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Assistant Preschool Teacher

Company: Goddard School
Location: Norristown
Posted on: March 19, 2023

Job Description:

The Goddard School, an early childhood education center, is currently seeking qualified, caring, and energetic Assistant Teachers. At The Goddard School, the focus of the program is to provide a life-long love of learning. Our staff is made of loving and dedicated teachers who understand each child's needs. They are highly qualified childhood educators who are able to use their creativity and the Goddard Developmental Guidelines as the basis for unique lesson plans that are brought to life in a fun and imaginative way. Daily Responsibilities Our Lead and Assistant Teachers work together: --- Developing and implementing lesson plans --- Meeting the individual needs of the children including feeding and diapering/potty training --- Participation in staff and training meetings --- Designing an appropriate room arrangement to support the goals and developmental level of the children in the classroom --- Interacting with the children to support play, exploration, and learning --- Presenting expectations that are appropriate to the child's age and developmental level --- Planning and implementing activities that develop self-esteem and social skills --- Communicating appropriately and professionally with parents and fellow staff --- Meeting Goddard Quality Assurance and PA state requirements --- Using and completing assessment tools Teachers are responsible for ensuring compliance with Goddard's industry-leading Quality Assurance standards. Assistant teachers support the Lead Teacher as they write and implement their own 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! Job Requirements --- High school diploma or GED --- Minimum of 18 years of age --- Must have at least 2 years of Early Childhood experience (working with children under the age of 5 years old) --- Must pass Background Checks The Goddard School offers competitive compensation and benefits based on experience, education and certifications and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We provide outstanding opportunities including: - Competitive salary - Paid vacation and holidays - Health Benefits - Childcare Discounts - Closed the week of Christmas

Keywords: Goddard School, Philadelphia , Assistant Preschool Teacher, Education / Teaching , Norristown, Pennsylvania

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