Pre-Kindergarten/Kindergarten Teacher
Princeton, New Jersey, United States

Job Summary

Occupation Education and Training
Specialty Teacher
Location 08831, Monroe Township, New Jersey, United States
Visa Sponsorship No

Job Description

Last Update: 1/07/23
Kiddie Academy has an exciting opportunity for an energetic, optimistic and inspiring educator to join us as a Pre-K/Kindergarten Teacher. Youll bring a creative touch and caring attitude to our passionate team of child care professionals who make a meaningful difference in the lives of children and families in our community every day.
If youre motivated by smiles and hugs from children and praise from parents, then we encourage you to click Apply now!
RESPONSIBILITIES

Ensures that the appearance, cleanliness, and safe environment of the classroom are appropriately maintained
Completes all academy and classroom paperwork, such as daily notes, student accident reports, and attendance reports
Attends and participates in staff meetings, academy events, and parent meetings as requested
Helps and supervises children during all activities
Prepares and implements classroom lesson plans, programs, and schedules
Develops, plans, and prepares instructional aids/materials for classroom activities
Helps children with meal times and clean-up
Ensures that all classroom and outdoor equipment are in good working condition and are used and maintained properly
Physically arranges the classroom into well-defined interest areas
Directs activities of other staff in the classroom to ensure that the classroom functions in an orderly manner
Communicates appropriate information to parents and maintains developmental profiles for children
Schedules and conducts parent/teacher conferences throughout the year
Maintains family information board and other classroom bulletin boards
Ensures that classroom medication schedule is followed
Performs other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS

Must meet all requirements stipulated by the state for this position
Classroom teaching experience in an accredited early childhood facility a plus
Pleasant/friendly demeanor and an outgoing personality
Highly professional and dependable
Must be able to interact appropriately with students of all ages and skill levels as well as with parents, coworkers, and management

Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $16.00 - $18.00 per hour
Benefits:

401(k)
401(k) matching
Dental insurance
Health insurance
Paid time off
Professional development assistance
Tuition reimbursement
Vision insurance

Schedule:

8 hour shift
Day shift
Monday to Friday
No nights
No weekends

Work Location: One location