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Early Childhood Education - Early Pre-School Teacher
JCC of Indianapolis
6701 Hoover Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46260

JCC Info:

For over 100 years, members of the Indianapolis community have enjoyed a diverse range of services for all ages and interests at the JCC Indianapolis. With recreational, educational and social programs and facilities that include a fitness center, water park, therapy pool, early childhood education center, art gallery, indoor tennis center, basketball courts and more, you cant help but find something to love at the JCC Indianapolis. For more information, visit

Principal Responsibilities:

POSITION SUMMARY: The preschool teacher, working with 2 ? - 3 year olds, will co-lead in establishing curriculum for classroom and working with co-teacher to provide a loving and nurturing environment and implement activities which promote stimulation, learning and fun. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  Maintains and orderly and safe classroom environment.  Creates a loving, warm and nurturing environment for the children.  Actively participates in all activities with children.  Communicates with co-teacher and/or parents at the beginning and end of the day.  Assists with activity planning and preparation of materials and supplies for daily use.  Any additional duties as assigned by management. EQUIPMENT USED:  Copier  Telephone  Computer  Laminator WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work environment is usually fast paced and the position requires high mobility, standing, walking, bending and sitting on the floor at the childs level. Must be able to lift and carry young children up to 40 pounds.

Minimum Qualifications:

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:  CDA certification;  Associates degree in Early Childhood Education or;  Bachelors degree in Early Childhood Education is required;  Minimum of 2 years of childcare experience required.KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES:  Knowledge of child development and/or early childhood education.  Knowledge of general safety rules and basic first aid.  Knowledge of toilet learning process.  Ability to interact with children and remain calm.  Ability to handle multiple tasks.  Good communication skills.  Ability to work effectively in teams and individually.  Ability to always exhibit good judgment, maturity and stability.Please see job description