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Assistant Teacher - Full Time

Posted: March 26, 2021

The Goddard School® of Friendswood, TX, an early childhood education center, is currently seeking a qualified part time Assistant Teacher to nurture healthy development in children and encourage lifelong learning. 

The Goddard School® is a renowned program with a Piaget (Learning through Play) based foundation and a leader in the franchised preschool industry which is growing and continues to set the standard for excellence. Our staff is made of loving and dedicated teachers who understand each child’s needs.

Daily Responsibilities

As a Goddard Teacher, arriving at Goddard each day fully prepared and excited to teach is important. 

Supporting Goddard’s program and policies as well as state licensing policies is required.  Assistant Teacher tasks include, but are not limited to:

Implementing developmentally appropriate lesson plans that are individualized to meet the needs of the children in your classroom
Creating a classroom that is fun and supports 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.
Establishing and maintaining a safe, healthy, and nurturing learning environment
Advancing students physical and intellectual competence
Supporting social and emotional development and providing both positive guidance and reinforcement
Establishing positive and productive relationships with families
Ensuring a well-run, purposeful program responsive to participant needs based on Goddard’s standards of learning through play
Maintaining a commitment of professionalism with students, families, peers and management
Assistant Teacher Qualifications:

High school diploma, CDA or currently enrolled in college courses in a related field
Minimum of 18 years of age
Prior classroom experience (Infant, Toddler, Preschool, Kindergarten) preferred
Demonstrated knowledge of developmentally appropriate practices  
Strong written and communication skills
Benefits:

The Goddard School offers competitive compensation based on experience, education and certifications.  We are an Equal Opportunity Employer

We provide outstanding opportunities including:

Competitive salary
Exceptional Professional Development
Supportive Team Environment
Closed/Paid Major Holidays and the week between Christmas and New Year
Paid Vacation after six months
Dependent care discount

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Lead Teacher - Full Time

Posted: March 26, 2021

The Goddard School® of Friendswood, TX, an early childhood education center, is currently seeking a qualified Lead Teacher to nurture healthy development in children and encourage lifelong learning. 

Educational Qualifications

All candidates, who wish to be considered for the position of Lead Teacher, must meet one or more of the following criteria, in addition to any/all requirements that may be mandated by their state and/or local licensing authorities: 

A CDA or higher in Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, Child Development.
A Bachelor’s degree or higher in a related field, including 18 semester hours of completed coursework related to young children birth to age 8.
Lead Teacher Responsibilities

A Lead Preschool Teacher’s responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following:

Establish and maintain a safe, healthy and nurturing learning environment

Designing an appropriate room arrangement to support the goals and developmental level of the children in your classroom.
Understanding and implementing, when necessary, The Goddard School’s emergency procedures.
Posting schedules that meet the children’s need for routine and learning.
Ensuring a well-run, purposeful program responsive to participant needs by:         

Assessing supplies and materials needed prior to implementing activities.
Building teamwork.
Developing lesson plans.
Managing your classroom according to The Goddard School standards.
Observing the children.
Using assessment tools.
Benefits:

The Goddard School offers competitive compensation based on experience, education and certifications.  We are an Equal Opportunity Employer

We provide outstanding opportunities including:

Competitive salary
Exceptional Professional Development
Supportive Team Environment
Closed/Paid Major Holidays and the week between Christmas and New Year
Paid Vacation after six months
Dependent care discount

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