Naturalist/Teacher

Position Summary:

Looking for an inspiring naturalist who wants to join in and inspire children's wonder at a Nature Based early learning center. Qualified individuals must be energetic and experienced, with a strong knowledge of child development and enviormental education. We are seeking a caring and nurturing teacher with good communication skills and a high level of professionalism as well as the ability to work as a team while being a leader. Live & Learn Early Learning Center and Rising Hawk School Age program. livlrn2@comcast.net
www.live-learn.org

Position Qualifications & Requirements:

Degree in Outdoor Education, Environmental Education or ECE with interest in nature based classrooms.

Clear Communicator

Assistant and Lead position open

Must meet BCCL requirements

Position Responsibilities:

Ø  Maintains positive working rapport with families (serves as Liaison between the families, staff and administration).

Ø  Knowledge and application of adult and career development, personality typologies, dispositions and learning styles.

Ø  Seeking out professional resources to improve leadership.

Ø  Arranges for repairs and maintenance

Ø  Interacts with the children in accordance with Developmentally Appropriate Practices as outlined by NAEYC guidelines.

Ø  Assumes equal share of housekeeping as all other staff

Ø  Participates in mandatory staff meeting discussions and ongoing training regarding program, children and families/ guardians and events

Ø  Provides information to families/ guardians regarding their children as well as general child development information.

Ø  Takes on responsibility for classroom communication with families (i.e. Monday Memo, White Boards and Weekly/ Monthly Calendars)

Ø  Ability to manage the classroom through positive redirection, problem solving, setting appropriate limits and active listening.

Ø  Treat each child, parent and co-worker with dignity and respect

Full or Part Time:
Full-Time
Hours Per Week:
36-40
Job Pay Rate:
11-20
Contact Name:
Johanna Booth-Miner
Contact's Position:
Director

Website Live & Learn Early Learning Center & Rising Hawk Afterschool

Live & Learn Early Learning Center & Rising Hawk Afterschool

To apply for this job email your details to livlrn2@comcast.net