Lead Infant / Toddler Teachers

<strong>Do you want to create a better world? Or make a difference in the lives of children every day? Then we want to meet you! We are always looking for experienced and talented early childhood educators, teachers and caregivers to join our team.</strong>

Colorado Springs, CO

The Sunshine House

<strong>The Sunshine House Early Learning Academy is one of the largest childcare and early education companies in North America. We currently employ more than 2,000 of the best professional educators and caregivers in the country, and we hope YOU will join our team!<br /><br /></strong> https://sunshinehouse.com/about-us/job-opportunities/

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Full Time

Overview: The Sunshine House Early Learning Academy in Colorado Springs is looking for experienced and energetic lead teachers to join our fun and growing team! #GD Our lead ECT teachers!
Responsibilities: <p><strong>Our lead ECT teachers:</strong></p> <ul> <li>Use only positive early childhood guidance strategies to instruct children.</li> <li>Implement The Sunshine House Early Learning Academy curriculum in a way that meets each child's unique learning style.</li> <li>Remain&nbsp;aware of all surroundings in and outside the daycare and report or correct unsafe conditions promptly.</li> <li>Comply with&nbsp;state licensing and accreditation regulations for childcare centers.</li> <li>Work with our team&nbsp;to achieve the childcare center's goals.&nbsp;</li> <li>Present a welcoming attitude towards prospective families who&nbsp;tour the daycare center. Engage them in conversation about their child's education, and the features and benefits of our early childhood programs.&nbsp;</li> <li>Attend&nbsp;licensed&nbsp;daycare teacher training, staff meetings, and other professional development initiatives as required. &nbsp;</li> </ul> <p>Previous daycare teaching/childcare center teaching or preschool teaching is required.&nbsp;</p> <div id="gtx-trans" style="position: absolute; left: -415px; top: -20.0139px;">&nbsp;</div>
Requirements: <ul> <li>Associate's Degree in Early Childhood preferred.</li> <li>Colorado lead teacher credentials.</li> <li>State criminal background check.</li> <li>Must be able to adapt to continuously changing, fast-paced childcare center environment, and make the children's needs their primary focus.</li> <li>Must be able to fully engage in physical activity. Must be able to kneel, stoop, squat, and stand for a long time, and demonstrate and engage in activities like jumping, dancing, walking, and running.</li> <li>The ability to lift up to 30 pounds is also required.</li> <li>Work is primarily performed at the childcare center. Daily outdoor work is required but work is otherwise indoors. Work is sometimes performed off-site for field trips.</li> <li>Must be able to see and hear well enough to monitor classrooms and playgrounds to keep children safe at all times.</li> </ul>