Under the supervision of the Education Specialist and the leadership of the Preschool Teacher, administers a program of early childhood education that is developmentally, linguistically & culturally appropriate; meets the individual & holistic needs of preschool aged children; assists the preschool teacher implement the curriculum. Works as a team member with other staff, parents, and volunteers. Assumes Preschool Teacher duties in the temporary absence of the Preschool Teacher.
One-time $1,000.00 bonus payable after 60 days of employment
Full-time position, 9 months per year
Qualifications: Child Development Associate (CDA), a degree in early childhood education, or enrollment in a program that will result in a CDA or college degree within two years of hire. Bilingual English-Spanish preferred.
WHAT WE DO
Centro is dedicated to empowering parents throughout the states of Utah, Colorado, and Nevada to be invested in their children's education. Centro works with all kinds of families, many in rural and difficult situations, to help them access resources that will vastly improve outcomes for their children.
WHY WE’RE THE BEST AT WHAT WE DO…
We love what we do and the children and families we serve
Community and Family Engagement since 1975
Operating Head Start Programs since 1991
Program management in isolated, underserved, and difficult environments
Science-based curricula and programs
Professional development of minority populations
Bilingual and bicultural staff
OUR CORE COMPETENCIES
Centro impacts underserved communities through services founded on three core competencies: parent engagement, providing the best full-year standardized programs in underserved rural communities, and engaging staff in meaningful professional development.