequent walks, use hands and fingers, handle objects, tools or controls, talk to and hear voices at many levels. May also be required to kneel, bend, squat or crawl.
  • Excellent leadership, organizational, and interpersonal skills.

Nice To Haves


  • Associate's Degree in early childhood education or related field of study with a minimum of 30 Credits in ECE.
  • Infant/child CPR and First Aid certification.
  • Growth mind set

Benefits


Benefits:

-Half off child care if needed

-Week paid vacation after year of employment

-Closed all state and federal holidays- after year of employment you will get paid for those days off.

-PTO

Perks

-Weekly pay

-Weekends off

-Awesome staff

-Lots of time spent outdoors

-Feed staff while on the clock

-Hands on training

Please message me directly if you are interested

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

$9.00 /hour-$12.00



Salary : $10 to $12/Week
Minimum Education : High School or Equivalent
Job Type : Full Time
Category : Education/Training
Minimum Experience : 1 Yr
Location : Clarksville, TN

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