Kids 'R' Kids Learning Academy of Blue Valley Lead Toddler Teacher Stilwell, KS · Full time

We are looking for a fun and energetic Toddler Teacher!

Description

What our employees enjoy most about working here!

  • Progressive work schedule that allows a 4-day work week, if desired
  • Low student-teacher ratios
  • 25 - 50% discount on childcare tuition
  • Generous paid time off with no waiting period before use
  • Extra day of paid time off to use on your birthday!
  • Holiday pay for ALL Federal Holidays
  • Health, Vision, and Dental insurance with options for spouse/dependents
  • Short Term Disability (including paid maternity leave), Accident, Hospital (including birth of a child), Cancer, and Life Insurance
  • FREE Telemedicine services for all employees and their families!
  • 401(k) retirement plan with company matching
  • Annual profit-sharing bonus
  • Anniversary bonuses
  • 100% tuition reimbursement program for CDA
  • Lunches and gifts for staff appreciation
  • Referral bonuses for new team members and new families


What we expect from our educators:

  • Treat each child with kindness, dignity, and respect. Use positive guidance techniques consistent with company policies and procedures.
  • Create a developmentally appropriate environment consistent with the company’s philosophy and goals including the implementation of the Kids 'R' Kids proprietary early learning curriculum.
  • Implement prepared curriculum activities that promote the children’s social, emotional, physical, and cognitive development.
  • Help children learn to think creatively, solve problems independently, and respect themselves and others.
  • Recognize and consider the background, special needs, interests, learning style, and pace of each child.
  • Maintain educational materials and equipment by keeping a well-organized classroom.
  • Attend all required staff meetings, workshops, and/or school functions


Qualifications:

  • Meet and exceed all Kansas Child Care Licensing requirements
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Satisfactory criminal background-check for childcare centers
  • Previous experience in childcare, teaching, or other related fields
  • Working knowledge of the behaviors and developmental stages of infant/toddler/pre-school/school-age children
  • Knowledge of safety practices as they relate to infant/toddler/preschool/school age children
  • Infant, Child, and Adult CPR/First Aid certified at time of hire or achieve certification within 30 days from date of hire
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Organization skills, attention to detail, and ability to multi-task


Salary

$15 - $20 per hour