The Head Teacher (Toddler) position will plan, implement, and supervise all classroom activities to promote the healthy emotional, social, intellectual, physical and language development of each child and assess the progress of the child in each domain. This position will supervise and mentor student staff as well as students participating in laboratory experiences through university classes. Also, the selected candidate will participate in staff meetings and parent activities and work as a part of the center leadership team assisting the director in ensuring the coordination of all program activities. This person will maintain licensing, accreditation, and continuing education requirements. Attend staff development activities and attend planned evening sessions for staff, children and families.
Bachelor's Degree in Early Childhood Education or Early Childhood Special Education, Child Development and Family Studies, or related field.
Infant/Child CPR and First Aid Certification within 30 days of start date.
A minimum of 3 years of experience in a formal preschool setting.
Demonstrated commitment to fostering a diverse working and learning environment.
Current Minnesota License in Early Childhood (Pre-kindergarten) or Birth to grade 3 or Early Childhood Special Education License.
Experience working in a university lab school setting.
Demonstrated knowledge of current child assessment practices.
Demonstrated knowledge of child development for children birth to 5 years of age.
Experience with planning and implementing curriculum that meets the various needs of the group of children.
Experience with the supervision of employees.
Demonstrated experience with the development of appropriate behavior guidance techniques.
To apply for this position, please continue the process via this website http://www.mnsu.edu/hr/vacancy/jobopp.html., through the green "Apply" button at the top of the job posting page. A complete online application will include the following attachments. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed by the search committee.
Contact information for three (3) references
Unofficial Transcript(s) of your highest completed degree
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