Job Title
lead teacher
Name of Center
Kiddie city early education center
Pembroke Pines
1780 n university drive
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Job Description
  We are looking for a qualified Preschool Teacher for our two-year-old toddler group, to prepare small children for kindergarten by easing them into organized education. You will teach them important elements that they will encounter soon after they enter school life. A preschool teacher must have great love and patience for children. Qualifications needed to teach them effectively include knowledge of best practices and preschool educational methods as well as the ability to engage them and earn their trust and attention. The goal is to contribute to the healthy mental and emotional development of the child so they can more easily acclimate to the next level of education. Responsibilities Develop a careful and creative program suitable for preschool children Employ a variety of educational techniques (storytelling, educational play, media, etc.) to teach children Observe each child, to help them improve their social competencies and build self-esteem Encourage children to interact with each other and resolve occasional arguments Guide children to develop their artistic and practical capabilities through a carefully constructed curriculum (identify shapes, numbers, or colors, do crafts, etc.) Organize breakfast, lunch, nap, and snack hours and supervise children to ensure they are safe at all times Track children’s progress and report to parents (done through an app) Communicate with parents regularly to understand the children’s background and psyche (done through an app) Collaborate with other educators Maintain a clean and tidy classroom consistent with health and safety standards Skills (Can be acquired while working, courses must be started within 90 days of starting and completed within the first year) Proven experience as a Preschool Teacher Excellent understanding of the principles of child development and preschool educational methods Familiarity with safety and sanitation guidelines for classrooms Excellent communication and instructional skills Ability to act as a mediator between children Cool-tempered, friendly, and reliable A balance between a creative mind and a practical acumen 40 hours of online DCF training Courses Certification in child CPR (Needed as soon as possible) BSc/BA in education or relevant field (A plus, not necessary) Valid teachers physical(Needed before employment starts) DCF/FBI livescan background check (Needed before employment starts, details given during interview) Job Type: Full-time Pay: $15.00 - $20.00 per hour COVID-19 considerations: Staff must wear masks, children are required to bring masks (with the exception of 1 and 2 year old children), parents are not currently allowed in the facility, temperatures of all children are recorded upon arriving at school