Classroom Teacher - Kids International Early Childhood Education
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Early Childhood
Job Title: Lead Teacher
Job Location: Kids International Early Childhood Education
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
Certificate: Early Childhood
District: Kids International Early Childhood Education
Ellisville, MO 63021
Telephone: 636-391-6061
Job Description:
Kids International Early Childhood Eduction Lead Teacher
We are hiring a lead teacher in our Two-year-old classroom. The lead teacher hours are 7:30 am-4:30 pm, Monday through Friday. The hours are guaranteed! You will not be sent home when classroom is in ratio!

Kids International Early Childhood Education is a privately owned, NAEYC Accredited child care center serving families in West St. Louis County for over 20 years. Our curriculum is based on Project Construct and the Reggio Emilia approach to early childhood education. As such, we value creative teachers and reward them with a great work environment, competitive pay and financially support in their continuing education. We are located in Ellisville, MO.

Lead Teacher Qualifications:
Have a minimum of an Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education or related field; or completed CDA
Have at least one year of experience as a Lead Teacher in a child care center
Be able to work well in a team environment.
Be energetic, flexible, patient, loving and creative.
Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Possess strong organizational skills and be able to multi-task in a fast paced environment.
Successful candidates will have a working knowledge of Project Construct, Reggio Emilia and Developmentally Appropriate Practices.

Lead Teacher Responsibilities include:
-Lesson planning
-Creating individual developmental milestone goals
-Parent-Teacher conferences
-Anecdotal note taking
-Daily record keeping and day notes for each child
-Supervising Assistant Teachers
-Daily Cleaning

Lead Teacher Benefits:
Paid time off, increasing with time on the job
Nine Paid holidays
Health & Dental Insurance
Participation in 401(k)
Continuing Education
Scholarship sponsorship for bachelor's degrees in Early Childhood Education
-Compensation based on experience and education, starting at $15.50/hr.
-Please forward resume and salary requirements to be considered for this position.

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
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