To plan and implement a developmentally appropriate curriculum within the guidelines and philosophy of Oakland University's School of Education. To supervise student employees, practicum students, volunteers, student teachers and interns in the classroom.
Bachelor's degree in Child Development; Early Childhood Education or closely related field or equivalent combination of education & experience.
Minimum of one year experience working with children under six in a high quality early learning setting; preferably NAEYC accredited.
Masters degree in Child Development; Early Childhood Education or closely related field.
Knowledge and experience working with High/Scope, Project Based Learning or Reggio Inspired curriculum.
Prior experience working in a Campus-based Early Childhood Laboratory setting. Experience working in an inclusive and diverse educational setting.
College coursework or training in Infant Toddler Development.
As a state-supported institution of higher education, Oakland University has a three-fold mission. It offers instructional programs of high quality that lead to degrees at the baccalaureate, master?s and doctoral levels, as well as programs in continuing education; it advances knowledge and promotes the arts through research, scholarship, and creative activity; and it renders significant public service. In all its activities, the university strives to exemplify educational leadership in a diverse and inclusive environment.