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Lead Preschool Teacher - Kinder

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Posted Jun 09, 2021
Job Description

The Woodlands Young Learners Academy of Young Learners Group is a leading provider of quality and best-in-class educational services to preschool aged children. We are currently hiring for a Lead Preschool Teacher for Kinder to join our growing and dynamic team of educational teaching professionals!

We offer competitive pay and benefits starting at $16/hour or more depending upon experience, as well as medical, dental, vision, and life insurance after 60 days, paid time off and holiday pay benefits, discount childcare, and more!

Work schedule is M-F 8AM-4PM at our main campus located at 1500 Woodstead Ct., Spring, TX 77380. We welcome you to stop by and complete an employment application any time between 9am-4pm, M-F.

Job Summary:
This position is responsible for planning, organizing and implementing approved developmentally appropriate curriculum for the development of children enrolled in the Preschool program; providing a safe and nurturing environment conducive to the growth and development of children.

Minimum Qualifications:
High school diploma or equivalent GED
2 years’ experience working with children in an organized setting
Course work in Elementary or Early Childhood Education
Child Development Associate (CDA) certification
Experience in route planning and bus driving
Violation-free driving record
Or an equivalent combination of education and experience

Essential Job Duties:
• Plan with facility Director, organize and implement approved curriculum for the development of children enrolled in the Preschool program.
• Supervises children at all times.
• Involve parents and families in student activities; participate in parent conferences; provide information concerning individual student progress.
• Observe children during classroom activities; document and record individual and group observations; maintain child observation records according to established guidelines.
• Administer individual student assessments in accordance with TWYLA Preschool Program requirements.
• Participate in program evaluation through analysis of student assessment, individual classroom environment assessment and parent survey results.
• Plan and organize functional and attractive classroom displays that directly relate to established curriculum.
• Maintain a clean, safe, attractive, and positive learning environment; provide an appropriate climate, which assists children in making a satisfactory transition from home to preschool and reinforces positive attitudes and social skills.
• Attend meetings and participate in training workshops, conferences, courses and a variety of professional growth activities as required.
• Maintains discipline in a firm, consistent and positive manner.
• Monitor, observe, and interact with children during outdoor playground activities to promote student learning.
• Monitor the health of preschool students and administer basic first aid, perform other health and safety related functions; notify appropriate personnel of health related issues as necessary.
• Perform related duties as assigned.
• Participate in specified team meetings, Open House meetings, fundraisers and other designated TWYLA events, as specified by Director or Lead Instructor.
• Record-keeping and report preparation techniques
• Correct English usage, grammar, spelling, punctuation and vocabulary
• Operation of a variety of audio-visual, office and instructional equipment
• Communicate effectively with children and adults both orally and in writing
• Observe and evaluate student learning
• Demonstrate patience, respect and understanding of others
• Work independently with minimal direction
• Be flexible and able to work as a team member
• Plan and organize work
• Maintain records and prepare reports
• Establish and maintain cooperative and effective working relationships with others
• Operate a variety of audio-visual, office and instructional equipment
• Perform other duties as assigned

Equal Opportunity Employer

Skills Required

High school diploma or equivalent GED
2 years’ experience working with children in an organized setting
Course work in Elementary or Early Childhood Education
Child Development Associate (CDA) certification
Experience in route planning and bus driving
Violation-free driving record
Or an equivalent combination of education and experience

Compensation:

$16/hour + DOE & Full Benefits!

Job Categories

Job Types(s):   Teaching / Training, Childcare, Other

Industry(s):   Other, Education, Childcare

Employment Type:   Employee - Full Time

Job Location(s):   The Woodlands, Spring

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