Oak Hill Children's Center


Preschool Teacher for High-Quality Early Education Program

Reference ID: 5951
Location: Pownal, VT
Category: Education/Training
Job Type: Full Time
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Description

Summary


Oak Hill Children's Center is a high-quality program (5 STARS in Vermont's Step Ahead Recognition System) located at 72 School House Road, Pownal, Vermont. Oak Hill serves children from the ages of 6 weeks to 12 years. The program includes before/afterschool care and school age summer programming. The Center is open from 6:30 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. and is closed for holidays and staff development days. Oak Hill is an Early Head Start Partner and is also part of the Pre-K Partnership with SVSU. Curriculum is based on the Vermont Early Learning Standards and Creative Curriculum.

Applicants should have experience working with young children. Candidates should be empathetic, compassionate and show respect for all. Applicants need to work collaboratively with their fellow teachers and communicate effectively with families. Experience with special needs and those suffering from early trauma preferred. Candidates should be flexible, understand the importance of play and be willing to embrace the concept that childhood is a messy business. A love of young children is a must. Bachelor's or associates degree in early childhood or related field strongly preferred. Vermont licensed teachers with Early Childhood endorsements preferred.

Application should include resume, cover letter and three references.


Duties


Provide high quality care and education to preschool age children, plan and implement developmentally appropriate program which meets the requirements of the Vermont Early Learning Standards


Requirements



Nice To Haves


Vermont licensed teachers with Early Childhood endorsements preferred.


Benefits




Minimum Education: Associate
Job Type: Full Time
Category: Education/Training
Location: Pownal, VT