Early Learning Teacher AdventHealth Shawnee Mission
Location Address: BE Smith Family Center, 9120 W 75 th St, Mission, KS 66204
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Shawnee Mission
Received Magnet(r) recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in January 2019
Providing faith-based, whole person care to Kansas City since 1962
Excellent health benefits, an onsite child care center and fitness facility
Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education
Employee Referral Program
Largest health care provider in Johnson County with three campuses
You Will Be Responsible For:
Maintains a positive attitude to keep customers delighted.
Supervises, interacts and guards the safety of children at all times.
Demonstrates the ability to accept and adjust to change.
Displays pride and professionalism in their work.
Is attentive and sensitive to the needs of other staff members, the children, the families, and the childcare center.
Works in a positive and timely manner, working as a team to enhance the experience of the children, the families, each other, and the childcare center.
Communicates effectively in the following manner:
Greets child and parent by name each day upon arrival at the Center.
Discusses the child's day with the parent and acknowledges their departure.
Communicates with all associates in a timely manner.
Meets in-service and continuing education requirements as per department policy by the last day of the licensing year.
Maintains standards as outlined by Kansas Health Department licensing.
Maintains sanitary conditions in room with children while adhering to infection prevention policies.
Develops and implements age appropriate curriculum (lesson plans) and monthly goals to meet children's developmental needs, accreditation criteria, and department philosophy. Plans are submitted on time.
On an on-going basis, plan, evaluate and improve the physical environment in the classroom to create opportunities to meet the changing needs of the developing child.
Provide responsive care to all children by adapting daily care giving routines and plans to the interests and needs of the individual child and the group.
Provides a developmentally appropriate classroom environment that reflects the children's learning and growth.
Models exemplary behavior in a manner which results in productive use of time and successful accomplishment of tasks.
Informs proper associate as changes occur to adult/child ratios to provide appropriate staffing needs.
Ability to work with children who have special health and/or developmental needs.
Willingness to learn and use technology.
What You Will Need:
As an integral member of a team, assists in providing quality early learning, age appropriate activities and a total learning environment for the individual needs of each child. Provides a liaison between children, parents and the Early learning Center's management
This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.