This position is for a Childcare Teacher within our Horizons Program. This position will plan and implement developmentally appropriate activities for the children on a weekly and daily basis. Incorporate into these plans any suggestions or goals for the child that are developed by any outside providers (Occupational, Speech, Physical Therapists, Horizon's Child and Family Therapist, etc.). Comply with Policies and Regulations which includes meeting all regulations of the NC Division of Child Development, Early Head Start and the policies and procedures of the UNC Horizons Program as well as the childcare center.
This position will provide supervision of the children in care to maintain a safe, healthy and nurturing learning environment. This position must establish and maintain effective communication with parents, offer support, advice and encouragement to the parents regarding their child's goals, accomplishments and overall well-being. Conduct parent/teacher conferences to review any adjustment, behavior, progress or other concerns. This position will participate as an active and involved member of the UNC Horizons team as well as the childcare center team. Regularly attend UNC Horizons staff meetings, trainings, annual conference and other events.
Education and Experience:
High school diploma or equivalency and one year of related childcare experience; or equivalent combination of training and experience.
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