Lead GSRP Preschool Teacher
NCDCC is seeking a qualified, hard-working and motivated individual to fill our Lead GSRP Preschool Teacher position. NCDCC is a sub-recipient of Michigan Department of Education Great Start Readiness Program funding with NCRESA, Newaygo County Regional Educational Services Agency serving as fiduciary and providing monitoring and program oversight.
This position requires
A valid Michigan teaching certificate with an early childhood (ZA) endorsement; or
A valid Michigan teaching certificate with a child development associate (CDA) credential; or
A bachelor’s degree in Child Development or Early Childhood Education with specialization in preschool teaching; and
A Comprehensive Background check and fingerprinting for criminal offenses and child abuse/neglect as required by the State of Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs.
The person in this position is responsible for:
Collaborating in the implementation of the Great Start Readiness Program.
Planning, posting, and implementing daily and weekly lesson plans for preschoolers, utilizing the Creative Curriculum/Teaching Strategies GOLD.
Learning NCDCC program protocols, High Scope Curriculum Program Quality Assessment PQA-R, and Great Start to Quality tiered quality rating system to manage and maintain a high-quality preschool classroom.
Assuming and maintaining responsibility for the children in the classroom, on the playground, and on field trips.
Communicating with the children at their level, and participating in their structured activities; guiding children in the development and use of appropriate language, cognitive and social skills.
Exhibiting good classroom management techniques utilizing positive guidance methods.
Organizing and implementing home visits and parent/teacher conferences to the families of enrolled children.
Supervising Assistant Teachers, Classroom Aides, volunteers and interns.
Co-hosting Parent Meetings.
Participating in conferences, workshops, staff in-service trainings, and continuing education, as required
PREFERENCE WILL BE GIVEN TO THOSE CANDIDATES WHO ARE BILINGUAL (SPANISH/ENGLISH).
Preschool/Great Start Readiness Program Experience Preferred.
This position will be available for the 2020-2021 school year and will begin in the Fall of 2020.
Qualified applicants should send a cover letter/resume to firstname.lastname@example.org