Davis Center for Child Development

Teacher for Two Year Old Class

Reference ID : 44559
Location : Knoxville, TN
Category : Education/Training
Job Type : Full Time

Description

Summary


Our mission at the Davis Center is to provide the highest quality childcare in a loving, supportive, Christian environment. As a licensed childcare provider, we must adhere to numerous regulations set forth by DHS and other agencies. A typical day in the Twos classroom will include preparing and delivering classroom activities, communicating with staff and parents, and ensuring that the learning environment remains safe at all times. To be a successful two year old teacher, you should be creative, energetic, and able to encourage self-expression.


Duties

Planning and delivering lessons designed to facilitate students' social, emotional, and cognitive development based on TN-ELDS standards

Encouraging self-expression through understanding, flexibility, and behavioral reinforcement

Change diapers as needed, at least every two hours

Facilitate potty training when the child is ready, and working closely with families to provide consistent toilet training practices

Mediating conflict between students and modeling appropriate behaviors

Ensuring that the classroom remains safe and conducive to learning at all times.

Building meaningful relationships with families to provide quality care for their child

Tracking and informing parents of students' progress


Requirements

High school diploma or equivalent

Able to pass a background check

First Aid and CPR Certified, or willing to obtain within the first 90 days

Prior experience working with young children, preferably within a similar setting.

Able to lift up to 30 pounds.

Maintain a positive attitude and communicate respectfully with parents and staff at all times

Excellent problem-solving skills.

A passion for early childhood development


Nice To Haves



Benefits


Paid vacation and sick leave

Casual work attire

On the Job Training

Professional Development Opportunities

Supportive and positive atmosphere

Vision and Dental insurance offered



Salary : $11 to $11/Hr
Minimum Education : High School or Equivalent
Job Type : Full Time
Category : Education/Training
Minimum Experience : None
Location : Knoxville, TN

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