Preschool Employment Opportunities
Position: Infant/Toddler Teacher
Location: Where the Wild Things Play Preschool, Pleasant Hill, CA
Job Description:Under supervision of the Center Director, perform work of relative difficulty in assisting Teachers with teaching, managing and nurturing a group of children.
The Infant/Toddler Teacher is responsible for setting up, managing and maintaining an appropriate classroom environment for young children between the ages of 6 weeks and 2 years of age. Prepares class activities in advance based on the school philosophy and provided monthly themes. Must be aware of and comply with all personnel, administrative, and operations policies. Works together with the staff members to plan curriculum and manage the classroom. Attends conferences, workshops and other professional growth experiences. Participates in public relations events sponsored by the school.
Infant/Toddler Teacher is responsible for the order and cleanliness of the classroom. Teacher is also aware of hazards and needed repairs and reports them directly to the Director in writing. Treats each person with dignity and respect; staff, parents and children. Maintains direct supervision of the children at all times. Assists in the day-to-day maintenance and housekeeping of the facility, structures and play spaces. Attends all staff meetings and mandatory preschool functions. Maintains proper staff to child ratio of 1:4 at all times.
Education and experience must fulfill one of the two following categories:
1) 12 semester units in all of the following ECE courses from an accredited college
a. Child Development
b. Child, Family and Community
c. Teaching in a Diverse Society
e. Infant/Toddler Development
2) Children's Center Teacher permit issued by the State of California
3) Good written verbal communication skills
4) Organizational Skills
5) Physically able to perform job duties as listed on the attached.
6) Fluent English speaker; bilingual a plus
How to Apply:
Please send your resume with cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
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