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About This Position

Position Title:
Floater Teacher (Part-time)
Publish Date:
01/31/2019
Brief Overview:
Grace Kids Academy is a Faith-based Christian Bilingual Childcare facility and Head Start Partnership site looking to hire for their Childcare Program which serves Toddlers to age 5. As a growing organization we are looking for qualified ECE professionals with a passion for children. We are looking for a friendly, warm and nurturing teacher with good behavior management skills. If you are ready to make a difference in the lives of children, take the next step in accomplishing rewarding work.

Position Title: Floater Teacher (Part-time)
Department: Academic
Reports to: Center Director
Status: Part-time (7am - 1pm and 1pm - 6pm)
Positions Available: 2
Expiration Date:
03/17/2019
Job Responsibilities:
Primary Responsibilities:

- Provide an educationally effective, safe and well-supervised learning experience and environment for children in the program, to include the classroom, outdoor play areas, and field trips.
- Promote the social, emotional, physical, language and cognitive development of the children.
- Encourage parent involvement in all aspects of the program.
- Ensure classroom compliance with all state required Learning Standards.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities
- Assist in the execution of lesson plans to facilitate child learning and development.
- Assist in the development of individual goals for children, provide on-going assessment on progress and facilitate transition into kindergarten.
- Participate in self and classroom evaluation as required and participate in staff training.
- Complete all information gathering requirements, and monitor for accuracy in data entry, hard files, and child portfolios.
- Engage and encourage parent involvement in the child’s learning and development.
- Support early childhood initiatives to improve the health/safety and quality of life for children and their families.

Qualifications
- Child Development Associate Credential (CDA) required. Associates Degree in ECE preferred (Official transcripts required to validate educational credentials.)
- Minimum two years teaching experience in a comprehensive childcare program.
- Ability to adapt curriculum to meet the needs of all children including at risk, special needs, gifted, and culturally diverse populations.
- Strong written and verbal communication skills.
- Ability to converse, read and write Spanish and English (preferred).
- Commitment to dual language learning (English and Spanish).
- Demonstrated ability to implement use of appropriate curricula and instructional materials to enhance teaching and learning.
- Ability to analyze and use data to inform decision-making.
Intermediate to advanced computer skills, internet and e-mail.
- Ability to secure clearance for PA Child Abuse, PA Criminal History and FBI (required).
- Ability to secure health clearances every two years and TB once (required).
- Hold certification for Infant/Child CPR and First Aid, or ability to complete the required training within one month of hire.
- Familiarity with Teaching Strategies Gold, CLASS, and Keystone Stars preferred but not required.
Job Type:
Part-Time
Number of Jobs Available:
2
Required Experience
1-2 years
Required Studies:
CDA
Salary Option:
Hourly
Required Languages:
English, Spanish
Salary Requirements:
12
Preferred Start Date:
02/04/2019
Benefits:
Benefits include flexible and friendly work environment, paid personal time off, paid vacation, paid holidays, and employee child tuition discount. 401K plan, Health, life, and disability insurance available.
Expected Start/End Time:
7:00 am-6:00 pm
Keystone STAR Level:
STAR 3
Age Group Position:
Infant/Toddler, Preschool
Minimum Number of ECE Credits Required:
9
Minimum Career Lattice Level:
Level III
Required Experience:
1-2 years
PA Teacher Certification Required?:
No
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About This Employer

GRACE KIDS ACADEMY
141 E. Hunting Park Avenue

Philadelphia
, PA 
19124



 
PA DHS Certified

 Delaware-Valley



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