Preschool Teacher
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Company:
Learning Jungle Valley Center
Location:
Valley Center, CA, USA
Job Posted:
30+ days ago

Preschool Teacher

Job Summary

Learning Jungle School - Valley Center campus ( @ 29235 Valley Center Rd.) is hiring for the position of a Full time Pre-school Teacher.

The Preschool Teacher will identify learning objectives of the children; create and manage a variety of learning environments and activities that will provide opportunities for children to develop to their fullest potential.

Early Childhood Education Skills :

Implement early age curriculum in accordance with directives and guidelines.

Provide weekly, age appropriate, lesson plans for review and plans appropriately required.

Plan, develop and conduct programs keeping in view the individual needs of the children, through observations, documentation and interpretation

Provide opportunity for creative expression through the mediums of art, dramatic play and music

Assess developmental needs of children and works to incorporate individual students' learning, physical and emotional needs.

Maintain accurate and timely educational assessments and progress portfolios for all students assigned.

Maintain ratios at all times, keeps attendance records of children throughout the day.

Maintain a safe, clean and healthy environment and follows state licensing standards.

Encourage students' positive self-image and supports individuality, independence, and creative expression. Communicates respectfully with children directly, in child-friendly tones and on their level.

Implement recommendations from quality assurance process.

Develop and implement child-care programs that support and promote the physical, cognitive, emotional and social development of children.

Establish and maintain a warm supportive relationship with the families of the children.

Attend meetings and professional development seminars as required

Discuss progress and problems of children at staff meetings
Establish and maintain collaborative relationships with co-workers and community service providers working with children

Be responsible for maintaining a healthy, safe, clean, stimulating environment for children in the assigned classroom and for the Center.
Important Skills:

Strong Organizational skills & Working in a team

Problem solving, decision making, critical thinking

Strong interpersonal and communication skills (clearly and concisely)

Responsibility, Patience, Dependability, Maturity, Integrity, Positive Attitude

Computer/technology use

Creates a responsive and productive working relationship with parents, children, teachers, other staff and the local community.

Job Type / Category

Full Time, permanent position

9:00 am to 5:30 pm shift, Mondays to Fridays

Required Education, Skills and Qualifications

Must have a minimum 12 post-secondary units of Child Development courses completed or valid CDA (Child Development Associate) credential

Complies with all state education and licensing standards, and maintains validation of credentials for the position (i.e. professional development).

Experience as an Early Childhood Education Teacher, in a licensed infant/toddler facility is an asset.

Must be 18 years of age or older.

Company Profile

Learning Jungle® School (www.learningjungle.com) is a proud provider of quality early learning and care for children and families in the communities it serves. All child care facilities in California are licensed and provide the highest standards of quality early childhood education.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

childcare: 1 year (Preferred)
License:


Work authorization:
United States (Required)

Preschool Teacher