Toddler/Preschool Teacher 5-Star Rated Preschool - Tenders Global

Toddler/Preschool Teacher 5-Star Rated Preschool

Outreach United Resource Center, Inc

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$2000 Signing Bonus Possible

About Us: The Aspen Center is a non-profit early care and education setting in Longmont, Colorado working with a diverse population of children and families. We focus on developmentally appropriate, creative experiences with children. We have a 5-star Colorado Shines quality rating.

Position Summary: Our small non-profit preschool in Longmont, CO is seeking a candidate who meets the Early Childhood Teacher (ECT) or Assistant Early Childhood Teacher (AECT) qualifications and has or can obtain their 3.0 Credential on the Professional Development Information System (PDIS) or higher qualified Early Childhood Teacher to fill a full-time teaching position.

Education and Qualifications: *MUST SHOW QUALIFICATIONS IN YOUR RESUME.*

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education, Education, Human Development, or related field preferred
  • Director Qualifications Certified (preferred)
  • 3.0 Credential on the Professional Development Information System (PDIS)
  • Must meet the Early Childhood Teacher (ECT) or Assistant Early Childhood Teacher (AECT) qualifications
  • Group leader qualified
  • General knowledge of the State of Colorado Child Care Licensing rules and regulations and county health department guidelines.
  • CPR/First Aid Certification (preferred)

As an Early Childhood Educator, you will:

  • Collaborate with co-teacher on a daily basis to bring authentic learning experiences to children
  • Be a peer model for best practice in early childhood education
  • Partner with children and guide their learning experiences
  • Plan, document, and make learning visible
  • Build relationships with families to foster a strong home-school partnership
  • Collect objective observations to use with the Teaching Strategies Gold software for authentic assessment of children’s learning
  • Facilitate parent teacher dialogues twice a year
  • Keep appropriate records related to children
  • Adhere to the COVID policies implemented by Aspen Center and recommended by the CDC, CDPHE, and Boulder County Public Health

You are a strong fit for this role if you have:

  • At least 1 year of classroom experience
  • A passion for early childhood education and advocating for children, families, and teachers
  • Experience working in a Reggio Emilia inspired context
  • See yourself as a lifelong learner
  • A desire to be a part of cultivating change
  • Are well organized, able to multi-task, work with flexibility, and embrace ambiguity

As an employee at Aspen Center, you’ll enjoy:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Sick Leave & PTO
  • 403(b) with company match
  • Company paid Life Insurance, Accidental Death & Dismemberment, and Long-Term Disability
  • OUR policies and practices follow a family-friendly approach.

Physical Demands

  • Able to sit or stand for extended periods
  • Regular use of a computer
  • Light to moderate lifting is required
  • Ascending or Descending stairs
  • Talking, hearing and listening

At the Our Center, we are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and we are committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, or Veteran status. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. This is not a complete job description and is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, or qualifications associated with the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the job’s essential functions.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $18.00 – $21.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Longmont, CO: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Preferred)

Experience:

  • Early Childhood General Education Teachers: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location: One location

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