Job ID: 208663103
This position is responsible for planning, implementing, supervising and evaluating all early childhood classroom activities.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to satisfactorily perform each of the essential duties/responsibilities listed below. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties/responsibilities of this job.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must meet the minimum qualifications listed below. These qualifications are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required to perform this job.
Education/Experience: to perform this job successfully, an individual must be at least eighteen years old, have knowledge of child development and experience in child development centers, have a High School Diploma or a General Education Degree, and have an ECE short certificate or equivalent as approved and verified in the MERIT system, ECE state certificate, Applied Associate of Arts (AAS) in early childhood education, BA in early childhood development or related field preferred. Two years’ experience as a Lead Teacher in a child development center setting preferred.
Certificates/Licenses: to perform this job successfully, an individual must have the ability to successfully pass a Department of Children Youth Families (DCYF) background check and register in MERIT system. Completion of 30 hours STARS basic training required within six months of hire date if education and/or experience does not substitute. Food Handler’s Certification, BBP training, First Aid, and CPR, Proof of MMR Vaccination are required upon hire.
Physical Abilities: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to:
Mental & Other Skills/Abilities: To perform this job successfully, an individual must have the:
Workplace Environmental Conditions
While performing the essential duties/responsibilities of this job, the employee will be: