Infant Teacher

Mayerson JCC - Full Time

Job #23837

Openings Available

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Description

POSITION SUMMARY:
The Infant Teacher, working with children 6 weeks to 18 months, will be responsible for providing an environment that is positive, individualized, and cohesive to learning and encourages fun through play and exploration.
More about the role
  • Implement curriculum and activities which promote stimulation, learning, and fun.
  • Create a warm, fun and nurturing environment.
  • Maintain a clean and safe classroom.
  • Participate in all activities with children.
  • Assist with activity planning and preparation of materials and supplies for daily use.
  • Ensure compliance with licensing regulations and accreditation standards.
  • Update portfolios and provide support when needed.
  • Verify that parents are receiving correct information.
  • Foster positive communication with parents through in-person conversation and/or email.
  • Exhibit good judgment, maturity, and stability.
  • Assist in any classroom in order to be in ratio when needed.
  • Be highly mobile and physically able to easily engage in activities like standing for long time periods, walking, bending, stooping, and sitting.
  • Offer support to the classroom teachers during the lunch time hour.
  • Provide customer-oriented service at all times by responding quickly to needs, smiling, being approachable and meeting commitments.
  • Support the goals and values of the Mayerson JCC and ECS.
  • Remain flexible in rapidly changing environment.

Requirements

CANDIDATES SHOULD HAVE THE FOLLOWING SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
  • Education and Experience
    • A degree in Early Childhood Education or equivalent is a plus.
    • Maintain First Aid and CPR Certifications; Communicable Disease Training and Child Abuse Training.
    • Keep abreast of current research and practices in early childhood education, and attend related trainings, workshops, and conferences.
    • Attend mandatory professional development sessions, teacher meetings and family events.
    • Versed with various educational areas such as music, art, science, literacy, mathematics, language development and physical development.
    • Must be able to lift up to 35 lbs.
  • Computer Skills
    • To perform this job successfully, an individual should have working knowledge of Microsoft Office.
  • Schedule
    • Monday-Friday, Year-Round
    • 9am-6pm
BENEFITS WE OFFER:
  • Robust Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • Talent Management & Professional Development programs and learning opportunities
  • Competitive 401(k) program with company match and additional contribution opportunities
  • Complimentary family membership to the Mayerson JCC Fitness Center
  • Discounts to the onsite Café, Spa, and other programs and services
  • F.S.A, Employer Matched H.S.A, Life Insurance, Voluntary Short-Term/Long-Term Disability Insurance, 529 College Savings Plan, Legal Shield plan
  • Notable Paid Time Off: 15 days vacation, 12 days of sick, in addition to paid Jewish and federal holidays
  • Business casual dress
  • Vibrant and collaborative work environment
"The successful candidate must be completely vaccinated against COVID-19 (either complete single dose or complete two step dose) by date of hire. Proof of vaccination may be required upon hire”

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Childcare

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