Early Childhood Education Teacher - Team Leader

  • Mission Health System
  • Asheville, NC, USA
  • Dec 08, 2018
Administrative / Clerical

Job Description

We are looking for an individual who would like to become a part of our 5 Star Child Development Center in a role as a team leader, guide and teacher of children ages 6 weeks to 5 years. The ideal candidate will recognize the importance of developmentally appropriate practices in the first 2000 days of a child's life and will be knowledgeable and confident in creating the best possible environments to accomplish specific goals as part of a daily routine. Mission is recognized as a Great Place to Work and Practice, which is driven by the quality individuals who work for Mission. If you have the same commitment to excellence in Early Childhood Education and enjoy working with a large and diverse group of both children and adults then we encourage you to apply today to join our team.

This is a full-time benefitted position h ours will vary and rotate with other team leader from 7:30-4:00 and 9:45a-6:15p.

Job Summary: The Team Leader, under the supervision of the Center's Manager, ensures effective and efficient daily operations of the Center. The Team Leader promotes the physical, intellectual, social and emotional growth and development of young children by providing and supporting quality child care for Mission families in a safe, orderly, healthy and developmentally appropriate learning environment. The Team Leader supports the mission of the Center by helping to advance and facilitate programs that support young children's development and educational success.

Required Education: Bachelor's Degree in Early Childhood Education or related field with at least 18 semester hours of college credit in Early Childhood Education or Child Development

Preferred Education: Master's Degree in a related field

Required License: ECE Administration Credential' Level II, Certification in CPR and First Aid

Preferred License: ECE Administration Credential Level III

Required Experience: 2 years in child care

Preferred Experience: Child Care Center Leadership experience

Mission Health has been named one of the Top 15 Health Systems in America for an unprecedented sixth time in seven years . Mission Health is fully committed to helping our community Be Well, Get Well and Stay Well . Experience the difference of an Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces TM employer , nestled in the 18-county region in the lush mountains in and around Asheville. Our progressive culture highlights and recognizes the strengths of our team members through innovative programs like StandOut. A Total Rewards program goes beyond traditional benefits to include tuition reimbursement, employee discounts, adoption assistance, pet insurance and more. The My Healthy Life TM staff wellness program has been recognized as one of the nation's "Best and Brightest in Wellness" for two consecutive years.

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