Kid Logic Learning in South Burlington is seeking a full time Lead Educator for our toddler classroom!
As a lead teacher working with young children, you would have the amazing opportunity to care for children's unique set of needs by identifying their temperaments and creating a loving environment that honors each child and their development. Working collaboratively with other colleagues, together you will provide enriching and nurturing learning experiences for these young children as you build strong and positive relationships with them and their families. Using Emergent Curriculum strategies and inspirations of Reggio Emilia practices, your observations of children's play will guide you as you create and implement an ever-evolving curriculum that is guided by the interests and discoveries of children to expand their learning. Training and support will be provided.
Please inquire how you can join our team so we can work together enriching children's lives and becoming leaders in our growing field! We look forward to hearing from you!
Please email cover letter and resume.
ABOUT KID LOGIC LEARNING
Kid Logic Learning is a 5 STAR child care program in South Burlington working towards NAEYC accreditation. We believe in high quality care and education for young children. We honor the value of play and following an Emergent curriculum style with the belief that children are the leaders of their own learning. By creating a supportive and calming environment inspired by the needs and cues of children, we aspire to follow their organic and intrinsic ideas and discoveries to guide our curriculum planning. We strongly believe in positive communication among all teachers, families, and children in effort to work collaboratively towards mutual goals of growth and development. Please contact us if you share in our value to offer all children and families the highest of quality care and enrichment opportunities.
-Supporting the physical, cognitive, and social-emotional growth and development of one and two year old children by modeling positive language skills, guiding positive peer play, and offering support during problem-solving experiences.
-Using formal observation systems, including Teaching Strategies Gold, to document childrens physical, cognitive and social-emotional growth and development.
-Using observations to inform and guide curriculum planning. Training and support provided.
-Developing Emergent curriculum that honors the interests presented by the children by observing their play, reactions, questions and curiosities with materials and peers, and creating provocations that extend and build upon their ideas. Training and support provided.
-Willingness to engage with children at their level, and use positive language and discipline strategies. Training will be provided.
-Willingness to continue education and professional development within the field.
-Dependable, adaptable, and flexible with schedules and needs.
-Open to mentoring opportunities and constructive feedback, and open minded to hearing other perspectives in effort to problem solve collectively in a positive and compassionate manner.
-Hold oneself accountable for actions and practice self-reflection skills.
QUALIFICATIONS & CREDENTIALS
-Associates or higher in Early Childhood Education or related field *Bachelor's Degree preferred*
OR Completion of Apprenticeship Program,
OR At least 21 approved credits with ECE focus.
-At least 1 year of related experience.
Kid Logic Learning offers competitive pay and benefits that include health insurance (medical, dental, vision), paid holiday time, a healthy paid-time off package, connection with a valued and trusted Retirement planner, discount of childcare tuition, and opportunities for paid professional development and continued education.
Here, you will also have the opportunity to work in a compassionate and professional environment where you can grow and lead in the Early Childhood field. You can be an integral part of children's early learning experiences while working and learning alongside other dedicated professionals who also strive to offer high quality care for young children. Come work with us as we build positive relationships with children, grow our school community, support parent and family needs, and guide children's growth and development!