ABC & LOL Childcare Center and Preschool

Lead Teacher Early Childhood Education

Reference ID : 57966
Location : Peacham, VT
Category : None
Job Type : Full Time



The Peacham Childrens Academy is seeking a full-time Lead Teacher to have fun while inspiring our children aged 6 weeks-5 years to reach their goals and grow! If you have at least two years experience in this field, college-level education and are enthusiastic, with a positive attitude then we would love to meet you.


  • clear communication with coworkers and families
  • time management
  • demonstrate appropriate behaviors and communication skills to children
  • consistent job attendance
  • foster positive relationships with children and families
  • plan weekly and execute classroom activities to help promote age appropriate learning
  • maintain a current list of food sensitivities/feeding schedule and children's specific needs and any particulars
  • fill out daily reports for parents, including any incident and/or accident reports
  • work with 2nd teacher to maintain a clean and sanitary work space
  • create a monthly newsletters for families to communicate upcoming events and classroom activities
  • hold parent/teacher conferences twice a year


Education/experience requirements:

As a teacher, the employee must be at least 20 years old and meeting one the following:

Hold at least an associate's degree in Early Childhood, Child/Human Services, Child/Human Development, Elementary Education, or Child/Family Services or;

Hold a VT Early Childhood Career Ladder level 3 certificate or;

Complete 21 college level credits with a focus in early education or related field or;

Hold a Child Care Certificate from CCV or;

Hold a Certificate of Completion from the Registered Child Care Apprenticeship Program

The employee must also have two years' experience working with groups of children grades 3 and younger.

Training/certifications requirements:

As per center policy, all employees must complete a minimum of 50 hours professional development yearly, maintain current 1st aid and CPR certification, and complete the following trainings:

VT orientation training

Mandated reporting

Medication administration

Basic specialized care

ACT 1 - What is Child Sexual Abuse

All guidelines and policies set in the staff handbook must also be followed, including being familiar with the Child Care Licensing Regulations set forth by the state of Vermont. All employees must be able to pass a background records check and fingerprint check.

Nice To Haves

Ability to implement diversity and inclusion in the classroom

An up-beat personality



Minimum Education : Associate
Job Type : Full Time
Category : None
Minimum Experience : 2 Yrs
Location : Peacham, VT

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