Compensation Type: Hourly wages
Job Type:
Full Time

Pay Range: 18.25
Organization's Mission: Utah Community Action’s mission is to empower individuals, strengthen families, and build communities through self-reliance and education programs
Organization's Race, Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion Statement and Work: Utah Community Action is an Equal Opportunity Employer and the agency prohibits discrimination and harassment because of a person's protected status such as race, color, national origin, religion, age (40 and over), physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran, military service, gender, sex (including conditions of pregnancy), marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected- group status.
Position Summary: Utah Community Action in Salt Lake City, UT is seeking to hire an Infant & Toddler Lead Teacher for our Early Head Start preschool! Typical schedule 7:30am -4:00pm Monday-Friday. This position works 40 hours a week, year-round.

As an Infant & Toddler Lead Teacher, you come to work each day excited and ready to make a difference in children's lives. Working cooperatively with another teacher, you teach a class of 8 children. You help develop weekly lesson plans to ignite the curiosity and growth of the children in our preschool. You track each child's growth through observations, portfolio documentation, developmental checklist, and assessment data.

Since you love interacting with children, you can definitely say that you get paid to do what you love.
Primary Responsibilities: Responsible for the safety, supervision, and activities of children birth to 3 years of age.
Relate with children in a positive way.
Accept responsibility for children under his/her care.
Leadership and supervisory skills as a Lead Teacher.
Ability to coordinate and assign classroom workloads.
Knowledge of internet, e-mail, various word processing and spreadsheet software.
Desired Qualifications: A Child Development Associate certificate (CDA) in Infant/Toddler or an Associates or Bachelor's degree in a related field required.
Benefits / Why Work With Us: Like to work with infants and toddlers? Want to make a difference in their development?

Want to work for the Agency that was awarded Best of State 2022 for Best Public Preschool and Best Charitable Service Organization?

Our Lead Teacher earns a competitive wage of $18.25/hour. We also offer generous benefits, including health, dental, vision, a flexible spending account (FSA), a healthcare savings account (HSA) with up to a $2,500 match, a 401k plan with 5% match, short and long-term disability, accident insurance, life insurance, tuition reimbursement (conditions apply), 11 paid holidays, paid time off between Christmas and New Year's, accrue PTO up to 192 hours a year, and an hour of paid time on Fridays for self-care. Potential for FCDL student loan forgiveness after 120 eligible payments.

Are you looking for a rewarding teaching career where you can make a difference in the lives of preschool children? Have you been looking for a teaching job where you will enjoy coming to work every day? If so, apply today!
How to Apply: Verification of degree/transcripts/CDA required if applicable.

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.
Closing Date: 3/10/2024
Location: Salt Lake City


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Phone: 555-555-5555