Lead Teacher 8/26/2016

Bright Horizons Children's Centers Iowa City, IA

Company
Bright Horizons Children's Centers
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
40590BR
AJE Ref #
575982674
Location
Iowa City, IA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
High School Diploma or GED

JOB DESCRIPTION

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UIHC Child Care Center managed by Bright Horizons in Iowa City is seeking a full time Lead Toddler Teacher! Ready to step into a leadership position in a highly respected, established child care center? Passionate about teaching toddlers? Wait no longer - apply today!

Apply now as a lead teacher and grow your career as an early childhood leader. Each day, our teachers create joy in children s lives by teaching through hands-on activities, all while directly supporting parents work/life integration. Lead teachers inspire the professional development for others on their teams, providing guidance and support to future early childhood leaders.Teaching at Bright Horizons, you will:

* Inspire a talented team of early childhood professionals like yourself including orient new team members
* Collaborate with team in developing classroom plans and goals
* Develop emergent curriculum that is designed to inspire children
* Partner with parents to support, guide and share in their child s growth and development
* Nurture your career aspirations and personal growth as well as others through unlimited opportunities

At Bright Horizons, we support our employees in their lives both at work and at home ensuring a work environment in which each employee's chosen path is respected, rewarded, and celebrated.

* 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