Posted: Thursday, January 25, 2018 11:39 AM
Job Description Turtle Rock Preschool, a premier NAEYC accredited school, has an immediate opening for a Preschool Teacher for children 2-3 years old in our early childhood education program. Candidate must possess the ability to educate and care for children of various ages while maintaining a structured and safe environment. Candidate must be comfortable working with others as well as speaking to parents. Job Requirements: Minimum of 12 Early Childhood Education units Experience leading a classroom and creating educational lesson plans Minimum of 3 years experience in a licensed childcare facility Clean background check and medical clearance Reliable transportation The ideal candidate will have: Desire to support early childhood social, emotional and cognitive development Belief that play can be cognitively-rich Excited to tackle the challenging work of supporting a classroom inclusive or learning experiences that balance academic rigor and developmentally appropriate practices A Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university Demonstrated success working in a high-performing school setting Exceptional organization and planning skills Superior communication skills Committed to collaborating and working as part of a co-teaching team and a larger early childhood team Able to communicate effectively with parents, both in person and in writing This position requires a schedule of 9AM - 6PM, Monday thru Friday, and is considered a full-time position with generous benefits. Company Description A school with a true heart and soul. Our programs incorporate dynamic classroom instruction with caring, qualified teachers and enriching indoor and outdoor play experiences. We know that these first experiences within a school setting will have a long lasting impact on children's future learning. We embrace a philosophy of education that combines a nurturing, inclusive learning environment with an increasingly challenging academic program that addresses the developmental needs of each child. In addition to academics - social and emotional well-being also plays a significant role in a child's development. Our curriculum, various activities, and daily experiences provide children with opportunities for a fun, enriching and exciting time while they make long lasting relationships. We create a positive environment which encourages children to explore their surroundings on a daily basis. Upon completion of our program, we believe that your child's well-rounded experiences will provide them the necessary strengths for emotional, social, cognitive, gross/fine motor, and academic excellence.
• Location: Orange County
• Post ID: 158979622 orangecounty