Assistant/Lead Teacher

Horizon Child Development Center - Reston, VA (30+ days ago)

Horizon Child Development Center, School for Early Learning, located in the heart of Reston in a beautiful natural setting. Be a part of our teaching team and shape the bright futures by nurturing the minds, bodies, and spirits of all our children who spend their early learning years at Horizon Child Development Center, School for Early Learning.

Lead Teacher requirements:

  • Minimum 1 year for Assistant Teacher and 2 years Early Childhood Education Teacher in a licensed preschool or similar program
  • Fluent in English and proficient in reading and writing
  • CDA or Associates Degree with a concentration in Child Development or Early Childhood Education
  • First Aid Training, CPR Training
  • Must meet Virginia state requirements for education and additional center/school requirements
  • Must be willing to perform responsibilities in accordance with center/school philosophy

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Teaching in a manner consistent with the center/school goals and philosophy
  • Developmentally appropriate lesson planning based on the center/school curriculum
  • Effectively communicate with children, parents, Director and staff
  • Responsible for upkeep of classroom, education materials and equipment
  • Maintain children/classroom records required by center/school
  • Professional conduct and attitude when working with parents, staff, and visitors
  • Promoting good fellowship among staff members
  • Attending all required staff meetings and/or programs sponsored by center/school
  • Maintaining strict confidentiality regarding children and their families

Attractive compensation and benefits package for our full time employees:

  • Accrued Paid Vacation
  • Paid Snow Days
  • Paid Holidays
  • Health Insurance
  • Direct Deposit

Job Type: Full-time


  • Early Childhood Education: 2 years (Required)


  • Reston, VA (Required)