Children of America Preschool - Infant Teacher EEC Certified-MA $250 Sign on Bonus! in Braintree, Massachusetts

Company

For more than 18 years Children of America has been the trusted daycare leader among families and colleagues. We believe that every child is unique and deserves the very best in education. Our programming is play-based and nurtures a child's natural desire to learn. We innovate, we teach and we connect, making our learning environments exciting and purposeful. Want to do something that matters? Join the COA team today!

Job Description

Children of America is currently searching for high-energy Preschool Infant Teachers to join our dynamic team. As a professional individual, our Infant Teachers works closely with the Educational Development team to provide and maintain a positive and appropriate educational program that meets the social, emotional, and physical needs of the children within their care. Candidates should have experience and/or an education in the field, be energetic, patient, friendly, nurturing and enjoy working with young children and their families. We're looking for the best of the best for our childcare programs. If that's you, please send your resume for immediate consideration.

The successful candidate must:

  • Be positive, creative, and responsible
  • Be familiar with child-directed, center-based learning
  • Have leadership skills
  • Be comfortable receiving feedback to continue development of teaching practices
  • Have excellent communication skills
  • Have a collaborative working style
  • Have Certification in Early Childhood Education. Initial and professional certifications are both acceptable. If you are approaching certification within the next year and have a transcript as evidence, you may also qualify for this position.

Qualifications:

  • Must meet MA state requirements.
  • Bachelor's degree or associate degree from accredited college or university.
  • EEC certification stating Lead teacher in infant/Toddler and/or Preschool/Pre-K
  • Two-year's experience working with children birth thru second grade in a group setting.
  • Strong customer service, organization, and listening skills. Above average on verbal and written skills.
  • Possess skills, attributes and characteristics conducive to and suitable for dealing with customers, vendors, team members, and clients.
  • Proficient in MS Office applications including Excel.
  • Have or willing to obtain SIDS/Shaken Baby, CPR, and First Aid certification.
  • Background check required.

*Salary dependent on experience and level of education.

*We offer a strong & competitive benefit package that includes the following: *

  • Comprehensive healthcare including Medical, Dental and Vision coverage
  • Employee Childcare Discount Program

  • Life, Accident, & Disability Insurance Plan coverage

  • A 401(k) plan

  • Paid vacation, sick time and company Paid Holidays

  • Employee Referral Program and bonus compensation
  • Exclusive discounts at Avis Rent a Car
  • "Alpha Perks": discounts with retailers, entertainment, hotels, pet insurance, identity theft & prepaid legal services and savings on home and auto insurance.
  • * Children of America is an Equal Opportunity Employer.*

Job Start/End Date: 09-May-2017 to 08-Jul-2017 (EST)

Department: Braintree

Location: Braintree, MA, USA

Pay Type: Hourly

Employment Type: Full Time