Position(s): Teacher/ Teacher Assistant/Classroom Support
Location: Moab, Utah
Closing Date: Open until filled
Work Hours: 25-40 hours per week, Monday through Friday, seasonal, eligible for unemployment in the summer months.
Salary Range: Starting at $17.04 for teacher position, 16.40 for classroom support position. Education will be considered in the pay rate. If additional education is required program will pay tuition costs.
Benefits: medical, dental, vision, 401K, paid holidays, vacation, and Employee Assistant Program provided through Blomquist Hale.
Educational Requirements: Must have an Associate or Bachelor’s degree in early childhood or a related field with 15 early childhood credits. If there is no degree, you must be willing to obtain one or obtain CDA upon hire within a specified timeframe.
Minimum of 2 years working with preschool children preferred.
Minimum of 1-year supervisory experience preferred.
Experience developing and implementing lesson plans.
Experience implementing and monitoring individualized education programs written for children with disabilities.
Skills required: Work as a team with teaching staff following all established classroom practices and ensure a safe, secure, nurturing, welcoming, fun-filled learning environment for preschool children. Ensures visual active supervision of children in the classroom and outdoors at all times. Good working knowledge of early childhood development. Must have good planning and organizational skills; be able to communicate clearly both verbally and in writing. Must have basic computer skills. Must have good observation and assessment skills, including administering screening and assessment tools and keeping accurate records.
Other factors: Must be willing to travel occasionally, including overnight trips, and have reliable transportation and a valid Utah Driver’s License. Must be willing to attend meetings and training. Must be willing to complete and pass a medical physical exam every 4 years. Must adhere to Head Start Performance Standards, RUCD Policies & Procedures, and Code of Conduct and Professional Ethics. Must agree to and pass a background check and drug screen. Must be 18 years or older upon applying.
Additional information: Please submit any transcripts, degrees, or certifications with your resume. Job description available upon request.
"This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer."