Description

Salary: $16.16-17.19/hr
Job Description: Date Posted: 2/8/19
End Date: When Filled
Status: Full-time (Exempt, Benefited)
Salary: $16.16-17.19/hr (Depending on education)

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POSITION SUMMARY:
Responsible for instruction, supervision, and provision of appropriate learning activities of all enrolled children in assigned classroom(s). Delivers comprehensive educational services to all Head Start children, including those with Individualized Education Plans (IEP), behavioral support or health plans and English language learners, helping children develop socially, intellectually, physically, and emotionally in a developmentally appropriate manner, toward the overall goal of social competence and school readiness, as outlined in the Head Start Performance Standards, the 2007 Improving Head Start for School Readiness Act and Mountainland Head Start, Inc.’s policies and procedures. Ensures services support the agency’s school readiness plan. Functionally supervises Assistant Teacher and Classroom Aide. Also supervises the Bus Monitor if classroom provides transportation.

Qualifications
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
1. Associate’s degree in Early Childhood Education (ECE) from a recognized institution
OR
2. Associate’s degree from a recognized institution in a field related to early childhood education as agreed upon by the agency and coursework equivalent to a major relating to early childhood education (6 classes relating to Early Childhood Education), with experience teaching preschool-age children or preschool labwork leading to an ECE degree from a recognized institution.
3. Official or unofficial transcript which shows the award or confer date of the degree must be attached to the employment application.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
1. Bachelor’s or advanced degree in Early Childhood Education (ECE) from a recognized institution
OR
2. Bachelor’s or advanced degree from a recognized institution in a related field or any field, as agreed upon by the agency and coursework equivalent to a major relating to Early Childhood Education (6 classes relating to ECE).
Official or unofficial transcript which shows the award or confer date of the degree must be attached to the employment application.
Experience working with preschool children in an Early Childhood Education setting or preschool labwork leading to an ECE degree from a recognized institution.
Bilingual Spanish-speaking is desirable and may be required depending on location.

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES:
Maintains current inter-rater reliability in Teaching Strategies Gold (TSG) and CLASS certification
Thorough knowledge of child development and developmentally appropriate teaching practices
Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
Ability to handle/re-direct child challenging behaviors
Ability to manage multiple tasks and to develop solutions to problems with limited supervision
Must be able to travel to and from home visits (2x/year) in private vehicle; must provide a copy of state-required proof of insurance every six months
Ability to write and speak the English language in a proficient and professional manner to meet requirements of the job
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with staff, parents, co-workers, community groups, and other related agencies and people

Additional Information
Please apply on our website at www.mountainlandheadstart.org/jobs
If you would like a full job description, please contact the recruiter.
MOUNTAINLAND HEAD START, INC. is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in employment actions based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, mental or physical disability, genetic identity, veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law.
Location: Orem

Information

How to Apply: Please apply on our website at:
https://www.mountainlandheadstart.org/
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