P.A.C.E., Inc. Lead Teachere in New Bedford, Massachusetts
We are looking for candidates with the following qualifications and skills; a passion for working with children in an early learning environment. BA in Early Childhood Education or a related field required. EEC Lead Teacher qualified and experience in a pre-school classroom preferred; Nurturing and patient with children aged birth to 5 years, able to develop age appropriate lesson plans and implement engaging activities; familiarity with Early Childhood Assessments ? preferably Teaching Strategies Gold; Oversee the daily classroom management, routine and activities, and support other classroom staff; Plan and implement activities and events to engage families in their child?s learning. Must be comfortable communicating with families, co-workers, and supervisors in a professional manner; Comfortable working with bi-cultural children and families as well as children of differing abilities; knowledgeable about child development, learning through play, developmentally appropriate practice and quality learning environments; Bi-lingual desired; Must be able to pass CORI & DCF background checks. *PACE Head Start Teachers are part of Local 1596 UAW (Union) The candidate for this position will be the primary educator in a classroom at one of our New Bedford sites. To learn more about the program visit us at: www.paceinfo.org and click on the Programs tab.