University of Little Scholars STEAM

URGENTLY HIRING Early Childhood Teachers

Reference ID : 56612
Location : Memphis, TN
Category : None
Job Type : Full Time

Description

Summary

Under the direction of the Site Director of University of Little Scholars, the Teacher/ Teacher Assistant will provide and maintain a safe and nurturing environment while giving the "ultimate learning experience" filled with fun, learning, and excitement for children ages 6 weeks - 12 years of age.

We are seeking dependable, loving, energetic self-motivators to assist with planning and promoting a positive social and emotional environment that is built on caring and responsive relationships.

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

  • CDA, Associate degree in Early Childhood Education or related field is preferred.
  • One (1) - Two (2) years of relevant work experience serving in an Early Childhood Education Setting is required.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills to effectively communicate with diverse groups.
  • Must be flexible, have good time management skills, and be able to fill in where needed. Knowledge of ITERs, ECERs, and 3-Star Assessment.

Nice To Haves

  • CPR and First Aid certification is strongly preferred.

Benefits

Signing Bonus

Medical

Vacation

Holiday Pay



Minimum Education : None
Job Type : Full Time
Category : None
Minimum Experience : None
Location : Memphis, TN

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