Bright Horizons Lead Teacher in Foxboro, Massachusetts

75079BRJob Title:Lead TeacherJob Description:Lead Art Studio Lead Teacher at Bright Horizons, in Foxboro! You will serve as curricular leader and resource to teachers and others in the center as well as at other centers and meet Bright Horizons expectations of excellence including NAEYC accreditation, World at Their Fingertips program for learning and Reggio Emilio approach. The Lead Art Studio Teacher will set up and maintain the Project Room and train teachers while respecting and maintaining the high quality enrichment programs. In addition, the Lead Art Studio Teacher will assist in training Art Studio Teachers at other centers or develop training materials for other Art Studio Teachers outside of his/her center. The Lead Art Studio Teacher may help develop curriculum materials and resources for other Art Studio Teachers to use.Responsibilities Include:

  • Take a leadership role in working and planning the curriculum of the Project Classroom. Identify annual Reggio training needs and goals and formulate training plans and models for the center.

  • Coordinate and lead teacher training sessions, including collaboration with Director and Education Coordinator utilizing the support (resources, materials, consultation, and participation.)

  • Implement and enhance World at Their Fingertips program for learning and the Reggio Emilia approach.

  • Assist in training Art Studio Teachers at other centers or develop training materials for other Art Studio Teachers outside of his/her center.

  • May develop curriculum materials and resources for other Art Studio Teachers to use.

  • Attend monthly staff meetings and trainings; initiate and lead discussions on educational issues in order to promote sharing of best practices for building quality within the center and to explore curricular issues.

  • Assist in organization and participate as trainer for center based annual training days.

  • Coordinate, plan and facilitate quarterly teacher trainings for use at center staff meetings.

  • Support the achievement of NAEYC accreditation.

  • Develop and submit weekly plans of activities and projects for children.

  • Serve as local expert in the Reggio Emilia approach.

  • Cover in classrooms to meet ratios as needed.

  • Support parent/guardian partnerships.

Req Number:75079BRState:Massachusetts Zip/Postal Code:02035City:FoxboroJob Category:TeachingPosting Title:Art Studio Lead TeacherFT/PT:Full-Time Job Type:RegularJob Requirements:

  • High school diploma/GED required

  • Related college-level course work or CDA course work preferred

  • CDA or working towards an Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree preferred

  • 12-18 months of professional teaching experience preferred

  • Demonstrated knowledge of developmentally appropriate practice (DAP)

  • Must meet state requirements for education and additional center/school requirements may apply

Age Group:EnrichmentAdditional Information:Bright Horizons is dedicated to creating a workforce that promotes and supports diversity and inclusion. We provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals without discrimination. Bright Horizons complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is the Law Poster: EEO IS THE LAW.

Applicants requiring reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process should contact the recruitment helpdesk at 855-877-6866 or bhrecruit@brighthorizons.com. Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.

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Job Category 2:Center and School