Offering The Best Childhood Preparation for Social and Academic Success.

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

OPEN POSITIONS

Assistant Teacher - Full Time

Posted: November 07, 2019

We are seeking kind, passionate, purpose driven educators in our Infant, Toddler and Young Preschool Classrooms.
Our play-based learning program allows you to design unique, playful lesson plans that change based on children's interests.

Educational Qualifications Include:

An Associate's degree or higher in Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, Child Development or a related field.
An Associate's degree or higher in a related field, including 18 semester hours of completed coursework related to young children birth to age 8.
Proof of current and active enrollment in a CDA Credentialing Program.
Proof of current and active enrollment in an accredited Associate's or Bachelor's degree program in Early Childhood Education or a related field.

General Qualifications Include:

The ability to understand and support the education program using "learning through play" philosophy;
The ability to interact closely with children at their level;
The ability to keep children within sight and sound supervision at all times;
The ability to change children's diapers and/or assist in toileting (where necessary);
The ability to understand and comply with the franchisee's employment policies;
The ability to communicate effectively and professionally with school personnel, children and parents;
The ability to handle crisis situations, including assisting in evacuating the building during emergencies; and
The ability to comply in all respects with all applicable laws and regulations relating to childcare.

The Goddard School offers highly competitive compensation package including health benefits, PTO, paid holidays and training.


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Lead Teacher - Full Time

Posted: November 07, 2019

We are seeking Full Time educators for our Infant, Toddler, Preschool and Pre-Kindergarten classrooms.

Our ideal teachers will love and nurture our children while helping to build a foundation for early childhood development. Please apply today to be a part of our incredible program.
We give educators the opportunity to grow their careers while helping children develop and learn.

All candidates, who wish to be considered must meet the following criteria:

Bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, Child Development, Psychology or related field OR Associate's degree and CDA
Prior classroom experience at a childcare center or preschool
Experience in developing lesson plans and using TADPOLES app.
Perform child observations and document in their portfolios
Use assessment tools (e.g., Progress Reports, Children’s Progress)
Strong work ethic and communication skills
Positive attitude and inherent love for young children

Responsibilities:

Design an appropriate room arrangement to support the goals and developmental level of the children in the classroom
Develop an appropriate classroom management system to support the goals and developmental level of the children in the classroom
Ensure that classroom equipment is in good repair.
The ability to assist in potty training
The ability to change children’s diapers
Develop lesson plans
Understand and implement The Goddard School® emergency procedure(s)
Ensure that children are always within state ratio requirements
Post and adhere to all GSI Health and Safety policies and procedures·
Post a classroom schedule that meets the needs of the children and includes a routine and learning opportunities
Interact with the children to support play, exploration and learning
Perform minor cleaning responsibilities (e.g., spills) immediately
Perform major cleaning during times when children are not present
Post a classroom schedule that meets the needs of the children and includes a routine and learning opportunities
Understand and adhere to the GSI Behavior Policy
Communicate, in a professional manner, with families and faculty
Encourage empathetic and respectful feelings for others, as well as the environment, through positive modeling
Integrate GSI-approved resources (including Enrichment Programs) into lesson plans
Prepare a Daily Activity Report for each child
Maintain a portfolio for each child
Maintain the classroom Parent Board
Attend faculty meetings, in-service days, conferences and professional growth opportunities.
Manage classrooms according to GSI QA Standards
Assess supplies and materials needed to implement activities
Promote healthy eating practices at lunch and snack times
Interact with the children to support play, exploration and learning
Create a print-rich environment in order for children to learn about books, literature and writing
Provide opportunities for both active and quiet play
Understand and adhere to the GSI Behavior Policy
Encourage families to become an integral part of their children’s learning experiences
Plan and implement activities to develop children’s self-esteem and social skills
Encourage children to talk with each other and with the faculty
Present age- and developmentally-appropriate expectations for all children
Post and adhere to all GSI Health and Safety policies and procedures
Our ideal teachers will love and nurture our children while helping to build a foundation for Early Childhood Development. Please apply today to be a part of our incredible program.

The Goddard School offers highly competitive compensation package including health benefits, PTO, paid holidays and training.

Full Time Position.

Must be able to work between the hours of 6:30 AM - 6:30 PM

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