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Early Childhood Education Teacher

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 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 6:15am-6:15pm (four 10 hour days with varying daily schedules).

Our Early Childhood Education Teacher position is eligible for a $1000 sign-on bonus!

Job Summary: 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.

Required Education: HS Diploma, NC Early Childhood Credential and at least 12 semester hours of college credit in Early Childhood Education or graduate of a related higher level degree program.

Preferred Education: Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education or related field with at least 12 semester hours of college credit in Early Childhood Education or Child DevelopmentorBachelor'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

Required License: Certification in CPR and First Aid

Required Experience: 2 years in child care

Additional Skills Required:

  • DHHS NC Division of Child Development Criminal Background Letter and DHHS NC Division of Child Development approved training hours as outlined for the department.
  • ITS SIDS for teachers who work in classrooms with children ages two and under must be obtained within two months of hire.
  • Ability to successfully complete generic and department-specific skills validation and competency testing.

Additional Skills Preferred:

Playground safety certification.

Mission Health is one of NC's largest health systems and fully committed to helping our community Be Well, Get Well and Stay Well .

Experience our difference, 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.

Whether you work in the heart of Asheville at Mission Hospital or at one of our local community hospitals across western NC, you'll be part of something bigger. Mission is an operating division of HCA Healthcare, named as one of the World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere. We want you to join our tradition of excellence. Intrigued? We'd love for you to apply to our opportunity today!

Why wait? Start your easy, streamlined application process today at . Come find your place at Mission Health.

Mission Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and as such offers equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, genetic information, protected veteran status or any other protected characteristic.