OFFICIAL TITLE: Teacher
SUPERVISOR: Lead Teacher/Curriculum Specialist
SALARY RANGE: In accordance with Sheltering Arms Salary Schedules
TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT: Full time, full year
The Teacher is responsible for ensuring the care and education of a group of children as a part of a teaching team. He/she assists with the planning and implementation of the curriculum.
PERFORMANCE RESPONSIBILITIES: (Asterisk for essential job duties.)
Maintains a Safe and Healthy Environment
Demonstrates Physical & Cognitive Competence
Supports Social and Emotional Development and Provides Positive Guidance
Establishes Positive and Productive Relationships with Families
Maintains a Commitment to Professionalism
KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES, AND SKILLS:
EDUCATION, TRAINING, AND EXPERIENCE:
CERTIFICATE AND LICENSE REQUIREMENTS:
The Teacher may be required to lift and carry children and equipment. Teacher will at times spend time sitting on the floor or child sized furniture. The Teacher will be expected to clean and maintain equipment and facility, and move throughout the community with children. The Teacher may come in contact with children who are ill and/or contagious, and must take precautions to ensure the health and safety of all children, parents, staff and themselves. The Teacher will be working in a busy and occasionally noisy environment where there may be a number of activities and situations happening at once.
Performing General Physical Activities – The Teacher will be expected to perform physical activities that require considerable use of their arms and legs and moving their whole body, such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, and handling of materials.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Rotating shifts may be required.
Performance of this job will be evaluated consistent with Sheltering Arms evaluation policy.
This description may be changed at any time. This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee. The employee will be required to follow any other instructions and to perform any other related duties as assigned by leadership. Sheltering Arms reserves the right to update, revise or change this job description and related duties at any time.
(*) Essential job duties -the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation.