Reach Dane

Co-Teacher

Reference ID : 9207
Location : Fitchburg, WI
Category : Education/Training
Job Type : Full Time

Description

Summary


The Co-Teacher along with the Lead/4K Teacher will plan, design and implement a developmentally appropriate curriculum for enrolled children, serve as primary child care provider for children 3-5 years old enrolled in Reach Dane Head Start Sites, and provide supervision, performance feedback and scheduling for reporting staff. As this program will be a model/demonstration classroom, teaching staff will actively participate in training and mentoring new teachers as needed. The Co-Teacher will comply with all licensing and Head Start Program Performance Standards, follow families' cultural values and practices in caring for their children, exhibit respect for parents and reinforce their vital role as the primary educator of their children, and assure licensing requirements are met and that the environment is clean and safe. Act as a positive liaison between community agencies, providing services to children and guidance to families.


Duties

The Co-Teacher along with the Lead/4K Teacher will plan, design and implement a developmentally appropriate curriculum for enrolled children, serve as primary child care provider for children 3-5 years old enrolled in Reach Dane Head Start Sites, and provide supervision, performance feedback and scheduling for reporting staff. As this program will be a model/demonstration classroom, teaching staff will actively participate in training and mentoring new teachers as needed. The Co-Teacher will comply with all licensing and Head Start Program Performance Standards, follow families' cultural values and practices in caring for their children, exhibit respect for parents and reinforce their vital role as the primary educator of their children, and assure licensing requirements are met and that the environment is clean and safe. Act as a positive liaison between community agencies, providing services to children and guidance to families.


Requirements

  •  Partner with teaching teams, accepting guidance to provide daily classroom activities utilizing Head Start Program Performance Standards 
  •  Plan and implement appropriate activities for children ages 3-5 years old that foster their cognitive emotional and physical growth
  •  A minimum of three years teaching experience is preferred
  • Minimum educational requirement of an Associate's degree in Early Childhood Education. A Bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education or in a    related field that includes 18 credits in Early Childhood Education / Development is preferred.
  • Ability to apply Early Childhood Development theory in daily classroom activities, and adapt to the individuals needs of children

Nice To Haves



Benefits


BENEFITS:

  • Health, dental, vision
  • vacation and sick time
  • 4% 403(b) match after 2 years
  • company paid life insurance and long term disability
  • paid continuing education
  • no weekends or holiday work


Minimum Education : Associate
Job Type : Full Time
Category : Education/Training
Minimum Experience : None
Location : Fitchburg, WI

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