Infant teachers are responsible for the daily planning, management and supervision of the classroom and children. Will work alongside Co-Teacher ensuring all parents, children, and classroom staff concerns are appropriately addressed. Infant teachers create and update individualized lesson plans, schedules, assessments and portfolios for each child enrolled in program. Must follow and understand Missouri State and NAEYC rules, regulations and standards.
Successful candidates will possess either a degree in elementary or early childhood education or an area of Child Development, be working on a degree in such fields or have comparable experience in creating an environment of learning for young children. Essential skill sets for the chosen candidates will include a high level of flexibility, creativity, excellent organizational and communication skills for interacting with children and adults alike and the ability and desire to mentor and work collaboratively with co-workers. Franchised child care experience, a plus.
Must meet Missouri State requirements for position.
Must be able to lift no less than 40 pounds on a consistent basis throughout workday.
Must successfully pass a criminal background and drug screen.
Kiddie Academy, a NAEYC-accredited, formidable leader in education-based curriculum for children six weeks to school age in now open in the Winghaven development in O’Fallon, MO. We are seeking to fill teacher positions immediately with energetic and enthusiastic individuals who will espouse our learning through play curriculum. Our state-of-the-art center is licensed to serve up to 156 children t...hrough a program of observation and the development of individual activities and programs that promote the development of each child.
Kiddie Academy is an Equal Opportunity Employer
If your career plans include growing within the early childhood world, we offer opportunities, as we open additional locations, to reach those goals. Benefits include: paid vacation and holidays, company-paid continuing education, uniforms, childcare discounts, light meals/snacks daily and a new, clean working environment.
If you are interested in joining our team, backed by more than 30 years of support and expertise in the franchised childcare industry, please forward your resume to us.