Early Childhood Teacher

The Maddux School
Rockville, Maryland
Commensurate with education and experience
Aug 08, 2018
Sep 12, 2018
Full Time

Summary: The Maddux School seeks a warm, creative, energetic individual to nurture students with different learning styles in a Pre-K classroom. Teachers are responsible for supervising a class of twelve students and coordinating instruction with co-teacher and therapists. This position entails lesson development and implementation; classroom management and coordination; partnership and communication with parents; and progress monitoring and reporting.

Job Responsibilities

  • Oversee academic and social-emotional needs of students
  • Contribute to curriculum development and supervise implementation
  • Provide individual, small, and large group instruction as appropriate and ensure appropriate systems are in place to monitor student progress
  • Communicate with parents/guardians
  • Administer educational and skills assessments for programming and to support internal and external assessments
  • Report biannually on student progress through formalized Progress Reports, or more frequently, as needed
  • Conduct ongoing monitoring and evaluation of instructional materials

Essential Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Early Childhood/Elementary Education, Special Education or related field required. Master's degree or enrollment in a Master's program preferred.
  • Maryland Standard Professional Certificate or eligibility for Conditional Certificate.
  • School-based early-childhood educational experience
  • Exceptional attention to detail, strong organizational and time management skills
  • Demonstrated ability and commitment to collaborate with classroom team
  • Ability to perform several tasks simultaneously
  • Cooperative participation within an interdisciplinary team
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with colleagues and parents
  • Flexibility with regard to daily routine and responsibilities
  • Support of program mission and philosophy
  • Computer skills related to common office tasks such as email, conducting internet searches, and using MSOffice (e.g., MSWord, Excel, PowerPoint)

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