We are Diamond Little People Academy, a new preschool program opening March 2, 2020, helping children shine for the future! Our program goals are to offer: appropriate teacher-child ratios, a friendly staff team, relaxing and supportive environment, supportive family community, well-stocked classrooms, as well as well-maintained classrooms and playground, making this a wonderful place for children to learn and grow. We have built our program on what we can Biblical principles, building on kindness, love, gratitude, etc. We truly believe that having this foundation breeds a safe space for our team, a place of support, trust, transparency, and unity. If working in a loving environment with supportive, caring staff sounds like something you'd like- we’d love to meet you!
We are looking for an individual who is: flexible, a team player, a good communicator, energetic, patient, creative, and has a natural love for children. Since we are play-based, teachers must understand the value of play-based learning and enjoy actively playing with children, finding ways to inspire them, using the themes of the month for activities/crafts/learning in general. Competitive applicants must have early childhood education units and experience working with toddlers and/or preschool ages.
Fully Qualified Teacher - 12 core semester units in early childhood education/development semester units 6 months experience in a licensed child care center or comparable group child care program.
Minimum requirements for our Head Teacher:
- 12 ECE CORE units and 3 in Infant/Toddler Development
2 . Experience working with children 2-5 year olds
- Knowledge of developmentally appropriate practices
- Live Scan and cleared through FBI and DOJ
- Current TB test
- Proof of Measles and Pertussis vaccinations
- Current First Aid/CPR
- Able to work collaboratively in a group setting
- Experience planning age-appropriate curriculum