Y of Central Maryland is currently seeking dynamic, high energy, self-starters to join our Head Start Program team, as PreSchool Teacher(s). In this position you will manage a Head Start classroom within the scope and goals of COMAR Child Care Regulations, Head Start Performance Standards, Creative Knowledge Curriculum, Assessments and the YMCA Child Care Philosophy. You will be responsible for providing a stimulating environment for the growth, well being and development of the children; develop the written weekly lesson plans: ensure a well-run, purposeful program responsive to participant needs; establish positive and productive relationships with parents and encourage them to participate in the Center''s activities; ensure that parents receive home learning activities on a weekly basis; attend workshops, seminars and assigned training programs that will facilitate ongoing professional development.
Must pursue and obtain a CDA or state certification in ECE within three (3) months of employment.
AA or BA in Early Childhood Education related field; plus 30 college credits with a concentration in ECE