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Toddler Teacher

Company: Little Sprouts
Location: hamden
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

At Building Blocks Hamden, we are a family of diverse and passionate early educators who take pride in working together to create an environment of play, growth, and love for our community's children. We embrace positive energy to make extraordinary differences in the lives of children and families each day.

Child care is a calling, and we are honored to answer that call.

We're currently looking for a full time TODDLER TEACHER to join our HAMDEN center. We work four 10 hour days, so you'll always have one day off each week!

TODDLER TEACHER RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Inspire, guide, and support children age 12-24 months.
  • Assist with implementing daily lesson plans consistent with The Creative Curriculum Goals and Objectives for Infants, Toddlers, and Twos, and The State of Connecticut Preschool Assessment Framework
  • Promote empathy in children through warm hugs, smiles, nurturing language, and positive guidance
  • Care for growing bodies by ensuring that children experience regular feedings, diaper changes, potty breaks, and naps throughout the day to provide the ultimate care and comfort
  • Read frequently to children to help them explore new concepts and language
  • Design and implement sensory activities to examine various dimensions of sight, touch, smell, and sound.
  • Create meaningful connections with children to enhance the foundation for social-emotional skills.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Teacher must adhere to Connecticut's Public Health and Child Care Regulations
  • Must be able to stand on your feet for up to 90% of the day, capable of lifting up to 30 pounds, able to sit on the floor and crouch down, and perform all activities with the children including running, jumping, etc.
  • Must complete mandatory state safety trainings and maintain the required annual training hours as noted in our Employee Handbook and are required by the State of Connecticut

QUALIFICATIONS

  • At least 12+ credits in early childhood education courses
  • Minimum of one year of experience working with children 0 to 5 years of age in a group setting
  • Actively exhibit a passion for early education and an enthusiasm for learning
  • Demonstrate exceptional organizational and multi-tasking skills
  • Deliver required paperwork and lesson plans on time and to completion
  • Display excellent written and verbal communication skills

Building Blocks Early Learning Center provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.

Keywords: Little Sprouts, Hamden , Toddler Teacher, Other , hamden, Connecticut

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