Square One
JOB DESCRIPTION

TITLE: PRESCHOOL TEACHER
QUALIFICATIONS:

• Have the personal qualities to work with children under supervision and the ability to relate to parents, staff and the community in which the children live, bi-lingual skills where appropriate; and

• Be 21 years of age; and

• Meet the Department of Early Education and Care requirements for pre-school and

• Preferred; Have an Associate’s Degree in Early Childhood Education or related field.

• Possess valid CPR & First Aid Training Certificate.

DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES:

• Plans and arranges all necessary materials for daily lesson plans in conjunction with the Lead Teacher.

• Assumes full responsibility for the class and program in the absence of the Lead Teacher.

• Cooperates with Lead Teacher in keeping the classroom, all equipment and supplies in good order.

• Attends and participates in regular conferences with Lead Teacher and other designated staff to plan and evaluate the program.

• Provides care and protection of all children in the center.

• Supervises lunch and nap time in cooperation with Lead Teacher.

• Uses community and program resources to help supplement the classroom program.

• Maintains classroom records as required.

• Attends all center staff and parent meetings, as scheduled.

• Participates in parent conferences, as scheduled.

• Communicates with the Lead Teacher and/or Director or other designated individuals’ pertinent information with regard to families and children.

• Maintains a sound, positive, working relationship with parents, staff and other adults in the Center.

• Carries out other duties as designated by Center Director or Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care (EEC) regulations.

SUPPORTIVE SERVICES:

• Assists in development and implementation of behavior management program to meet the needs of children in care.

• Responsible for van monitor duties, as required.

• Presents testimony at court proceedings.

ACCOUNTABILITY:

Center Director

TO APPLY E-MAIL RESUME DIRECT TO: Squareonejobs@sdn.org