Lead Teacher & Associate Teacher

Full Time

Website The Winchester Learning Center

Lead Teacher A lead teacher must respect young children and their families, and have knowledge and skills that support children’s learning. Lead teachers understand children’s cognitive, emotional, social and physical development and use this knowledge to develop a curriculum and classroom environment in which children will learn and succeed. As the leader of the educational team, lead teachers are responsible for developing a cohesive teaching team. They must be skilled in communicating with adults, so they can work effectively with families and the members of their teaching team.     Associate Teacher Associate teachers help to create a warm, caring, and safe environment to support children and teachers in ways that improve the overall quality of care and education.  The associate teacher has knowledge of early childhood growth and development, as well as health, safety, and nutrition as it affects young children.  As a member of an educational team, the associate teacher must be able to communicate with colleagues, listen well, and work effectively with others.  The associate teacher works under the direct supervision and observation of a lead teacher or director.Minimum of 18 credits in ECE. Have a working knowledge of the NH State Licensing Regulations. Maintain a current CPR/First Aid card. Complete 18 hours of trainings in Early Childhood per year. Complete 3 hours of Health & Safety per year Attend staff meetings.  

 

Do you want to make a difference in the life of a child? Do you want to make a difference in the world? Your opportunity awaits at the Winchester Learning Center, a child-care pre-school family resource program. The WLC is a Licensed Plus, nonprofit, United Way agency located near downtown Winchester, NH.

Our infant classroom needs a dedicated and caring lead teacher beginning in August. Minimum of Associate qualifications, but Lead qualified preferred. We are also in need of another full-time teacher, minimum of Associate level qualifications.  These positions are full-time, year-round, with an HRA, paid time off and holiday pay.

Please send your resume to [email protected]