A teacher at The Goddard School of Dedham is responsible for establishing and maintaining a safe, healthy and nurturing learning environment. Additionally, a teacher is responsible to work together with a co-teacher and in conjunction with the entire faculty. Children learn best through experience and the Goddard School encompasses a learning through play curriculum. The culture of the school values and honors teachers and caregivers. This is an amazing opportunity to join a team working in a beautiful center. The Goddard School has children ages 6 weeks old through 6 years old. We are currently seeking EEC Certified Teachers to join our team! Not yet EEC certified? The Goddard School provides assistance with EEC certification and full reimbursement! Responsibilities: • Establish and maintain a safe, healthy and nurturing learning environment • Create and implement fun and engaging plans with the guidance of the Program Coordinator • Support each child’s social and emotional development and provide positive guidance • Establish an effective classroom, responsive to each child’s needs • Adhere to all EEC regulations and Goddard School policies and procedures Benefits: • Competitive Salary • Generous Paid Time Off • Paid Holidays • Paid Winter Break (week between Christmas and New Years) • Health Insurance • 401K • Company paid workers compensation • Tuition Reimbursement • 50% Childcare discount • Educational Development inclusive of free classes through Goddard University • Assistance with receiving the EEC Certification (paid for by The Goddard School) General Qualifications and Skills: • The ability to understand and support the education program using a “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) • EEC Certification preferred (or we will help you get it) • Strong verbal and written communication skills • Ability to work as part of a team and take directions • Ability to multi-task • Candidate must be flexible and able to respond to change as needed Candidate must be passionate about working with children and bring a positive attitude each and every day!
Each Goddard School location is privately owned and operated by Goddard Franchisor LLC franchisees. The Goddard School franchise owner(s) are the employers at each school, and the franchise owner(s) set their own wage and benefit programs, which vary by location.