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HEAD TEACHER

The Head Teacher is the main leader of the classroom and will be supported by an assistant teacher. They will perform duties that are instructional in nature. The Head Teacher has the ultimate responsibility for the design and implementation of engaging curriculum to maintain the interest of the children in our programming.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Volunteer or paid teaching experience preferred

  • Friendly and approachable demeanor

  • Teachable spirit

  • Has prior experience as an art teacher, or Bachelor’s degree in childhood education with teaching qualification, or equivalent (preferred)

  • Current certification in First Aid and CPR preferred

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Maintain a safe environment for children at all times, build rapport with children

  • Develop challenging daily STEM lesson plans that build on the interests of children

  • Prepare the classroom by gathering and setting up equipment

  • Interact with children in a respectful and friendly manner

  • Handle discipline and guidance in a trauma responsive manner based upon given training

  • Collaborate with the program manager on program development

  • Observe student behavior and performance, and report identified needs to the program manger

  • Adhere to established policies and procedures as outlined in the policy handbook

  • Identify needed supplies and materials and report to the program manager while adhering to given budget

LEARNING CENTER HOURS OF OPERATION: 2:15-5:45pm MONDAY-FRIDAY

  • Compensation: $15-$18/hour, dependent upon experience.