Before and After School Program Teacher

Employer
Celebree Learning Centers
Location
Sykesville, MD
Posted
Mar 20, 2017
Closes
Mar 22, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Job Description This position requires comprehensive knowledge and understanding of behavioral and developmental stages of children knowledge of OCC licensing requirements ability to manage a classroom including strong organizational communication verbal and written and problem solving skills patience and flexibility The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge skill and ability required Essential Functions TALENT Provides a welcoming and friendly environment for all children parents visitors and school family Promotes teamwork and enthusiasm fostering commitment to HSECP mission vision and values Pursues continuous self development through trainings and continuing education classes Coaches and develops students and co workers through modeling of behaviors that meet the HSECP standard Attends all team meetings trainings and events as requested limits unscheduled absences Supports accountability culture and maintains it through peer leadership Provides support and direction to coworkers to ensure the classroom functions in an orderly manner BRAND Creates an exceptional parent child experience through anticipation of customer needs Ensures brand standards are maintained through seasonal and child directed classroom displays Presents a positive and professional image at all times adhering to uniform requirements Ensures classroom is consistently clean neat and organized and meets visual execution standards Leads change through demonstrating personal flexibility adaptability and resilience in all aspects of their role Maintains a professional appearance and attitude in all written and verbal communications OPERATIONS Manages classroom ensuring compliance with all OCC regulations company standards policies and procedures Fosters open communication with parents eg greeting by name addressing concerns in a timely manner giving positive feedback and providing regular updates on their child s development and classroom happenings Creates and implements thorough timely lesson plans that are age appropriate and stimulating in accordance with weekly themes and HSECP curriculum Assists and supervises children during all activities counsels children as needed using positive and appropriate discipline techniques Accurately completes all classroom paperwork eg Daily Reports Accident Reports and Attendance Records Maintains open and effective communication with the School Age Assistant and Program Directors Prepares and delivers positive Parent Teacher Conferences Maintains certification requirements Twelve Continuing Education Credits per year Maintains confidentiality regarding families co workers and self Transports children in the HSECP van as needed Physical Demands The physical demands are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job The job requires frequent bending stooping squatting reaching lifting and carrying ability to lift pounds Education Experience MSDE OCC School Age Program Lead Teacher qualified with hour certification or college course equivalence Minimum of year experience in a licensed child care center Specific Skills Certification in CPR and First Aid Computer skills educational software Company Description Celebree Learning Centers Hot Spots Extended Care Programs is Maryland s largest privately owned provider of early childhood education services We protect educate and nurture children from weeks to school age in a safe stable environment that follows the Maryland State Department of Education criteria for pre school education ages as well as the Guidelines for Healthy Child Development and Care for Young Children ages birth We also provide before and after school care through our Hot Spots program a unique to Celebree program that is child driven and teacher directed focusing on long term goals that develop creativity and leadership skills We offer competitive salaries and an excellent benefits package including options for health dental life insurance aK plan and continuing education credits through First Connection Training Education Company If you are interested in being a part of a team built on excellence integrity and dedication to the common goal of quality education contact us to join a Celebree Learning Centers Team today