Apple Tree Learning Centers

Full-time Substitute Teacher

Reference ID: 5610
Location: Stowe, VT
Category: Education/Training
Job Type: Full Time



We are looking for an energetic, nurturing, teacher to become part of our team. Apple Tree Learning Centers is 5 Star, NAEYC Accredited program as well as a public pre-k provider. Apple Tree Learning Centers is a a play-based program that believes children learn through play and that teaching is intentional and based on children's interests. Apple Tree Learning Centers is looking for a Substitute Teacher who can help create innovative lesson plans and enhance the learning environment for our students. The ideal candidate for this position enjoys working with children of all age groups, 7 weeks through after school age, understands how they learn and is dedicated to creating a nurturing learning environment for each student as individuals and the classroom as a whole. The candidate must understand developmentally appropriate practices, and value student directed curriculum. If you have previous experience working in an early childhood center and are interested in joining our growing team, we encourage you to apply. Applicant must be flexible with hours and schedule


Some basic job duties would be:

Assist in developing lesson plans based on state requirements, NAEYC standards, VELS and the specific needs of each child.

*Collaborate with teachers to monitor the development of each child, through observations and recordings.

*Take over the classroom in the advent the lead teacher is absent.

*Work with children in the classroom to promote their learning and development, using age appropriate and child developed curriculum.

*Communicate with parents and keep them informed about their child’s development and any changes to the regular day-to-day schedule.

*Work with all age groups, Infants through After School age.


This full-time position will require a minimum of a CDA for educational experience or a minimum of a three credit course in Early Education or a related field. AA or BA in education are beneficial.


Competitive Pay based on years of experience and qualifications, Paid Time Off, Short Term Disability, Life, Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance offered. While this is slotted as Temporary, it could turn into a full time opportunity.

Salary: $26,000 to $35,000/Yr
Job Type: Full Time
Category: Education/Training
Minimum Experience: 1 Yr
Location: Stowe, VT