POSITION: Pre-K Teacher (3)
REPORTS TO: VPK Education Manager
SALARY: $22.68 per hour
SCHEDULE: M-F 7:30 to 3:30
GENERAL JOB DESCRIPTION:
- Manage classroom while educating students and completing the curriculum's goals and expectations.
- Treat participants, community members and fellow staff with positive regard as defined in Family Resource Agency’s mission statement.
- Collaborate with classroom staff to ensure the classroom is an inviting and nurturing environment reflective of the local community.
- Supervise assigned classroom staff and volunteers.
- Observe and document the developmental level of each child. Individualize using appropriate tools and information from parents, staff and professionals to create an individualized plan for each enrolled child.
- Plan, implement, evaluate and modify child activities, daily classroom activities, involving staff and volunteers.
- Participate in Individualized Education Plan (IEP) meetings for assigned children with special needs.
- Collaborate with other staff and Disabilities Coordinator to ensure that all team members have the information necessary for effective participation in IEP meetings.
- Arrange home visit schedule to meet family's needs.
- Serve as a resource person for families to facilitate access to social services within their communities.
- Share current information with parents related to child progress and potential challenges.
- Inform parents of Child Abuse Policy and report suspected abuse.
- Collaborate with Health Coordinator to ensure completion of all health services, provide community health resource information and make necessary referrals.
Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education. Must have Pre-K certification in Tennessee. Head Start/Pre-K experience preferred. A current physical, TB skin test or chest X-Ray, drug test, and background ck are required. Applicants should list bilingual skills if applicable. Family Resource Agency is a drug-free workplace. EOE.
Salary : $22.68 to $22.68/Hr
Minimum Education : Bachelor's
Job Type : Full Time
Category : Education/Training
Minimum Experience : None
Location : Cleveland, TN