Position Type: Education - Teacher Education - Early Childhood
Lead Early Childhood Teacher
About us: People Serving People is the largest and most comprehensive emergency shelter for families experiencing homelessness in Minnesota and a dedicated leader in homeless prevention. If you want to help transform communities and see families thrive, then People Serving People is the place for you.
What do we need? Our Lead Early Childhood Teacher works to provide a warm, loving atmosphere and classroom based on a philosophy of trauma informed principles and goals. They work to support the academic and social development of children ages 3-5 years and their parents at People Serving People. This is a full-time role.
Encourages children's social, academic, and developmental skills
Welcomes, talks and meets with parents as needed
Observes and reports on the well-being of children
Maintains a clean classroom by organizing, cleaning, and sanitizing daily
Completes classroom planning and facilitation of age appropriate curriculum
Builds on the trauma-informed framework developed in the classrooms
Implements sensory integration in the classroom in collaboration with the assistant teacher
Pay and Benefits
$21.84/hour, Full-Time Monday through Friday schedule
Medical, dental and vision insurance available
Company-paid life and disability insurance
27 days of PTO per year
Reduced cost parking or metro pass
Reduced childcare rates
Free lunch every day
The chance to make a real difference in the community
3 or more years experience in childcare or school setting required.
CDA, Associates in child development or early childhood education, or bachelor's in any field
2 or more years serving multi-cultural, socially diverse populations preferred
First Aid and CPR certified or willing to be certified within the first 90 days of work