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About This Position

Position Title:
Pre-K Counts Teacher
Publish Date:
06/26/2019 00
Brief Overview:
* We are excited to announce we raised our pay rate for this position by 20% and we are currently offering a $1000 sign on bonus!*

Bright Beginners Academy is seeking Pre-K Counts Teachers for our *4 Keystone Stars* Preschool and Childcare Center. We are conveniently located in Bensalem, Bucks County, near I95, Woodhaven Road and the PA Turnpike.
Our unique center has inclusive classrooms with children with special needs, specifically on the Autism Spectrum. Since our Company also provides behavioral health services to children, Behavioral Support Services are available on-site. We are proud to have been awarded 4 Keystone Stars status!

We proudly partner with CHOP on specialized research studies, and have a relationship with the local Intermediate Unit and Early Intervention Services.

Position is full-time, 40 hours/week. We offer a rich benefits package, including paid sick and vacation time, medical, dental, life, disability, and 401k.
We also provide an employee discount for childcare through the center.

Job Requirements:

-Bachelor's degree in Special Education, Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, Psychology, Social Work or other Human Services field
-Early Childhood Education Certification
-Special Education Certification preferred, but not required
-Experience working in Pre-K Counts Setting preferred but not required.

Must be able to pass a drug screen and all clearances

Please reply with current resume
Expiration Date:
09/30/2019
Job Responsibilities:
Responsible for developing and implementing an ongoing curriculum that promotes the social, emotional, cognitive and physical development of each child meeting the guidelines of the pre-K program.
Responsibilities:
. Meet regularly with preschool teachers and assistant teachers to develop weekly plans and activities
. Meet with Early Childhood Director to review curriculum plans and evaluate program’s effectiveness
. Responsible for meeting performance standards, regulations and guidelines in the day to day operation of Bright Beginners Academy on a Star 4 standard.
. Responsible for assisting with implementation of developmental, behavioral and sensory screenings.
. Maintain observations, assessments and records on each child’s progress and development per pre-K counts regulations.
. Responsible for working with an interdisciplinary team to fully implement an IEP or 504 for children with disabilities.
. Attend all staff meetings and professional trainings required by Bright Beginners Academy and the Dept. of Education as well as the Dept. of Human Services and Pre- K Counts regulations.
. Help maintain the facility is safe and clean and free of clutter and safety hazards
. Assist the Early Childhood Director in providing orientation, training for new staff and volunteers
. Develop a positive relationship with each child and promote the development of self -esteem and self-discipline.
. Observe each child daily to assess skills, interests and needs and use this information to facilitate learning and growth.

Job Type:
Full-Time
Number of Jobs Available:
2
Required Experience
1-2 years
Required Studies:
Bachelors Degree
Salary Option:
Yearly
Required Languages:
English
Salary Requirements:
Negotiable
Preferred Start Date:
07/01/2019
Benefits:
We offer a rich benefits package, including paid sick and vacation time, medical, dental, life, disability, and 401k.

We are currently offering a $1,000 Sign On Bonus

We also provide an employee discount for childcare through the center.
Expected Start/End Time:
7:30 am-4:30 pm
Keystone STAR Level:
STAR 4
Age Group Position:
Preschool
Minimum Number of ECE Credits Required:
24
Minimum Career Lattice Level:
Level IV
Required Experience:
1-2 years
PA Teacher Certification Required?:
Yes
Apply By:
Email
Application Must Include:
Resume
Enter Apply-To eMail, Address, Website, or Phone:
Other Documents Required:
Early Childhood Education Certification, Pennsylvania Professional Certificate or Private Academic Teaching Certificate

About This Employer

BRIGHT BEGINNERS ACADEMY
800 Clarmont Ave.
Suite A

Bensalem
, PA 
19020



 
PA DHS Certified

 Central-and-North-PA



Bright Beginners Academy is a Specialized Preschool and Child Care Program Designed to meet the needs of every child in a developmentally inclusive setting. We are a Keystone STARS *STAR4* Center