Preschool Teacher

Town of Herndon, VA - Herndon, VA (30+ days ago)


DUTIES:
Responsible for curriculum development and leadership of Herndon Community Center licensed preschool, comprised of one classroom, (two separate 1/2 day age groups). Role includes planning all curriculum, leading program, training and supervising classroom staffing, coordinating assigned recreational programs and activities
Position is responsible for developing a balanced curriculum for preschoolers ages 3-5 years; coordinating, supervising and conducting activities; researching, planning, and budgeting activities; purchasing needed supplies; conducting parent conferences; and maintaining appropriate records as required by law
Performs related work as required

REQUIREMENTS:
Two years of progressive supervision in preschool setting preferred
Bachelor’s degree in early childhood education, supplemented by annual continuing education preferred
Must meet all qualifications standards set by the Virginia Department of Social Services as outlined in the "Standards for Licensed Child Day Centers"
First Aid/CPR certification
Must be able to complete Medication Administration Training/Daily Health Observation, background screening, current TB test upon hire
Valid Driver's license with acceptable driving records

HOURS:
Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. & additional hours for planning and meetings

LOCATION:
Herndon Community Center, 814 Ferndale Avenue