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Teacher, Early Childhood

The Mary Elizabeth House, Inc., A Ministry Washington, DC
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

TEACHER JOB DESCRIPTION

Basic Function:

  • This position is for variable shifts between 7:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.
  • Working in partnership with parents and families, to prepare children for success in school and life.
  • To perform the instructional functions of a teacher of young children, in the field of early childhood education – and be able to meet the requirements of the licensing agency.

Qualifications:

  • Current BA on file / in progress; at least three years teaching experience
  • First Aid, CPR a plus
  • Sensitive and mature individual who is able to relate well to both children and adults.
  • Infant/Toddler Environment Rating Scale (ITERS) training a plus

Responsibilities:

  • Plans curriculum and instruction in detail for assigned classes, with team teacher.
  • Constructs age-appropriate room arrangement as guided by licensing and accreditation regulations.
  • Constructs displays of student work and skill development in classroom and hallway displays.
  • Maintains necessary professional development training credentials to meet the requirements of the licensing agency.
  • Conducts parent / family conferences throughout the school year.
  • Maintains student work sample folders, attendance and assessment documentation and student observation reports in an orderly fashion.
  • Is familiar with all preschool policies and practices.
  • Reports to Lead Teacher and Director any concerns, special needs or suspicion of child abuse or neglect.
  • Submits lesson plans, attendance reports and student observations each month as established by the Director.
  • Attends regular staff planning and evaluation meetings.
  • Handles discipline promptly and in accordance with school policy on discipline.
  • Follows safety and sanitation policies of the school.
  • Carries out functions of childcare and basic functions of the classroom throughout the day.
  • Performs other duties as assigned by the Director and supports specific professional requests of the Lead Teacher.
Company Description
The Mary Elizabeth House, A Ministry (TMEH) is a 501 (c)3 organization whose mission is to nurture and support the development of young mothers aging out of the foster care system, so that they become healthy, spiritually-centered, independent (socially, emotionally, and economically) young women capable of assuming responsibility for their and their families' success. On-site programs include the Talitha Koum Cooperative Housing Community, a residential program for young women and their children, and the ASA Early Learning Center.

The Mary Elizabeth House, Inc., A Ministry

Why Work Here?

Inspiring Leader, great organizational vision and life changing work!

The Mary Elizabeth House, A Ministry (TMEH) is a 501 (c)3 organization whose mission is to nurture and support the development of young mothers aging out of the foster care system, so that they become healthy, spiritually-centered, independent (socially, emotionally, and economically) young women capable of assuming responsibility for their and their families' success. On-site programs include the Talitha Koum Cooperative Housing Community, a residential program for young women and their children, and the ASA Early Learning Center.

Address

200 55th Street
Washington, DC
USA

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