Assistant & Lead Teacher - 11 to 16/Hour Based on Qualifications

Lightbridge Academy Garnet Valley - Garnet Valley, PA (30+ days ago)


Lightbridge Academy Garnet Valley is a brand new high-tech childcare facility that opened just a few weeks ago. We are growing rapidly and we are looking for experienced staff to join our team! Our open positions include FULL-TIME and PART-TIME hours. FULL-TIME employment will include benefits, paid holiday and PTO time. Candidates will be working with one of the following age groups:

Preschool

toddlers

Mobile Infants

Infants

Pay is attractive and will be determined based on qualifications.

Prospective staff should be able to work Monday - Friday. Specific shifts will be discussed and determined during the interview and hiring process.

- Lead Teacher applicants MUST have experience working with children for a minimum of 2 years,an Associate Degree, Bachelor's degree or CDA.

- Assistant TeacherapplicantsMUST have experience working with children for a minimum of 2 years, a high school diploma (or GED). Should have educational background in ECE or have completed Early Childhood elementary course work completed, from a college or university.

Job Mission

The ideal candidate will continually strive for excellence, be a strong communicator, fast learner, flexible, and develop along with the needs of the organization. As part of this highly organized team, opportunity abounds with room for development and advancement!

Job Responsibilities

  • Exemplify the Lightbridge Academy Circle of Care philosophy and live our Core Values
  • Be a strong role model.
  • Create and develop strong parent and staff relationships that result in high rate of retention and referrals
  • Maintain confidentiality in dealing with all company information including: policies, procedures, student, parent and staff records and conversations
  • Participate in open houses and in-house family events
  • Helps to ensure proper ratios are maintained at all times and substitute in classrooms if necessary
  • Maintain confidentiality in dealing with all company information including: policies, procedures, student, parent and staff records and conversations.
  • Fully understand and ensure proper implementation of the Lightbridge Academy curriculum by age group
  • Participate in staff meetings and workshops
  • Mentor new staff as necessary
  • Must understand and adhere to all state and local educational and licensing requirements, policies and procedures
  • Adheres to all Lightbridge Academy Franchise Company policies and procedures
  • Complete a minimum of 20 hours of ongoing professional development
  • Completion of CPR and First Aid certification

The ideal candidate for this role will have:

  • Bachelor’s Or Associate's Degree. CDA's will also be accepted.
  • Two years of childcare teaching experience

Company Culture

Caring is at the core of what makes every Lightbridge Academy child care center so special. We specialize on caring for the needs of the entire Lightbridge Academy family through our unique “Circle of Care”. As part of this circle, parents, children, staff and owners are all equally important. The Lightbridge Academy core values define the culture and serve as guiding principles for all to follow.

Our center is located on Naamans Creek Rd. just off of Foulk Rd. or via rt. 202 situated between Boothwyn and Glen Mills. It is located directly across the street from Booths Corner Farmers Market.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Experience:

  • childcare: 2 years

Education:

  • Bachelor's