• Job Title: Early Childhood Teacher 1
  • Job ID: 455302
  • Location: Health Sciences
  • Department: Nisonger Center
  • Full/Part Time: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Shift: Shift Varies
  • FTE %: 100
  • Salary Range Min: $12.75
  • Salary Range Max: $16.71

Position summary

Early Childhood Teacher 1 (Job Opening 455302) - Early Childhood Teacher will serve as the lead educator in an integrated classroom environment for children with and without developmental delays as part of the Nisonger Centers full day Early Childhood Program working closely with an Early Intervention Specialist; supervises and integrates daily and long-term planning for the classroom in collaboration with a support team and other classroom team members; assesses childrens growth and development using the Assessment, Evaluation, and Programming System (AEPS) Curriculum; provides and ensures social, emotional, physical and educational needs of children are met based on the Nisonger Centers philosophy, curriculum policies and state licensing rules; plans and executes daily activities in the classroom; develops and writes lesson plans that provide for cognitive, physical, emotional and social development of children in assigned group; implements, evaluates and communicates classroom programming, routines, policies and procedures; conducts program evaluation and systematic data collection; prepares written summaries based on curriculum and children?s daily educational experiences; implements health, safety and security processes and procedures; advises, instructs and supervises student teachers? written plans and classroom behavior; provides in-service and pre-service training for students; evaluates knowledge and performance competencies of students; participates in professional development activities. This position will work Monday-Friday from 7:00am-3:30pm.

Education and experience

Bachelors Degree in child development or early childhood education or equivalent combination of education & experience required; demonstrated classroom experience teaching children under 6, formal student teaching experience, OR P-3 certification required; experience working with young children with developmental delays preferred; experience creating and implementing lesson plans and managing classrooms required; current first aid, communicable diseases, and child abuse recognition certifications or training within 120 of employment required; must have up-to-date immunizations. Requires successful completion of a background check. Selected candidate may be requested to complete a pre-employment physical including a drug screen.