Georgia Employer CHILDCARE PROFESSIONALS in Atlanta, Georgia
Job Requirements: -Must be 18 years of age or older -High school diploma/GED equivalent -Must have current completed first aid/CPR training. -Must have a clear criminal background check. -Prior experience a plus Responsibilities:-Overall supervision and daily class functions of classroom.-Meet the need of each child developmentally on an ongoing basis.-Must attend Georgia Bright From the Start trainings to meet required hours.-Plans with the Director and implements the approved lesson plans and daily classroom schedule.-Provides an attractive, well-kept classroom that encourages creativity and exploration by the children.-Ensures that all class bulletin boards are current and provides the parents with an overview of the material taught in class.-Flexible and energetic on the job -Have the ability to manage multiple duties -Excellent communication and people skills-Maintains a professional attitude and work behavior.-Observes all rules and regulations of center and the local, state or national regulatory agencies pertaining to the health, safety and care of children.-Maintains overall professional personal appearance adhering to the guidelines offered in the training manual.Must also have the following qualifications:* Attend professional meetings, educational conferences, and teacher training workshops to maintain and improve professional competence.* Collaborate with other teachers and administrators in the development, evaluation, and revision of preschool programs.* Establish and enforce rules for behavior, and procedures for maintaining order.* Establish clear objectives for all lessons, units, and projects, and communicate those objectives to children.* Identify children showing signs of emotional, developmental, or health-related problems, and discuss them with supervisors, parents or guardians, and child development specialists.* Maintain accurate and complete student records as required by laws, district policies, and administrative regulations.* Meet with other professionals to discuss individual students'' needs and progress.* Meet with parents and guardians to discuss their children''s progress and needs, determine their priorities for their children, and suggest ways that they can promote learning and development.* Supervise, evaluate, and plan assignments for teacher assistants and volunteers.