Basic Function: The Teacher is responsible for the overall management of the classroom, which includes having a working knowledge of general development of young children and educational systems. The Teacher is also responsible for the active participation/contribution in the progress of the Center’s educational philosophy and environmental goals. The incumbent must demonstrate leadership and problem solving skills in and out of the classroom setting.
This position requires (all preferred):
Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education
Level 5 Early Childhood Education Credential in Gateways
Three (3) years of Early Childhood experience in the classroom teaching environments
One (1) year of supervisory experience
Training and Experience
The incumbent must:
Be committed to attaining the Type 04 Certification/PEL within 3 to 5 years of appointment
Possess the knowledge of child development, licensing, and funding standards
Be familiar with legislation and advocacy of childcare services in the State of Illinois; this includes best practices in Early Childhood Development standards.
Possess the ability to relate and develop a mutual respect for the families and children served and must possess the ability to get along with diverse personalities, demonstrate tact, and maturity.
Internal Number: 9019509
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