Location: Bowling Green, KY Category: Staff Posted On: Tue May 23 2017 Job Description:
Training and Technical Assistance Services, Child Care Centers, is seeking applicants for a full-time Teacher. This is a grant funded position and continued employment is subject to availability of funds. WKUCCC serves children ages 0-5 at two center locations. Working hours will be scheduled between 7:00am and 6:00 pm and are subject to change based on the needs of the program.
Responsibilities: Classroom teachers are responsible for planning activities and child supervision and tracking for assigned enrolled children. Activities may involve small or large groups or individual interaction. General day-to-day responsibilities include assisting with meals, toileting, and rest time, outside play, field trips, and other learning center activities. Teachers are responsible for ensuring that all activity plans designed for children are completed following developmentally appropriate practices and that appropriate screening and assessment processes occur to ensure that children are provided with a wide variety of opportunities in their growth and development.
Conditions of Employment:
A successful criminal background check.
A copy of a TB skin test is required prior to entrance into the classroom.
A copy of a general health/physical is required within thirty (30) days of employment.
AA degree in Early Childhood Education/Child Development.
Previous work experience with Head Start or other Child Development Programs is required.
Must have the physical capability to lift up to 40 pounds.
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