Job Description

Qualified Day Care/Pre-school Teacher
Christian Early Learning Center
Full and Part Time Openings

Education Requirements

Must have or be willing to pursue one of the following:

  • CDA Credential
  • TCC in Early Childhood
  • B.Ed in Early Childhood

Basic Function

  • Provide a warm. nurturing, safe and sanitary environment for each child
  • Implement an age appropriate program for the children
  • Interact with each child’s parent/guardian in a caring manner
  • Carry out the responsibilities of the classroom

Responsibilities

  • Implement a daily program that meets the emotional, physical, intellectual and social needs of each child and the classroom as a group in a manner that is consistent with a Christian based educational program.
  • Interact with each child in a manner that supports self-esteem, encourages independence and shows respect for each child.
  • Prepare and maintain the classroom
  • Maintain a positive working relationship with fellow staff members
  • Establish and maintain positive communications with parents
  • Attend all staff meetings and training sessions
  • Complete and turn in all required paperwork in a timely and professional manner
  • Comply with all rules and regulation of Bright from the Start
  • Be willing to learn and increase professional knowledge
  • Maintain current evidence of successful biennial training in Child/Infant CPR and First Aid

Physical Expectations

Must be able to:

  • Lift child weighing up to 50 pounds
  • Sit comfortably on the floor while interacting with children
  • Walk up and down stairs
  • Change position frequently during the day

Applicant must have previous child care experience.

Applicant must be able to pass a comprehensive criminal background check and drug test.

Full-time position includes vacation and health benefits package.

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