Lead Preschool Teacher / Director


LEAD PRESCHOOL TEACHER/DIRECTOR

STILLWATER CHRISTIAN PRESCHOOL

 

JOB TITLE:  Lead Preschool Teacher/Director


SALARY: $19,000


GENERAL JOB DESCRIPTION: 

Stillwater Christian Church Preschool is looking for a high-energy lead teacher who can help create a faith-based fun environment and incorporate educational programs that assist in our children's development. Someone who knows and loves the Lord and desires to direct children on a path toward knowing and loving the Lord as well.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

24+ credits in Early Childhood Education preferred    AND/OR

2+ years of experience working with preschool children.

Member of Stillwater Christian Church (OR willingness to place membership)

All necessary clearances:

        Act 34 (PA State Police Criminal Background Check),

        Act 114 (Federal Criminal History Record),

        Act 151 PA Child Abuse History Clearance,

Mandated Reporter Certification

CPR and First Aid Training Certification

 

RESPONSIBILITIES LEAD TEACHER:

Develop Christian based preschool curriculum in accordance with Stillwater Christian Preschool’s Philosophy.


Implement curriculum (differentiating as needed).


Develop lesson plans that prepare children for kindergarten.


Develop schedules, routines, and procedures for the preschool.


Ensure the safety of children during all activities.


Supervise field trips, guest speakers, and special events (as needed).


Communicate with parents regularly and conduct parent teacher conferences.


Monitor student behavior and discipline according to Stillwater Christian Preschool’s policy.


Collaborate, plan and implement program activities with Associate Teacher.


Assess student’s academic, social, emotional, and developmental progress.

 

Manage preschool facilities, maintaining a clean and tidy classroom consistent with health and safety standards.

 

Manage general preschool budget (ordering and maintaining supplies and materials necessary for the program).


Obtain substitutes for lead/associate teacher illnesses.


Report program outcomes to the preschool’s governing board of directors.



KEY COMPETENCIES:

 

Someone who knows and loves the Lord

Evidence of good moral character and physical/mental fitness.