Circle of Friends Child Care Center in Shiremanstown, PA is Seeking a Toddler Teacher

Circle of Friends Child Care Center in Shiremanstown, PA is hiring! Circle of Friends is a Christian-based child care center which serves children from 6 weeks to 5th grade. We are looking to employ a qualified Toddler Teacher, who has a passion for instilling values in young children, aged 1-2. The ideal candidate should possess high energy and the ability to handle the demands of active toddlers with different personalities and needs.

Young Toddler Teacher Responsibilities:

  • Guiding toddlers through education/development programs.
  • Thinking on their feet and responding to each child’s needs efficiently.
  • Displaying a patient and calm personality coupled with a loving approach to every child.
  • Contributing positively to the behavior and social interaction of the children.
  • Building secure relationships with the children.
  • Working closely with the director and teammates to ensure that guidelines are adhered to.
  • Keeping a record of the day’s events for parent perusal.
  • Reporting accidents, illness, and unusual behavior of children to the director and parents.
  • Ensuring close communication with parents throughout the day should the need arise.

Young Toddler Teacher Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree (preferred but not required).
  • High school diploma or associate degree (required).
  • CPR certified and trained (can be provided).
  • Complete background check and health examination.
  • Previous experience working with toddlers/children preferred.
  • A passion for working with toddlers/children.
  • Patient, nurturing and thoughtful.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Maintain discretion around children’s records.

Candidate is required to: Be at least 18 years old, have a high school diploma and at least 2500 hours of experience working with children; or a CDA; or an Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in related field, be fluent in English with strong communication skills, be punctual, courteous, and professional.

Salary: Negotiable based on education and experience