The Goddard School Lewisville (Castle Hills) located at 625 FM 2281, Lewisville, TX 75056 is seeking warm, friendly, and experienced lead teacher for Infant age group 11 months to 18 months children . The Goddard School is a renowned Early Childhood Education program with a Piaget (Learning through Play) based foundation and an active learning approach. A leader in the franchised preschool industry, The Goddard School uses a professional approach to provide the highest standard in health and safety, to develop a life-long love of learning.Join a growing team who are working in their chosen field for a company that values professional development, encourages open communication and provides the highest-quality early childhood development program in the area. These are full-time, year-round positions.General The ability to demonstrate competency, good judgment, and self-control in the presence of children and when performing assigned responsibilities.* The ability to relate to children with courtesy, respect, acceptance, and patience.* The ability to recognize and respect the uniqueness and potential of all children, their families, and their cultures.* The ability to ensure that no child is abused, neglected, or exploited while in the care of the center and be able to report suspected abuse, neglect, and exploitation to DFPS as specified in the Texas Family Code, 261.101.* The ability to understand and support the education program using learning through play philosophy.* Must have knowledge of the social, emotional, and creative needs of young children.* Must be a team player, a highly effective communicator, and maintain a professional image.* Must be warm, friendly, patient, nurturing, and love toddlers.* Must have a high level of energy.* Be able to bring a smile and have fun.* The ability to lift, up to 35 pounds and withstand repeated bending, reaching, standing, and floor sitting.* Ability to meet all State including a background check and fingerprinting.Educational QualificationsAll candidates who wish to be considered for the must be at least 18 years old and must meet one or more of the minimum as listed below.* Associates Degree or Bachleors Degree in Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, Child Development or related field.* A current CDA or Early Childhood Teaching Credential.Must also have two year s experience working in a licensed child care program.Lead Teacher A lead teacher s may include, but not limited to the following:* Establish and maintain a safe, healthy and nurturing environment* Advance children s physical and intellectual competence* Support each child s social and emotional development and provide positive guidance* Establish positive and effective family relations* Develop lesson plans.* Promote learning through play philosophy and educational objectives.* Attend faculty meetings, in-service days, conferences and professional growth activities* Prepare each child s daily report* Help integrate the creativity, critical thinking, communication & collaboration among children. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
21 Jul, 2019
The Goddard School - Lewisville (Castle Hill)