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St. Mary's Child Care Center looking for lead teacher

Those interested can email resumes to cstokes@feliciansisters.org. (WDIV)

Job Title

Lead teacher

Company Name

St. Mary's Child Care Center

Location 

Livonia

Job Type

Full time

Job Summary

The Lead Teacher is responsible for planning, implementation, and evaluation of the classroom program and child assessment for children enrolled at St. Mary Child Care Center. The role includes helping to provide developmentally appropriate practices and high quality early care and education in a manner that is reflective of the Felician Sisters' Core Values for Ministry (Respect for Human Dignity, Compassion, Justice & Peace, Solidarity with the Poor, and Transformation). The Lead Teacher performs his/her duties in partnership with the teacher aides to ensure that the needs of children and their families are understood and communicated. The lead teacher is responsible for overseeing the care giving staff for their assigned classroom.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Ability to sit (25%), walk/stand (75%), routinely throughout the shift
  • Must be able to periodically lift up to 50 lbs
  • Must have functional senses/manual dexterity to carry out the job; communicate effectively; and use of office equipment
  • Must have the ability to deal effectively with the stress of managing emergency/critical situations and multiple tasks
  • Knowledge of child development (infant 8 years)
  • Knowledge of grammar and spelling for daily verbal and written communication
  • Ability to keep confidences regarding staff, parents and children
  • Completion of developmentally appropriate lesson plans weekly
  • Annual CPR, First Aid Training and 24 hours of professional development

Qualifications and Skills

How to apply

Email resume to cstokes@feliciansisters.org