Preschool Lead Teacher / Preschool Assistant Teachers

Friday, June 1, 2018
Allen Park Public Schools
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Position Summary: Preschool teachers provide a stimulating, safe, and developmentally appropriate educational environment where preschool children have the opportunity to develop cognitive, social, emotional, and physical skills. Lead Teachers will provide a block and lesson plan by which classes are conducted. Lead Teachers will functionally supervise teacher's aides or assistant teachers.
Duties and Responsibilities
1. Organizes and provides developmentally appropriate early childhood education programs; plans and implements curriculum and education for children ranging in age from three to five years old.
2. Provides activities and opportunities that encourage curiosity, exploration, and problem solving appropriate to the developmental levels and learning styles of children.
3. Plans and prepares classroom setting; oversees safety and educational programs; supervises children in the classroom; provides a supportive environment in which children can learn and practice appropriate and acceptable individual and group behaviors.
4. Interacts with parents and community groups; maintains open and cooperative communication with parents and families, encouraging their involvement in the program and supporting the child's family relationships.
5. Writes and compiles individual assessments of each child's development; completes daily inventories, child attendance, and related reports.
6. Participates in workshops/conferences designed to improve early childhood teaching methods, as appropriate.
7. May lead, guide, and train employees and/or volunteers performing related work; may participate in the recruitment of volunteers, as appropriate.
8. Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.

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