The Goddard School located in Round Lake IL (Lake County) is looking for a full time, caring, experienced, positive and energetic lead teacher to work with our infant program.
Teachers need to:
Meet the individual's needs of the children
Provide parent communication
Participate in staff and training meetings
Interact with the children to support play, exploration, and learning
Assist in implementing activities that develop self-esteem and social skills
Communicate appropriately and professionally with parents and fellow staff
Use assessment tools
Commit to continuing education
Teachers are responsible for ensuring compliance with Goddard's industry-leading Quality Assurance standards. Teachers create lesson plans based on Goddard Developmental Guidelines and monthly school themes. Most importantly, they create a positive learning environment in their classroom where children develop a lifelong love of learning!
CDA/Bachelors in Early Childhood Education or related field
Prior classroom experience with infant old age children
Demonstrated knowledge of developmentally appropriate practices
Strong communication skills