Pre-K Teacher (12 month)
The Springfield College Child Development Center, a campus-based, progressive child development program, is accepting applications for a Pre-K Teacher. We are seeking a nurturing, creative, committed professional with the ability to implement innovative curriculum which embraces diversity, and to work as a team teacher to ensure a supportive, educational environment.
Working under the supervision of the Child Development Center Director and Lead Teacher, this position will plan and implement a developmentally appropriate curriculum for the group of children assigned; oversee use and maintenance of equipment, materials and the facility; and facilitate parent participation in the program. The successful candidate will work as a team teacher to plan curricula and conduct activities for assigned children; incorporate health and safety standards for the children into the overall program; implement developmentally appropriate children's curriculum, including provision for affective, cognitive and motor development; and promote the development of children's self-control, self-esteem, and positive relationships with others. The successful candidate will participate in children's record keeping, progress reports, NAEYC accreditation and DEEC licensing.
The successful candidate will have a Bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education, or related field. DEEC pre-school qualified, ability to lift 40 pounds, raise and lower self from the floor, and have clear CORI, SORI, DCF, and fingerprint results are conditions of employment. This position includes benefits.
Springfield College is committed to enhancing diversity and equality in education and employment.
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