Lead Preschool Teacher- Early Learning Center

Job Description

Genesis Early Learning Center, a 5 star BrightStars program, is looking for an experienced, reliable and organized Lead Preschool Teacher.  Candidates must collaborate with a teaching team of two teacher’s assistants and families to foster children’s growth and development to join our team. 

This is a full-time, year-round position with a competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental, retirement savings plan, paid time off and holidays. Opportunity for a flexible schedule and potential for a part time-30 hour work week. Onsite infant/toddler care is available for employees.

This job requires but is not limited to supervising teacher assistants and per diem staff to ensure compliance with and implementation of DCYF Regulations, Rhode Island Department of Education Early Learning Standards, Genesis Personnel Policies, The Boston Public Schools Curriculum and developmentally appropriate practices (DAP) as defined by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) and Caring For Our Children to ensure that all children have the opportunity for a high quality, nurturing, and safe learning experience. 30 hrs/year professional development.

Qualifications

Candidates should hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education or a related field with 24 ECE credits.  Applicants enrolled in higher education for ECE are encouraged to apply, and the center is willing/able to sponsor TEACH scholars. The Lead Teacher must poses strong communication and interpersonal skills, as well as ability to use technology for child assessment, planning and communication. Ability to see, hear and lift children up to 50lbs, as needed, is required.  Must have the ability pass all required background checks.

How to Apply

Please send resume and cover letter to Catherine Green at cgreen@gencenter.org.