Infant/Toddler Teacher

Employer
Children's Learning Adventure USA, LLC.
Location
Ashburn, VA
Posted
Mar 20, 2017
Closes
Mar 23, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Infant / Toddler Teachers Join our Team - Share our Mission Does working in the company of people who share the passion and vision of creating a better world through learning speak to you? Perhaps you belong here. As a growing organization, we are constantly on the lookout for talented, passionate people. Children's Learning Adventure has many opportunities available in your area. Come and see what it's like to be part of a movement that's bigger than any one of us and more than the sum of all of us. Visit our website at www.childrenslearningadventure.com. Are you ready to help us make the world a better place? Maybe it's time to graduate to the most important work of your career. Children's Learning Adventure: As a provider of early childhood education and care, our child development programs, based on educational research, are developed for infants, toddlers, preschool, prekindergarten, kindergarten and school-age children. JOB SUMMARY Infant and Toddler Teachers that work for our company must share a passion for children and a passion for education. Some of the responsibilities as an infant/ toddler teacher include the following. Teachers plan and implement activities that promote the social, physical, and intellectual growth of children. Responsible for the care, hygiene, diapering, learning, and developmental activities, and specialized programs. Communicates directly with parents regarding their child's accomplishments and daily activities. Maintains classroom records, cleanliness, and orderliness. Looking for teachers with flexibility in their schedules. Our teachers offer children a rich environment that promotes self-confidence, social competence, and a lifetime love of learning. We assume our role as an industry leader with a profound sense of responsibility and commitment. By promoting respect for children and developing the potential of each child, we have the opportunity to positively influence the future of our society. Our programs and services include research-based, age-appropriate developmental curricula that advance academic readiness, social awareness, motor development, creativity, and imagination. We are committed to creating a safe, secure and healthy learning environment for children, where they are nurtured by highly experienced, loving and dedicated teachers. Our teachers infant and toddler teachers work with children ranging in age from 6 weeks through 2 years old. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONSResponsible for the safety of all children in the groupWorking knowledge of early care and educationDemonstrated skill in early childhood curriculum and implementationActively engaged with the children at all timesAbility to provide a love and nurturing environment for all childrenFollow lesson plans to as outlined in the Life Time Adventures CurriculumDevelop opportunities to positively impact children's self-esteemEnsure that classroom is in compliance with all relevant regulations and standardsServe as a role model to the children in the group through appearance and actionsMaintain an environment (both indoors and outdoors) that is safe, clean, and inviting. EDUCATION / KNOWLEDGE / EXPERIENCEAssociates Degree in Early Childhood Education and/or CDA preferred.Bachelor's Degree in Early Childhood Education highly desired.Must meet or exceed state licensing requirements for age, education, and experience2+ years of early childhood education experience desirable1+ years of experience working with infants and/or toddlers OTHER REQUIREMENTS * Excellent organizational skills required * Ability to be flexible in assignment and work hours required * CPR and First Aid Certification or willingness to obtain desirable * Excellent verbal, listening, and written communication skills required Children's Learning Adventure is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, military or veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law.