Teacher Position w/Porter-Leath
Closing Date: November 3, 2010
DESCRIPTION: The Teacher will have the responsibilities of being the primary caregiver for one group of children in the Porter-Leath Early Head Start facility.
QUALIFICATIONS: *Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education reqiured; Bachelors degree is preferred. *Two (2) years of relevant work experience with children ages zero to three (0-3)years. CPR and First Aid certification is preferred. *Knowledge of and the ability to implement developmentally appropriate program for pre-school child care with the ability to provide continuum of care. *Ability to forge a mutually respectful partnership with persons served and their families, conviction about the capacity of people to grow and change, the ability to set limits and maintain the helping role of the employee and the ability to intervene appropriately to meet the needs of the persons served and their families and the ability to develop trusting relationships within a client’s home. *Possess a commitment to continued education & improvement to include regular participating in workshops, conferences, training sessions, etc. *Good organizational skills to determine workload priorities. * Effective oral and written communication skills to effectively communicate with diverse groups. * Ability to perceive and deal with sensitive issues while maintaining confidentiality and objectivity.