2 positions: Teacher for Head Start Program

Job Description
Job Title:                                            2 Teacher positions
Hours/Days:                                      Permanent/Fulltime position, 40 hrs per week
                                                                   36 weeks a year, non-exempt from overtime, 
                                                           Eligible for all employer sponsored benefits
Salary:                                                DOEE – Range $19.84 - $21.94 hr.
Overview of Position:                     
To provide a successful, safe and supervised educational setting for children while they are in the Head Start environment (classroom, outdoor play area, and field trips). To promote the social, emotional, physical, and cognitive development of Head Start children. Encourage parent involvement in all aspects of the program. To develop individual goals for children, provide on-going assessment on progress and facilitate transition into kindergarten. 
Skills & Education Required:
  1. Minimum educational requirement of an Associate's Degree in early childhood education or a Bachelor's in early childhood or an Associate’s/ Bachelor's in a related field that includes 6 classes focusing on early childhood education/development.
  1. Diploma is required to validate Early Childhood Education degree or transcripts to validate 6 related classes if related Associate’s/ Bachelor's Degree.
  2. Experience in pre-school classroom is required. Prefer 2 years in pre-school classroom with ability to adapt curriculum to meet the needs of all children including at risk, special needs, gifted, and culturally diverse populations.
  1. Strong written, oral, and interpersonal skills.
  2. Possess the following abilities – adaptability, sound judgment, initiative, leadership, teamwork, follow up and information monitoring.
  3. Advanced computer skills including Excel, Microsoft Office, internet, email and Child Plus.
Closing Date:                                   
Open until filled. 
Position is being advertised community and corporate wide.
For questions call Lisa McDaniel at 907-452-4267 x222
Submit applications to Lisa McDaniel: Email: lmcdaniel@thrivalaska.com
FAX: 907-479-9035 Mailed or in person at: 1949 Gillam Way, Suite 209 Fairbanks, AK 99701
Contact Information

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100 Cushman Street, Fairbanks, AK 99701 – 907.452.1105 – membership@fairbankschamber.org