Timberlake United Methodist Church Child Development Center

Part Time Preschool Daycare Teacher

Reference ID : 47155
Location : Lynchburg, VA
Category : None
Job Type : Part Time

Description

Summary


Instruct preschool-aged children in activities designed to promote social, physical, and intellectual growth needed for day care center.

Looking for a caring, energetic, patient, flexible, compassionate individual to become part of our teacher team. We are dedicated to offering the upmost quality of care to our children and families. Individuals should posses at least 1 year experience with children ages 2 years - 5 years old. Must pass background check. Possessing a CPR/First Aid certification is a plus.


Duties

  • Provide a variety of materials and resources for children to explore, manipulate, and use, both in learning activities and in imaginative play.
  • Attend to children's basic needs by feeding them, dressing them, and changing their diapers.
  • Teach basic skills, such as color, shape, number and letter recognition, personal hygiene, and social skills.
  • Establish and enforce rules for behavior and procedures for maintaining order.
  • Read books to entire classes or to small groups.
  • Organize and lead activities designed to promote physical, mental, and social development, such as games, arts and crafts, music, storytelling, and field trips.
  • Observe and evaluate children's performance, behavior, social development, and physical health.
  • Identify children showing signs of emotional, developmental, or health-related problems and discuss them with supervisors, parents or guardians, and child development specialists.
  • Meet with parents and guardians to discuss their children's progress and needs, determine their priorities for their children, and suggest ways that they can promote learning and development.
  • Enforce all administration policies and rules.
  • Prepare materials and classrooms for class activities.
  • Teach proper eating habits and personal hygiene.

Requirements

Must have at least 1 year childcare experience.

  • At least 18 yrs of age
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • College Degree in Child Related Field or CDA is a plus

Nice To Haves


CPR and First Aid Certification

CDA Child Development Associate


Benefits




Salary : $11 to $13/Hr
Minimum Education : High School or Equivalent
Job Type : Part Time
Category : None
Minimum Experience : 1 Yr
Location : Lynchburg, VA

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