Overview: The ODC Network (ODCN) runs a childcare program for their staff called Hatchlings which receives oversight from Little Hawks Discovery Preschool management. The ODCN is looking for a person with a genuine love for young children and a commitment to high quality care who is talented, enthusiastic, and motivated to be part of our team. Teachers at Hatchlings staff childcare must be willing to spend time outdoors in all weather with their students!
Position Description: The Childcare Teacher will be responsible for creating a safe and caring environment that is filled with meaningful experiences for young children. They must expect to spend time outdoors, in all weather, with their daycare children in their efforts to make a difference in the lives of young children and their families. Additionally, they must effectively and efficiently run the daily operation of the Infant/Toddler/Preschool childcare program. The Childcare Teacher is responsible for supporting the mission of the ODCN through the development and facilitation of caring for children’s basic needs. Responsibilities focus on the supervision and monitoring the safety of children in their care while designing nature based experiences that include art, fine motor, gross motor, and early literacy skills that will aid in their development and desire for exploration.
Education/Experience: Associate degree or higher in early childhood education or child development OR a Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential. Experience working with children and families.
Status: Full Time
Start Date: Immediately