Early Childhood Educator

After School Teacher/Bus Driver Woodbridge, Virginia


Description

 

 

 

Title:  Teacher

Classification:  Non-Exempt

 

PRIMARY JOB PURPOSE: 

To plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate as a Crème de la Crème Teacher, ensuring the highest level of customer service for students, families, Team Members, and visitors.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

      Delivering nurturing care and continuous supervision of assigned children.

      Deliver and execute Crème curriculum as noted on the daily lesson plan.

      Maintain consistency in classroom management.

      Creating and consistently submitting lesson plans and a supply list to the Director of Curriculum on time.

      Implementing of approved lesson plans and curriculum.

      Consistently and appropriately completing CDLC “Daily Reports”.

      Consistently following the CDLC policies and procedures.

      Attending all monthly team meetings and required training meetings.

      Maintaining the upkeep of the CDLC classrooms and equipment inside and outside.

      Consistently role modeling appropriate behavior and language for children.

      Maintaining positive and open communication with parents, co-workers and CDLC management.

      Know and consistently following the universal health codes.

      Knowing and following all state licensing regulations.

      Consistently interacting in a positive developmentally appropriate way with the children.

      Reporting all accidents, injuries and/or illnesses to a Director immediately.

      Completing appropriate accident or illness reports on time and giving them to the Director of Services, then to the parent once returned.

      Making sure all children have clean hands, face and diapers.

      Assisting children when necessary regarding dressing, toileting and/or diapering needs.

      Reporting health and safety issues to the Executive Director.

      Maintaining First Aid and CPR certification.

      Participating in a minimum of 20 clock hours of training annually.

      Knowing and following regulations regarding the reporting of child abuse.

 

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

 

  1. KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:
    • Full comprehension of Crème de la Crème’s curriculum.
    • Full comprehension of Crème de la Crème policies and procedures.
    • Concentration and commitment to meeting the needs of the children at all times.
    • Communication - Teachers shall have strong communication skills, both written and verbal.  Teachers must be able to communicate in English with coworkers, parents and children.  Each Team Member is responsible for maintaining a good, professional working relationship with every other Crème Team Member.
    • While performing the duties of this job, the Team Member is required to:
      • Maintain an acceptable level of attendance and punctuality
      • Cooperate successfully as a Team Member
      • Lift at least 5+ pounds
      • Stand for long periods of time
      • Stand
      • Walk
      • Bend 
      • Hear
      • Possess strong visual acuity (with or without corrective lenses)
      • Read and speak English proficiently
      • Write English proficiently
    • In addition to required duties, Team Members are frequently required to:
      • Use hands to handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; grasping
      • Demonstrate fine motor skills
      • Stoop
      • Kneel
      • Crouch
      • Crawl
      • Push
      • Pull
      • Work more than 40 hours per week to perform essential duties of the position
      • Work indoors and outdoors