Early Childhood Educator - Early Learning Center, 40 hrs
Early Learning Center
40 Glenridge Drive
Augusta, Maine, 04330
MaineGeneral Health Early Learning Center is a Nationally Accredited program for young children, serving approximately 40 children per day, ages ranging from infants through pre-school.
The Glenridge facility provides a wonderful opportunity for pre-planned intergenerational experiences between our pre-school age children, the residents at Glenridge, and both sets of staff! These experiences encourage the participants to build strong relationships between young children and older adults.
At Glenridge, we have an upbeat and positive team of teachers and assistants that are always striving to meet the goals of the program and look forward to welcoming YOU!
Competitive Benefit package including Health, Dental, and Disability options
Generous earned time off program
Retirement plans with employer match
Robust employee wellness program
Opportunity for intergenerational experience
Plan, develop, care and implements programs and activities for infants through preschool aged children.
Fosters a safe, nurturing, comfortable environment through clear, positive and encouraging words and actions.
Provides for the health and safety of children to ensure constant supervision of the entire group of children as assigned.
Designs, develops and assesses physical, intellectual, social, cultural, creative and emotional needs of children.
Regularly communicates with parents and guardians regarding their child's development needs and learning progress.
The ideal candidate will have:
Associate's degree in Early Childhood Education or a related field or Credentialed as a Childhood Development Associate (CDA) by the Council for Professional Recognition required.
1 year or more of experience is preferred
Ability to effectively relate to children and their families.