A Kidz Rock Early Learning Center teacher is responsible for implementing safe and developmentally appropriate lesson plans and activities that comply with program directives, relevant legislation, policies and procedures. The selected individual MUST love to work with and teach children, assist with daily snacks/meals, crafts, and carryout provided curriculum instruction and implementation.
MUST HAVE ABILITY TO:
Implement program objectives based on sound principles of child development; interact positively with children and act as an appropriate adult role model; meet all state and accreditation agency requirements; communicate effectively in English; apply concepts of integrated curriculum development in a non-biased manner; give and follow written and oral instructions; exercise judgment and discretion in analyzing and resolving problems; maintain accurate and detailed records; maintain cooperative working relationships; demonstrate sensitivity to, and respect for a diverse population.
MUST HAVE KNOWLEDGE OF AND/OR ABILITY TO COMPLETE TRAINING IN:
Early childhood development and appropriate practices for infants, toddlers, and young children; nurturing, care giving and education of young children; concepts of integrated curriculum development and implementation; principles of observation and assessment of young children; solid foundation in other aspects of child development; principles of parent communication and support.
SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:
Must be able to perform physical activities, such as, but not limited to, lifting children or heavy items (up to 50 lbs. unassisted), bending, standing, climbing or walking. Must be able to work safely in an environment containing biological conditions which may be unhealthful or hazardous (such as bodily fluids and waste, germs, childhood diseases).