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We give educators the opportunity to grow their careers while helping children develop and learn.

WE ARE EXPANDING! The Goddard School in Lincoln Park is opening eight additional classrooms a few doors down from our current location. We are seeking energetic and passionate teachers to join our team!

The Goddard School offers competitive salary and benefits based on experience, education, and certifications. Please see below for open positions.

OPEN POSITIONS

Assistant Teacher - Full Time

Posted: December 07, 2017

The Goddard School has been providing quality Early Childhood Education for over 25 years Our state of the art facility recently opened in the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Chicago just blocks away from the Armitage Brown and Purple lines. The facility has bright classrooms, two outdoor playgrounds, an indoor play space along with great educational resources. We are looking for educational professionals with positive, bubbly personalities to join our team as our school expands.

The Goddard School is a renowned program with a Piaget (Learning through Play) based foundation and a leader in the preschool industry which is growing and continues to set the standard for excellence. The focus of the program is to provide a life-long love of learning. Our staff is made of loving and dedicated teachers who understand each child's needs. They are highly qualified childhood educators who are able to use their creativity and the Goddard Developmental Guidelines as the basis for unique lesson plans that are brought to life in a fun and imaginative way.

We are looking for fun and energetic teachers who are team players.

Teachers must have a positive attitude and great interpersonal skills.

Teacher daily duties include:

Meeting the individual needs of the children

Parent communication

Participation in staff and training meetings

Designing an appropriate room arrangement to support the goals and developmental level of the children in the classroom

Interacting with the children to support play, exploration, and learning

Presenting expectations that are appropriate to the child's age and developmental level

Planning and implementing activities that develop self-esteem and social skills.

Communicating appropriately and professionally with parents and fellow staff

Building teamwork

Using assessment tools

Committing to continuing education

Teachers are responsible for ensuring compliance with Goddard's industry-leading Quality Assurance standards. Most importantly, they create a positive learning environment in their classroom where children develop a lifelong love of learning.

The Goddard School offers competitive salary and benefits based on experience, education, and certifications. Please attach complete resume with salary requirements along with the preferred position when applying.

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Lead Teacher - Full Time

Posted: December 07, 2017

The Goddard School has been providing quality Early Childhood Education for over 25 years Our state of the art facility recently opened in the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Chicago just blocks away from the Armitage Brown and Purple lines. The facility has bright classrooms, two outdoor playgrounds, an indoor play space along with great educational resources. We are looking for educational professionals with positive, bubbly personalities to join our team as our school expands.

The Goddard School is a renowned program with a Piaget (Learning through Play) based foundation and a leader in the preschool industry which is growing and continues to set the standard for excellence. The focus of the program is to provide a life-long love of learning. Our staff is made of loving and dedicated teachers who understand each child's needs. They are highly qualified childhood educators who are able to use their creativity and the Goddard Developmental Guidelines as the basis for unique lesson plans that are brought to life in a fun and imaginative way.

We are looking for fun and energetic teachers who are team players.

Teachers must have a positive attitude and great interpersonal skills.

Teacher daily duties include:

Developing lesson plans.

Meeting the individual needs of the children

Parent communication

Participation in staff and training meetings

Designing an appropriate room arrangement to support the goals and developmental level of the children in the classroom

Interacting with the children to support play, exploration, and learning

Presenting expectations that are appropriate to the child's age and developmental level

Planning and implementing activities that develop self-esteem and social skills.

Communicating appropriately and professionally with parents and fellow staff

Building teamwork

Using assessment tools

Committing to continuing education

Teachers are responsible for ensuring compliance with Goddard's industry-leading Quality Assurance standards. Lead Teachers write and implement their own lesson plans based on Goddard Developmental Guidelines and monthly school themes. To be Lead Teacher Qualified, a candidate must have their Bachelor's Degree in a Child Related Field to be considered. Most importantly, they create a positive learning environment in their classroom where children develop a lifelong love of learning.

The Goddard School offers competitive salary and benefits based on experience, education, and certifications. Please attach complete resume with salary requirements along with the preferred position when applying.

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