Goddard School Infant Teacher in Sparks, Nevada
We are looking for a strong Teacher for our Infant program (ages 6 weeks-1 year) to join our team! Welcome to The Goddard School in Sparks. We are a Cogna (previously known as AdvancEd) accredited and award-winning early childhood education center located in Sparks, NV. Since 2008, we have provided the best in education from age 6 weeks through 6 years. Our school is full of dynamic early childhood educators who are passionate about shaping the minds of the young children in our care. We are looking for a caring, energetic, and organized individuals to join our team. If you are interested in joining our team to work with children ages 6 weeks-1 year old, please complete the application. We look forward to hearing from you! Benefits * Above industry salary * Paid Time Off and Paid Holidays * Medical and Dental after 60 days of employment * Retirement program: 401K and Profit Sharing * Child Care discount * Anniversary Bonus * Referral program * Professional Development * Continued opportunity for growth within * Beautiful State-of-the-Art Facility * Fun team building events Compensation: $13.50 - $14.50 per hour based on experience Daily Job Responsibilities: * Maintain state and Goddard ratios throughout the day (with support of Directors) * Create and implement age appropriate lesson plans for your students * Engage with students on personal level to create a fun learning experience * Input and update daily notes for each student on Tadpoles App * Adhere to The Goddard School’s Quality Assurance requirements by maintaining a safe and healthy classroom environment * Communicate on a professional level with co-workers and families/parents Why choose The Goddard School? * You will always be supported and never out of ratio. We are here to help you! * We know times are uncertain, but we can offer you a stable, friendly and happy work environment. * Let us do the shopping! We provide classroom supplies and resources needed to execute your daily activities. * You qualify for medical and dental benefits after 60 days of employment. * You can plan for your future with our Retirement plan 401K and profit sharing after one year of employment. * We are closed during the week between Christmas and New Year so you can be with your loved ones. * We have a great relationship with state licensing and strive on always doing the right thing. * We are among the largest and most respected preschool in Nevada serving over 140 children. * We keep our school immaculate and continue to invest in its upkeep. * Our owners are actively involved at the school every day and knows every parent, child & teacher by name. * Our Director believe in our program, philosophy and are some of the most positive and capable leaders you’ll work with. * We have a brand-new outdoor learning classroom including a garden, musical instruments, art easels, sensory bins, dramatic play stage and more! * We are ranked in the top 5% of all Goddard Schools Nationwide (more than 560 schools). Qualifications * Relevant job experience, 1 year (Preferred) * Early childhood education, 1 year (Preferred) * Knowledge of developmentally appropriate practices and activities * Energetic, child-friendly personality * Strong communication skills (verbal & written) * Highly organized, professional and punctual * Must be available to work any 8 hours between 7 am to 6 pm (school hours) * MUST be a team player * Must be able to lift up to 40 pounds COVID-19 precautions: The Goddard School in Sparks is committed to providing care for our community during these uncertain times. We have remained open during the entirety of the pandemic all while continuing employment with our entire team. Below are some precautions we take on a daily basis: * Faculty must wear mask throughout the day * Temperature screenings and wellness checks conducted on every child * Social distancing guidelines in place including no parents/families permitted inside the school * Sanitizing, disinfecting, and cleaning procedures in place including use of our Halo Disinfectant machine The Goddard School's Website: https://www.goddardschool.com/reno/sparks-los-altos-parkway-nv The Goddard School's Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GoddardSchoolSparksNV Call or text us at 775-626-5678 today to learn more!