Lead Teachers – Lassin ELC

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Attention Teaching Professionals or Students! Are you interested in making a difference in the life of a child while gaining professional experience? If so, Federation Early Learning Services (FELS) is the right place for you! We are looking for Lead Teachers (Preschool Teacher, Young Toddler Teacher, Older Toddler Teacher) for Lassin Early Learning Center which is located in Philadelphia county. For a full list of our locations as well as available positions, please visit www.FELSkids.org.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Prepare and implement developmentally appropriate daily lesson plans based on established curriculum that promotes learning and encourages exploration.
  • Manage children in classroom in accordance with NAEYC guidelines.
  •  Ensure the health and safety of children in the group.
  • Evaluate and assess progress of children in classroom.

Salary is commensurate with education and experience. Excellent benefit package: Medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 403(b), child care tuition discount, paid vacation, sick and holiday leave.

We are participating in the T.E.A.C.H. program.

It is the continuing policy of FELS to provide equal employment opportunity, regardless of race, creed, color, gender, age, national origin, ancestry, religion, physical or mental disability, veteran’s status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, familial status, domestic or sexual violence victim status, or other classification as required by applicable law.

Qualifications

Minimum Acceptable Qualifications

  •  Bachelor’s Degree in ECE or related field, Associate’s Degree or CDA Certificate
  • At least two years of experience working with children
  •  Ability to make good decisions
  • Proven ability to relate to and work with children
  • Ability to identify and respond to a crisis immediately
  • Ability to exercise good judgment and initiative
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Ability to supervise staff effectively