Edgewood Early Learning Center

Position Summary:

Full time Associate Early Learning Center Teacher:

The Edgewood Centre's Early Learning Center is looking for a qualified, energetic and dedicated Associate Teacher to provide care and education for children in various age groups.  The right candidate to fill this role is flexible, can easily adapt to different routines and schedules, enjoys building strong, meaningful relationships with children and their families, and values a team environment.  We are looking for an individual who wants to be part of our exciting Inter-generational Program, and our continuous efforts to engage in best practices for our children and families. The hours are Monday-Friday 9:00-5:30.

*This position is eligible to receive our health, dental, short term disability and 401K benefits.

Edgewood Early Learning Center provides care for children ages 6 weeks to 6 years, year-round, in small groups with teachers who have over 40 years of collective experience in the classroom.  Our program takes pride in upholding developmentally appropriate practices, and has implemented our programs with attention to the different needs, interests, and developmental levels of each individual child.

Position Qualifications & Requirements:

Must be 18 years of age; have a high school diploma or general equivalency diploma and meet one of the following:

(1)   A minimum of 9 credits in child development, early childhood, or elementary education or other field of study focused on children, including at least one 3 credit course in child growth and development from a regionally accredited college

(2)   A minimum of 1000 hours of supervised child care experience in a licensed child care program and documentation of successful completion of a 2-year vocational child care course

(3)   Current certification as a Para II educator by the Department of Education

*Experience working with infants and toddlers is preferred

Position Responsibilities:

Provide care and education, and maintain a safe and healthy learning environment for children in various age groups, including Infants, Toddlers, Preschool and Pre-Kindergarten.  The person who is in this role will be responsible for closing the Center at the end of the day.

Full or Part Time:
Full-Time
Hours Per Week:
40
Contact Name:
Brooke Raitt
Contact's Position:
Director

Edgewood Centre (Early Learning Center)

To apply for this job email your details to b.raitt@edgewoodcentre.com