The IUPUI Center for Young Children is seeking a Multi-Age Lead Teacher for one of their 3 to 5 year-old classrooms. The Lead Teacher is responsible for the daily management of the children, and their activities within the classroom in compliance with licensing standards set forth by the State of Indiana and the Center's policies. The Lead Teacher creates daily lessons plans, supervises and manages the assistant teacher and classroom assistants and fosters a warm and caring learning environment for the children. The Lead Teacher is responsible to keep current on professional training requirements and attend staff meetings.
Bachelor's degree in early childhood education or elementary education; OR associate's degree in a similar field and two years of experience with young children in a licensed childcare center or early childhood setting.
Ability to communicate effectively and exchange information with a wide variety of individuals, a customer service orientation and excellent interpersonal skills. Knowledge of Microsoft office products and the ability to learn and use other software programs.
Master's degree in a related field.
Working Conditions / Demands
Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job with or without accommodation.
On the Campus of IUPUI- Indianapolis, Indiana
Salary Plan: PAE
Salary Grade: 2AX
Job Function: Educational Resources/Tech
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