Bachelor's or Associate's Degree in Early Childhood Development, CDA Certificate with 12 hours of Child Development classes, or degree that lends itself to the teachings of Early Childhood Development. Experience in teaching, writing lesson plans and managing a classroom is required.
Reports to the Children's Educational Services Manager.
POPULATIONS SERVED COMPETENCIES, INCLUDING AGE OF PATIENTS SERVED
Cares for patients in the age category(s) checked below:
__Neonatal (birth-1 mo) __Young adult (18 yr-25 yrs)
__Infant (1 mo-1 yr) __Adult (26 yrs-54 yrs)
__ Early childhood (1 yr-5 yrs) __ Sr. Adult (55 yrs-64 yrs)
__Late childhood (6 yrs-12 yrs) __Geriatric (65 yrs & above)
__Adolescence (13 yrs-17 yrs) __All ages (birth & above)
X No direct clinical contact with patients
Supports the Mission, Vision and Values of Munson Healthcare.
Embraces and supports the Performance Improvement philosophy of Munson Healthcare.
Promotes personal and patient safety.
Uses effective customer service/interpersonal skills at all times.
Responds to needs, questions, concerns of parents and children in an effective and timely manner.
Plans and executes of all classroom and outdoor activities for the group on a daily basis.
Prepares lesson plans on a weekly basis with one copy being posted in the classroom for parents, and one copy turned into the Manager.
Supervises meal times, toileting procedures, inside and outside activities for children in the classroom.
Trains and constructively utilizes the assistant teachers.
Attends all staff meetings, parent conferences, and ongoing training.
Cleans and organizes the Child Care Center as needed.
Responsible for the health, welfare, and safety of children in assigned group.
Plans and executes a developmentally appropriate program balanced within child developmental principles.
Performs other duties and responsibilities as assigned.