Job Title:

HS Teacher

Provider:

Wayne Metro Community Action Agency

Center Name:

Head Start Programs

Employment Type:

Part Year w/Benefits

Job Description/ Duties:

FLSA: Non-Exempt

Benefits: Yes

Hours per Week: 40

Weeks:  45

Work Days: Monday-Friday

Work Location:  Various Wayne County Locations

Reporting to: Site Manager

The ideal candidate will be able to plan and provide a program of educational activities that promote the social, emotional, physical and cognitive development of preschool aged children. Develop individual goals for children, provide on-going assessment on progress, and facilitate transition into Head Start or other educational school settings in partnership with parents.

Requirements/Credentials:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum of a BA/BS Degree in Early Childhood or Child Development from an accredited college or university preferred;
  • BA/BS in progress with an Early Childhood Major completed within one year of hire
  • Experience teaching preschool age children.
  • Proficiency in a second language is a plus.
  • Ability to develop and implement classroom curriculum that encourages academic, social, emotional and physical development of children three to five years of age.
  • Ensure the health and safety of children, families and staff, per agency policies
  • Ensure no child is left unsupervised at any time
  • Ability to work with children with disabilities.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with young children and their families.
  • Ability to establish positive and productive working relationships with parents/caregivers.
  • Ability to work with and to demonstrate commitment, caring, and respect for children and adults regardless of race, gender, age, and cultural or ethnic background
  • A self-starter with the ability to multi-task to meet various deadlines and complete task.
  • Ability and willingness to continue personal and professional growth and skill development.
  • Ability to communicate effectively to individuals and groups both orally and in writing.
  • Ability and willingness to make home visits.
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation.
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs or more

Benefits:

To support our company’s mission, here is a snapshot of benefits we offer:


● Employee premium coverage for Medical, Vision, Dental

● 401k Match

● Life Insurance

● Paid Holidays

● Paid Leave Days

● Educational Benefits

● Student Loan Paydown assistance

● Paid Parental Leave

● Fitness Reimbursement

How to Apply:

If this position interests you, and you meet the minimum qualifications, please visit http://www.waynemetro.org/careers

to submit an online application, cover letter and resume.

 Wayne Metropolitan Community Action Agency is an Equal Opportunity Employer

EOE/M/F/D/V