Posting ID : A1068485793
Date Posted : 2015-08-18
Category : Education Teaching
Tired of sitting on the sidelines and following someone else's agenda? Bring your free-spirit and creativity to Orchard Park. We're growing and we need additional good teachers to join the team!
Seeking a lead teacher in the Toddler room. Previous childcare experience required. Compensation is $13 to $16+ per hour for the well-qualified.
This position is 40 hours a week. This is a long term arrangement with training obligations so only serious and committed persons need apply.
We follow a version of the Reggio Approach, but you're are free to contribute your teaching ideas throughout the program. We and parents rely on your creativity and leadership!
We have a full commercial kitchen where delicious meals are served by our chef to children and teachers. Sorry, today we ate all the pizzas! Sometimes in life there is a free lunch!
In order to maintain the integrity of our program, we are looking for an individual who possesses the following characteristics:
*an appreciation and LOVE for young children
*energetic and nurturing
*great communication skills and willingness to work well with others
*enthusiastic, creative, flexible and patient.
*possess the ability to multi-task and maintain a positive attitude.
*current Child CPR and First Aid Training
Job duties include:
*Designing curriculum for toddlers within a theme based and project approach.
*Changing out materials in classroom and the occasional room re-design.
*Evaluations of children twice a year and meeting with parents
*Collecting work samples for children's portfolios
*Monthly staff meetings.
*Taking children out into the community for field trips, hikes and weekly walks through the neighborhood.
*Daily cleaning and organizing.
Reggio Emilia approach is emphasized and we will help you learn it and implement it. In January of this year we opened our sister location a short distance away.
Position will remain open until you apply and are hired! European coffee machine all day! Boss is hardly ever around! Your contribution is valued! We know we all change jobs, so why not have some fun and growth while with Orchard Park Child Care?
Major holidays paid and paid vacation time accrues.
Please visit our website at orchardparkchildcare.com to get a better idea if this will be the right fit for you.
Please send an email WITH YOUR RESUME ATTACHED. Or start your career here and we'll help you create a really good one!