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Head Start Preschool Teacher

Commission on Economic Opportunity (CEO)
Date Posted: 09/28/2020
Salary / Wage: $15 - $16.50/hr
Location: Hoosick Falls , New York
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Description:

CEO is seeking passionate, dedicated teachers to work in our Preschool Head Start program.   

Why CEO?  

· Fewer classroom hours, more dedicated planning time  

· Paid professional development during work hours  

· Paid vacations, holidays and follows school district break schedule  

· Access to CEO’s Behavior Interventionists and Family Advocates   

· On staff Floating Teacher Assistants for lunch and breaks  

Please note: applicants for this position will be required to complete standard background clearances, which include fingerprints, New York State Child Abuse clearances, a physical, TB Test, and pre-employment drug screen.  

EOE/AA  

Responsibilities:

Our Preschool Teachers:  

· Promote children’s development and learning through the implementation of a developmentally appropriate curriculum  

· Use age-appropriate and positive guidance strategies to teach, encourage, and redirect inappropriate classroom behavior  

· Build positive relationships with staff and families through positive and professional communication, creating a welcoming environment, respecting diversity, and encouraging parent participation in the center  

· Work collaboratively with the co-teacher and service providers  

Qualifications:

CEO is seeking a candidate that has:  

· AAS or Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education  

· Previous experience working with children  

· Knowledge of Head Start Performance Standards and Office of Children and Family Services Day Care Regulations preferred 

Application Instructions:

For more information and/or questions please contact, Veronica Gomez at vgomez@ceoempowers.org or call at, 518-272-6012, ext. 301. 

Apply: https://www.ceoempowers.org/about/join-us/ 

Additional Information:

Check out our benefit package!   CEO offers:  

· Medical, dental, vision   

· Free access to a Telemedicine Provider   

· Paid Time Off  

· Consideration for Public Service Loan Forgiveness Programs  

· Employee Assistance Program (EAP)