Compass Academy

Pre-Kindergarten Teacher

Reference ID : 67453
Location : Smyrna, GA
Category : Education/Training
Job Type : Full Time



Compass Academy seeks a loving, reliable Pre-K lead teacher in our Early Childhood Program. Teachers will assist in providing quality and comprehensive early child development skills, preparing kids for Kg while maintaining a healthy, clean environment. This is a full-time position.


* Leading and directing instructions to a group of children.

* Supervise playground activities, breakfast, lunch, snack breaks, bathroom breaks, and rest time.

* Help children with cognitive skill development activities.

* Plan age-appropriate lesson plans and prepare educational materials. This may include but is not limited to finger-plays, songs, bulletin boards, flannel boards, etc.

* Be actively involved with the children in the room. This includes, but is not limited to reading stories, playing games, singing, cuddling, role-playing, etc.

* Clean after breakfast, lunch, snack, bathroom breaks, and classroom activities. This may include, but is not limited to, washing the dishes and/or toys, and cleaning the kitchen.

* Help maintain the school's building and grounds.

* Assist in the preparation and serving of meals and snacks.

* Relay communication between the parents, other members of staff and director.


Must be at least 18 years of age.

* Participates in an orientation program

* Completes the appropriate number of in-service hours each year.

* Attends staff meetings, training sessions, or other events, such as Family Night and the Christmas Program, as required.

* Maintains a neat and clean physical appearance.

* Is able to move quickly enough to supervise children safely.

* Is able to lift and carry children (maximum of 40 pounds).

* Is able to provide an appropriate speech model while interacting with both children and parents.

* Must adhere to the center's Behavior Guidance policies at all times.

Child Development Associates credential (CDA) is preferred, or a High School Diploma/GED and enrolled in a program leading to a Child Development Associates credential to be completed within one year, or be enrolled in a program leading to an Associate's Degree or Baccalaureate Degree in Early Childhood Education. Should have experience with infants and pre-schoolers.

Nice To Haves

Fully Vaccinated for Covid-19


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • 20% Employee discount for tuition based on availability and qualification
  • Flexible schedule
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance

Salary : $15 to $18/Hr
Minimum Education : High School or Equivalent
Job Type : Full Time
Category : Education/Training
Minimum Experience : 2 Yrs
Location : Smyrna, GA

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