The driving force behind Kid Zone is to give children in the St. Louis Park and surrounding communities a nurturing environment that allows them to grow into their best selves. Our program Directors, Lead Teachers, Food and Nutrition Director, Teachers and families work together to create a community focused on learning and healthy living. We're looking for great people who love kids and can help us provide quality early education, which benefits the child, their family and our community.
We are currently accepting resumes for a Full Time Toddler Teacher.
Associates Degree or higher in Early Childhood Education or related field
At least 1 year of early education experience.
Daily duties include:
*Collaborating with the Lead Teacher to plan and implement fun and interesting educational activities using the Creative Curriculum for Infants, Toddlers and Twos
*Collaborating with the Lead Teacher to maintain assessment records and observations using the Teaching Strategies GOLD Assessment
*Assisting with the daily care routines of diaper changing and classroom clean up
*Attending staff meetings and other trainings as determined
*Developing relationships with parents through open communication
*Participating in staff meetings and on-going training
*Creating a warm and nurturing environment
*Interacting with the children to support play, exploration, and learning
*Attending parent and community building events throughout the year
*Building teamwork and creating a positive work environment
Healthy organic meals
Paid in-service training
Opportunities for self expression as an educator
Lower teacher/child ratio
Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance with a 50% company contribution
401k (with a match) and FSA available
Child Care Discount
Weekly teacher planning time
Please email your letter of interest and resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org