Muddy Hands Preschool is a small licensed childcare center conveniently located in Fort Ethan Allen, minutes from I89. The right candidate will be energetic, flexible, motivated, and have knowledge of VT state regulations. This is a full-time position in our Preschool classroom.
We look forward to finding the right candidate joining our fantastic team! Please reply with resume, transcripts if applicable and current availability.
*Creating an emergent curriculum; plan daily activities
*Supervision of children
*Child observation and documentation
*Child assessments and parent-teacher conferences
*Cleaning/organization of classroom and common spaces
*Attend monthly staff meetings
*Parent communication about their child's daily routine and ongoing development
*Attend professional development trainings
*Assist in diapering, nap and meal times
A teacher associate is at least twenty years of age, is a high school graduate or has completed a GED, and meets one of the following qualifications:
At least a Vermont Early Childhood Career Ladder Level Three Certificate
At least an associate degree from an accredited college with a major or concentration in Early Childhood, Child or Human Development, Elementary Education, or Child and Family Services and at least twelve months experience working with groups of children from grade three or younger
At least a Certificate of Completion from the Registered Child Care Apprenticeship Program
At least a Child Care Certificate from the Community College of Vermont and at least twelve months experience working with groups of children from grade three or younger
At least successful completion of twentyone college credits with an early childhood or school-age focus and at least twelve months experience working with groups of children from grade three or younger.
We encourage individuals to apply even if they are unsure if they qualify. We are willing to work with the right individual to help them meet VT state licensing requirements.
*Experience with young children
*Experience with Emergent curriculum
*Knowledge of VT child care regulations
We offer paid holidays, two weeks paid vacation, child care discounts, paid professional development hours and competitive pay among other benefits.