Lead Toddler Teacher

Employer
Kids Adventures Academy
Location
Takoma Park, MD
Posted
Nov 22, 2022
Closes
Nov 30, 2022
Ref
717714915
Industry
Education
Hours
Full Time
Kids Adventures Academy for Early Learning is hiring a full-time LEAD TODDLER TEACHER for our 2s preschool program located at Takoma Park Elementary School, in Takoma Park MD.One year Teaching or childcare experience is required and certifications are preferred. Teachers must be willing to take appropriate training's, earn certifications, and gain experience according to the Maryland State Department of Education Office of Child Care. We are currently looking for full-time responsible, creative and highly motivated people to work at our preschool. Must be energetic, reliable, and be committed to providing fun, enriching and exciting activities and environments for 2 years of age to 5 years old. Our school is typically open 5 days a week, 7am to 6pm. We are open on some MCPS school holidays and half days. Opportunities to grow with in the company are encouraged.We use the Creative Curriculum for Infants/Toddlers and Preschool. We are enrolled in Maryland Excels and Maryland Accreditation.Qualified applicants will be contacted for interviews.*Responsibilities: ** Instruct preschool-aged children in activities designed to promote intellectual and creative growth* Create a fun and safe learning environment* Establish and maintain positive relationships with students and parents* Communicate with parents on students' growth and progress* Maintain the health and safety of all students* Follow and teach The Creative Curriculum for Preschool/Toddler* Teach Pre-Guided Reading (We will train for this)* Greet family members with professional and friendly image.* Maintain a teamwork environment.*Qualifications: ** Previous experience in childcare, teaching, or other related fields* Passionate about working with children* Ability to build rapport with children* Positive and patient demeanor* *90 hour Infant/Toddler Certificate or CDA for Toddlers** *ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act Certificate)** *Basic Health & Safety Certificate** *9 hour Communication Certificate** Medication Administration Certificate (preferred but not required)* CPR and First Aid*We provide outstanding opportunities including: ** Competitive salary* Continuing Education Classes* Opportunities to grow within the company.* Guidance and Support with Maryland Credentialing* PTO Paid Time Off* Paid Holidays* Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance* 401KJob Type: Full-timePay: $17.00 - $18.50 per hourBenefits:* 401(k)* Dental insurance* Employee discount* Health insurance* Paid time off* Professional development assistance* Vision insuranceSchedule:* 8 hour shift* Monday to Friday* No weekendsCOVID-19 considerations:We continue to sanitize classrooms, toys, and materials. Masks are optional.Ability to commute/relocate:* Takoma Park, MD 20912: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)Experience:* Childcare: 1 year (Preferred)License/Certification:* Child Development Associate Certification for Toddlers (Preferred)* 90 Hours for Infant/Toddlers (Preferred)Work Location: One location

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