Preschool Toddler Teacher (8:30 am - 5:30 pm)
- $7.25 - $9.00 Hourly
- Full Time
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-- Coordinates a classroom for an active group of toddlers
-- Positively communicates with parents and team members
-- Performs a variety of activities that ensures age appropriate learning
-- Maintains health and safety of the group
-- Reports to the director
Specific Duties of the Job:
-- Enthusiastically greets and engages parents at drop-off and pick up times
-- Maintains a positive relationship with parents
-- Talks to the parents everyday about the child's day
-- Creates a soft, calm, safe, and loving environment
-- Feeds and diapers children as needed; Potty trains children who are ready
-- Actively talks to infants throughout the day
-- Follows the center's policies and procedures
-- Writes accident/incident reports
-- Works cooperatively with coworkers, director, and assistant director
-- Maintains confidentiality and follows the center's Social Media Policy
Required Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities Requirements:
-- Knowledge of growth process of toddlers
-- Knowledge of activities that stimulate toddlers
-- Knowledge of safety issues surrounding toddlers
-- Skills in patience
-- Skills in positive communication
-- Skills in time management
-- Ability to organize environment
-- Ability to move and react quickly
-- Ability to remain interactive throughout the day
-- Ability to accept feedback and execute program professionally
-- Must be able to lift 30-50 lbs. numerous times a day.
-- Must be able to lift and carry children.
-- Must be able to stand 95% of the time.
-- Must be able to repeatedly bend, stoop and run.
-- Must be able to effectively interact and communicate with children and parents
-- Must maintain a minimum number of continuing education hours (30) each year.
--The teacher must be eighteen years of age or older to meet the state licensing age requirement .
--Must have a High School diploma or equivalent
--Previous work experience is preferred
At Tree House Academy we develop, evaluate and implement programs that foster your child’s social and intellectual development. While nurturing your child’s capacity to think skillfully and critically, we also strive to strengthen his/her commitment to values such as kindness, helpfulness and respect for others.
Tree House Academy seeks to create a challenging learning environment that encourages high expectations for success through development-appropriate instruction that allows for individual differences and learning styles.