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Preschool Teacher (Full-Time)

Westside Early Childhood Programs Omaha, NE
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Job Description

Preschool Teachers

The Preschool Teacher is responsible for providing a safe and effective learning environment in the classroom, which includes children 3 to 5 years of age.  As a teacher, you will plan and implement instructional activities and organize a safe educational environment.  In this role, you will work cooperatively with parents, other Westside Early Childhood staff members and school professionals.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Completed or in-progress CDA, Associates degree or Bachelors degree in Early Childhood Education, Child/ Youth Development or a closely related field
  • Must have at least one year experience in organized group activities for young children / OR / 45 hours in-service training in Administration, Early Childhood Education or Child/Youth Development in a period not to exceed 6 months

Preferred:

  • Knowledge and application of the Creative Curriculum and Teaching Strategies GOLD
  • Knowledge of NAEYC Accreditation Standards
  • Training on the Nebraska Early Learning Guidelines

General Work Expectations:

  • Solid work ethic to include prompt and reliable attendance
  • Flexibility with assignments and schedule
  • Commitment to Program excellence

Westside Early Childhood Centers offers benefits to staff working 30 plus hours per week and include competitive wages, health, dental and vision insurance, Paid Time Off (PTO), paid holidays, life insurance, voluntary life and short term disability insurance, reduced child care rates, paid professional development time and Wellness Program.

Become a member of the Westside Early Childhood Centers professional team of early childhood educators and help make a difference in a young child's life!

Westside Early Childhood Centers is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

Job Details

Date Posted September 26, 2017
Date Closes October 26, 2017
Located In Omaha, NE
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, Varies, Based on Experience
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
Hours 35-40 hours hours per week
Start Date 2017-08-01
SOC Category 25-2011.00 Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education
Zipcode 68114
City, State and Zip Omaha, NE 68114

This job offers the following benefits

  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Medical
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Discounts on Employer Merchandise & Services
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Sick Leave
  • Wellness Program

This job requires the following skills

  • Classroom Assessments
  • Classroom Management
  • Curriculum Development
  • Parent-Teacher Communications
  • Preschool Teacher
  • Excellent Team Member
  • Positive Attitude
  • Strong Flexibility / Adaptability
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Excellent Communication

Course(s) relevant to the skills listed for this position

At a Glance
Enjoy these benefits
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Medical
  • Short-Term Disability
  • And More ...
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