Posted: Tuesday, January 2, 2018 11:01 PM
Job Description You earned your degree so that you could make a difference in the lives of young children. There is no better place to do that than at The Goddard School! The Goddard School in Wexford is looking for a warm and caring Infant/Todd Teacher. We are seeking a full-time fun and energetic Teacher to work with our 4 year old class. 2 years experience in Early Childhood Education preferred. Come and work where learning is fun, and teachers are respected! We are seeking an experienced candidate for an immediate opening. Overview A Teacher at The Goddard School is responsible for establishing and maintaining a safe, healthy and nurturing learning environment. Additionally, a Lead Teacher is responsible to work together with a partner and in conjunction with the entire faculty. General Qualifications A Teacher must meet the qualifications: Ability to lift and carry children and other items weighing up to 50 pounds Ability to handle crisis situations, especially where children are involved Educational Qualifications All candidates, who wish to be considered for the position of Teacher must meet one or more of the following criteria: A Bachelor’s degree or higher in Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, Child Development. A Bachelor’s degree or higher in a related field, including 18 semester hours of completed coursework related to young children birth to age 8. An Associate’s degree or higher in Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, Child Development or a related field and 4 years experience in ECE An Associate’s degree or higher in a related field, including 18 semester hours of completed coursework related to young children birth to age 8 and 4 years experience in ECE A current CDA or Early Childhood Teaching Credential and 6 years experience in ECE Proof of current and active enrollment in a CDA Credentialing Program and 6 years experience in ECE Proof of current and active enrollment in an accredited Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree program in Early Childhood Education or a related field and 4 years experience in ECE Teacher Responsibilities A Teacher’s responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following: Establish and maintain a safe, healthy and nurturing learning environment Design an appropriate room arrangement to support the goals and developmental level of the children in the classroom Develop an appropriate classroom management system to support the goals and developmental level of the children in the classroom Understand and implement The Goddard School® emergency procedure(s) Promote healthy eating practices at lunch and snack times Ensure that children are always within state ratio requirements Post a classroom schedule that meets the needs of the children and includes a routine and learning opportunities Support each child’s social and emotional development and provide positive guidance Understand and adhere to the GSI Behavior Policy Plan and implement activities to develop children’s self-esteem and social skills Plan and implement activities to enable children’s feeling of security Encourage empathetic and respectful feelings for others, as well as the environment, through positive modeling Respect cultural and ethnic diversity Establish positive and effective family relations Communicate, in a professional manner, with families and faculty Provide opportunities (eg, conferences) in which families are made to feel a part of their children’s learning experiences Prepare a Daily Activity Report for each child Maintain a portfolio for each child Compensation Package: We offer higher than average pay + Benefite Package including: 401K Flex spending account for medical expenses Flex spending account for child care Health insurance plan Dental plan Vision plan Continuing education Generous Paid-Time-Off plan And More! If you are qualified and have a passion for working in ECE, toke the first step in joining our faculty: Email your resume with earnings history to: WexfordPA@GoddardSchools.com Company Description The Goddard School uses the most current, academically endorsed methods to ensure that children have fun while learning the skills they need for long-term success in school and in life. Our talented teachers also collaborate with parents to nurture children into respectful, confident and joyful learners.
• Location: Pittsburgh
• Post ID: 60387767 pittsburgh