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Company: Head Start, Inc
Location: Billings
Posted on: January 12, 2022

Job Description:

WE RECOGNIZE THE NEED FOR WORK-LIFE BALANCE! PAID CHRISTMAS BREAK, PAID SPRING BREAK, PAID THANKSGIVING BREAK, SEVERAL OTHER PAID HOLIDAYS AND SUMMERS OFF! FREE MEALS! PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES!Are you passionate about children and families? Do you want to help Yellowstone and Carbon county children get the very best start in life? Are you a teacher that is caring, nurturing, and passionate about making an impact on young lives? As a professional individual, Teachers works closely with Teaching Assistants to provide and maintain a positive and appropriate educational program that meets the guidelines and performance standards of Explorers Academy. The focus of the program is to provide comprehensive services for young children and their families to achieve school readiness and lifelong success.Explorers Academy is proud to offer their employees a generous comprehensive benefit package and is committed to the well-being of its employees. Benefits include: Medical coverage, dental plans, and vision care as well as short and long term disability insurance, flexible spending accounts, professional development opportunities, and gifted Paid Time Off.EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:Bachelor's degree in child development or early childhood education or equivalent coursework with one year early childhood teaching experience, or Associate's degree in child development or early childhood education or equivalent coursework with two years' early childhood teaching experience. Early Childhood Education (ECE) concentration is preferred. Must have, or obtain within 2 years of hire, 20 college level ECE Credits.ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES--- Prepare the learning environment so that it encourages discovery, experimentation and creative play.--- Plan, organize and execute daily lesson plans based on developmentally appropriate practices and using research-based methods and materials.--- Use observations and data to individualize lessons to meet children's developmental needs.--- Implement a positive approach to guidance and behavior management that focuses on a child's strengths, takes a developmental view of behavior, and helps the child to learn new behavioral and social skills.--- Provide classroom structure and routines that assist young children in learning self-regulation and developing independence in self-care.--- Supervise children at all times to ensure a healthy and safe learning environment for children inside and outside the classroom.--- Encourage every child to explore, experiment, and be creative.--- Instill a love of learning.--- Welcome parents, community visitors and volunteers into the classroom.ESSENTIAL SKILLS--- Maintain self-control and manage difficult or emotional situations with tact and professionalism.--- Communicate clearly, both orally and in written format.--- Ge organized to ensure timely and accurate documentation of required records and reports.--- Demonstrate respect and sensitivity at all times for cultural, racial and economic differences.--- Treat others with respect and consideration to foster a teamwork environment.--- Support and advocate Explorers Academy's mission and philosophy.--- Be able to use computer technology and understand its application to organizational and/or departmental function.--- Engage parents and families and forms mutually supportive relationships with them.

Keywords: Head Start, Inc, Billings , Teacher, Education / Teaching , Billings, Montana

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