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LEAD TODDLER TEACHER (12-24 months) (IRVING, TEXAS)

compensation: Based On Experience
employment type: full-time
internship

The Learning Tree Academy is currently seeking a nurturing, energetic, enthusiastic, experienced Lead Toddler teacher!!
Experience
At least 1 year of experience

Skills/Education
Minimum requirements: Graduation from high school or GED; One year of experience in an early childhood program serving infants and toddlers in a developmentally appropriate environment. Must have a Child Development Associate (CDA) credential for Infant and Toddler Caregivers or an equivalent credential that addresses comparable competencies; or must obtain the credential within one year of employment as an Infant and Toddler (I/T) teacher; Must have (or be willing to obtain) training and experience necessary to develop consistent, stable, and supportive relationships with very young children. Must be able to do the following: Communicate effectively with infants, toddlers, their parents, and other staff. Provide quality, nurturing care to infants and toddlers enrolled in the program. Demonstrate skills to properly address developmental needs of infants and toddlers. Conduct and document developmental screenings and assessments of children. Maintain effective, working relationships with children, parents, and staff.

Responsibilities
Ensure the safety of each child enrolled in the class whether in the classroom, on the playground, or in common areas.
Maintain regular observation and evaluation of children’s development and progress as directed by administration.
Maintain portfolio for each student.
Complete weekly lesson plans, goals, and newsletters.
Accept and maintain responsibility on a daily basis for the ordered arrangement, appearance, decor, and cleanliness of the learning environment of the classroom.
Plan and implement age and developmentally appropriate classroom practices that will include the areas of spiritual, physical, emotional, social and cognitive needs of the young children. Interaction with Children:
Serve as a role model for the children in the areas of attitude, speech and actions on a daily basis.
Treat each child with dignity and respect for his/her cultural background.
Encourage children's development in the areas of building self-confidence, problem solving, and taking responsibility for their actions.
Interact with each child on a daily basis through circle time, centers, snacks, lunchtime, playground, free play, etc.
Be consistent, but lovingly enforce classroom discipline plan and reward system.

Job Type: Full-time
Job Location:
Irving, TX
Required education:
High school or equivalent
Required experience:
license child care center: 1 year
Job Type: Full-time
Job Type: Full-time
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post id: 6980151555

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