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Lead Teacher for Early Childhood Education

The Goddard School of Gainesville
Gainesville, VA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

The Goddard School in Gainesville VA is an award-winning, owner-operated, licensed preschool, teaching children aged six weeks through pre-kindergarten. We are looking for experienced, energetic, and friendly Early Childhood Education Professionals to join our team!

Job Description:

Goddard School teachers play an active role in their students' education and development, setting the stage for a fun, engaging learning environment. These enthusiastic, creative educators design unique, personalized lesson plans to captivate young learners.

​The faculty looks for learning opportunities that correspond with the children’s natural interests. If the teachers have planned a lesson on the solar system but the children are fascinated by the rain falling outside, they change the subject of the lesson to focus on the weather. The teachers can also customize the lessons to meet the individual needs of each child.

​Goddard Schools provide a teacher-to-child ratio that allows all the children to receive the individualized attention they need to grow and learn at a comfortable pace. Our highly qualified teachers and administrators provide a fun, nurturing, and developmentally-appropriate program. Visit our website at https://www.goddardschool.com/washington/gainesville-heritage-village-plaza-va/faculty and see for yourself the professional staff you would be joining.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Qualifications – vary, depending on classroom:

Education – all candidates must have **one** of the following:

  • BA in Early Childhood Education, or related field
  • AA in Early Childhood Education, or related field
  • Child Development Associate (CDA) (or at least 12 college credits in Education)
  • Be currently enrolled in either a CDA or Associate's Degree program
  • All candidates must **also** have the following:
  • Experience working with young children; school-setting experience is preferred.
  • Comfort with technology for lesson planning and parent communication.
  • Mastery of the English language, as spoken and written, to permit effective communication with parents.

Benefits:

  • Health, Dental & Vision benefits
  • SIMPLE IRA Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement for field-related coursework
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • ...and Discounted Tuition for your little one!

Job Type: Full-time, year-round

Hourly Wage: $12.75 to $20.00 /hour depending on qualifications

 

Company Description
Goddard Schools provide a teacher-to-child ratio that allows all the children to receive the individualized attention they need to grow and learn at a comfortable pace. Our highly qualified teachers and administrators provide a fun, nurturing, and developmentally-appropriate program. Visit our website at https://www.goddardschool.com/washington/gainesville-heritage-village-plaza-va/faculty and see for yourself the professional staff you would be joining.

The Goddard School of Gainesville

Why Work Here?
Award-winning, owner-operated, licensed preschool, teaching children aged six weeks through Kindergarten

Goddard Schools provide a teacher-to-child ratio that allows all the children to receive the individualized attention they need to grow and learn at a comfortable pace. Our highly qualified teachers and administrators provide a fun, nurturing, and developmentally-appropriate program. Visit our website at https://www.goddardschool.com/washington/gainesville-heritage-village-plaza-va/faculty and see for yourself the professional staff you would be joining.

Address

7801 Heritage Village Plaza

Gainesville, VA
USA

Industry

Education

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