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Position Title:
Lead Teacher
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Brief Overview:
The Teacher is responsible for developing a cohesive teaching team, coordinating the curriculum, and managing the day-to-day operational activities of the classroom. Teachers must understand children’s cognitive, social, emotional and physical development in order to ensure a safe and stimulating classroom environment where children are actively engaged and encouraged to succeed. The Teacher must be skilled in communicating with both children and adults in order to meet the needs of the children, effectively guide teacher assistants, and resolve parental concerns. Teachers are required to expose the children to the Word of God, and help students incorporate it into their lives.
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Job Responsibilities:
Key Responsibilities
• Coordinate and implement educational curriculum by developing classroom activities based on developmentally appropriate practices and early learning standards.
• Lead by example; encourage teaching team success through modeling and coaching.
• Plan individual and group age-appropriate activities to actively engage children and encourage social, cognitive and emotional growth.
• Maintain frequent communications with parents through informal discussions, progress reports, and parent-teacher conferences.
• Ensure all center policies and state regulations are met.
• Ensure a healthy classroom environment – including maintaining appropriate hygiene and cleanliness standards and safety and security of children.
• Supervise teacher assistants and classroom volunteers to ensure they are following planned activities, hygiene and safety standards.
• Maintain accurate records, forms and files.
• Maintain personal professional development plan to ensure continuous quality improvement.
Additional Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required
• Minimum of 2 years of professional child care experience.
• Strong oral and written communication skills and basic computer skills.
• High energy and the ability to work well with others (staff, children, and parents) and to foster a team environment.
• A strong understanding of child development.
• Excellent leadership, organizational, and interpersonal skills.
• Infant/child CPR and First Aid certification.
• Associates Degree in Early Education
• Must clear full background check and must pass health screening.
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Required Experience
1-2 years
Required Studies:
Associates Degree
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Salary Requirements:
$ 16.00/hour depending on the education
Preferred Start Date (use calendar button):
- Sign on bonus after 3 months of employment
- health and dental insurance after 2 months of employment
- retirement plan after one year of employment
- sick days
Expected Start/End Time:
9:00 am-5:00 pm
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Minimum Career Lattice Level:
Not Applicable
Required Experience:
1-2 years
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2275 West Chester Pike

, PA 

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