Sycamore Tree Child Care Center

Early Childhood - Teacher Full OR Part time

Reference ID : 58518
Location : Rutland, VT
Category : Education/Training
Job Type : Full Time



Sycamore Tree Child Care Center is a licensed Child Care Center serving ages 6 weeks to 5 year old. Our values are centered on the teaching and practice of love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. -- Galatians 5:22-23.

A teacher at Sycamore Tree Child Care Center is to serve as a living example of the gospel and uphold the values of Mission City Church. They must be able to establish and build a collaborative relationship with parents, church leadership, staff, and our community.



  • Build lessons from program curriculum.
  • Work directly with Director to foster personal and professional growth
  • Lead by example; encourage teaching team success through modeling and coaching.
  • 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.


  • Part - time employees are scheduled to work a range of hours or days, based on their needs, and the Center needs
  • Willing to complete state required courses including CPR course
  • Willing to complete annual continuing education hours
  • Minimum of 3 References
  • Passion for teaching and nurturing young children
  • Ability to work well with others
  • Be an equal member of a teaching team
  • Strive for excellence
  • 21- ECD credits are required by the state of Vermont for a Teaching position (current variance in place allowing for less credits)
  • The ability to work well with others (staff, children, and parents) and to foster a team environment
  • A strong understanding of child development.
  • Must clear full background check and finger printing.

Nice To Haves

-Enthusiasm and commitment to working with others

-Flexibility and Grace

-Practice empathy and compassion


-Paid Vacation and Sick time

-Competitive pay on a increasing scale

-50% discount for employee children who attend Sycamore Tree Child Care Center

-Required continuing education is paid by Sycamore Tree Child Care Center

-Hours flexible to own family needs

Minimum Education : High School or Equivalent
Job Type : Full Time
Category : Education/Training
Minimum Experience : None
Location : Rutland, VT

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