Toddler Teacher
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Cottesmore Childcare Centers
Gig Harbor, WA, USA
Job Posted:
25 days ago

Toddler Teacher


JOB SUMMARY: Lead Teachers are responsible for all phases of the children’s program, providing care for Infants, Toddlers and Preschoolers. Works under direct supervision of the child care center director.
o Will complete Staff Orientation.

o Will be responsible for Aide’s completion of orientation.

o Responsible for overall supervision of children involved in daily activities to assure their presence and safety at all times.

o Responsible for planning and following the designated curriculum to meet the developmental needs of assigned age group by planning and implementing age appropriate lessons.

o Will organize, arrange and maintain a safe and attractive learning environment to encourage self-help skills, free exploration and offer a variety of choices for the children.

o Shall read, understand, follow and enforce the Center’s discipline policy.

o Responsible for direct supervision and routine daily orientations of the Assistant Teacher/Aide and any Volunteers.

o Responsible for written evaluation of Assistant Teacher/Aide, assigned to them.

o Responsible for direct supervision and evacuation of children and adults during Fire Drills and documentation of Fire Drills on the Fire Drill Log, in the absence of the Director.

o Will make observations and document progress and skills, of children, to share with parents through conferences and written reports.

o Will maintain daily positive communication with parents.

o Will schedule and implement parent conferences on request.

o Responsible for handling emergencies and administering medication.

o Will perform daily housekeeping duties as needed.

o Will perform other duties as designated by the Director as necessary to maintain the highest standards possible for Cottesmore Child Care