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2 Jan 2019

Infant Room Teacher

Mom’s House of Lancaster

This employer is not affiliated with LBC.

 Anywhere
Type: Full-Time

Job Description

Mom’s House offers support to single parents who wish to complete their education, find gainful employment and become contributing members of the community. We are the only organization in Lancaster County that provides free childcare as practical and necessary support to single parents, so they can complete their educational goals. We provide single student parents with “hand up” services and support [opposed to handouts] through our parenting Life Skills program, referrals, and collaborative initiatives (with other non-profit organizations, medical agencies, school systems, etc.)

We not only aid the parents to become successful but we also design and implement a Creative Curriculum approach for their small children (6 weeks to Pre-K age) so they can also develop into future community leaders. Mom’s House provides the kind of quality care single parents typically cannot afford because everyone deserves a chance at success for the child and parent.

Requirement: At least one of these following Education/ Experiences

  • Completion of an undergraduate program with a bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university. Including 30 credit hours in Early Childhood, Child Development, Special Education, Elementary Education, or the Human Services field with one year of experience working with children.
  • An Associate Degree from an accredited college or university in Early Elementary, Early Childhood, Special Education, Child Development, or the Human Services field with three years of experience working with children.
  • An Associate Degree from an accredited college or university including 30 credit hours in Early Elementary, Early Childhood, Special Education, Child Development or the Human Services field with three years of experience working with children.
  • Child Development Associate (CDA) credentials or a Certified Childcare Professional (CCP) equivalent to 9 credit hours from an accredited college in Early Education or Child Development and 1 year of experience with children.
  • A high school diploma or GED and 2 years documented working with children.

Responsibilities:

* Maintain a safe, orderly, and secure classroom environment by providing quality care and continuous supervision and ensuring the safety and wellbeing of the children in his or her care at all times.

* Ensure that DHS regulations are followed.

* Complete monthly Illness and safety checklists and reports

* Create an implement Creative Curriculum approved lesson plans and activities.

* Maintain daily communication with parents through verbal and written documentation and conduct quarterly parent/teacher conferences to discuss child’s individual goals and progress.

* Evaluate classroom and individual progress by completing regular observations and assessments and recording outcomes.

* Complete as well as assist others in completing Ages and Stages developmental profiles and creative curriculum data recordings.

* Complete Ages and Stages developmental screening on newly enrolled children and meet with parents to discuss results with 45 days of enrollment.

* Perform general classroom maintenance duties to include cleaning and sanitizing, stocking materials, and equipment laundry etc.

* Maintain confidentiality of all staff, child, and family information as required by law and Agency policy and exercise appropriate discretion.

* Attend regular staff meetings.

* Complete training hours in accordance with licensing, accreditation and agency policy.

* Assist Program Director in completing ITERS & ECERS as well as monthly, center-wide Health and Safety Checklists.

 

How to Apply

Please forward your resume to melissa.herrold@momshouselancaster.org

 

Job Details

Job Categories: Childcare. Job Types: Full-Time. Salaries: 20,000 - 40,000.

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