Uncertified Floating Lead Teacher.
Job Details
Full Time

Intro/Program Description: Goddard Riverside Community Center is a DOE affiliated program that operates two early childhood centers for working families and their children aged 2 to 5. Each center facilitates classroom activities that promote intellectual, social, emotional, and physical growth through the hands-on exploration of science, nature and art.


Schedule: Monday through Friday   - Hours: 7:30am to 6:00pm 

Role, Responsibilities & Essential Duties
  • Must be willing and able to travel between both ECE Programs as needed.
  • Planning the program, including daily and long range lesson plans.
  • Implementing the curriculum and daily activities.
  • Supervising and managing the classroom.
  • Maintaining a safe environment at all times.
  • Maintaining professional attitudes and loyalty to the school.
  • Conducting twice yearly parent conferences with all parents.
  • Preparing progress reports 3 times a year for all children.
  • Writing and preparing all school reports for children who are transferring to other schools.
  • Writing observations for children and maintaining an observation book.
  • Participating in professional workshops that work for the improvement of early childhood education.
  • Leading weekly team meeting for classroom planning and updates.
  • Maintaining confidentiality about children, their families, and other employees outside the school.
  • Conducting yearly screenings of all children.
  • Supervising outside play yard activities.
  • Meet with supervisor (director) weekly.
  • Submit weekly lesson plans to director.
  • Familiar with Google Classrooms


Qualifications/Educational Requirements

  • Must be on study plan toward being certified with Master Degree in ECE or in a program which will guarantee permanent certification at its completion.
  • Must have 2+ years of experience in Early Childhood;
  • Must have significant experience working as an Assistant Teacher in Early Childhood
  • Must have 1+ years of experience working with children ages 3-5 years old
  • Must be DOI Fingerprinted/ PETS
  • Must be able to pass the state background check
  • Current CPR/First Aid Training a plus
  • Current DOE & DOH mandated trainings a plus
  • Must be able to relate well to children and employees
  • Must be willing to fulfill responsibilities in accordance with the school’s educational philosophy


Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

  • Bilingual preferred
  • Ability to work independently and as a team
  • Ability to take initiative in work assignments
  • Ability to work flexible hours and be flexible with the children
  • Must be highly organized
  • Must have the ability to prioritize work load
  • Must be Creative
  • Must be Patient
  • Knowledge of Google Classroom preferred
  • Must have a good sense of humor and enjoy working with children
  • Additional skills in music, dance, sports, etc. a plus
  • Must be able to use tablet and online applications
  • Must be able to communicate effectively with parents and teaching team
  • Must have basic technology skills
  • Ability to use a tablet & Apps
  • Work experience providing services to children and families.
  • Writing sample required


Physical Requirements

  • Ability to lift and bend up to 50lbs
  • Ability to get down on the floor and play outside with the children


Work Environment

  • Classroom
  • Travel between two sites