Toddler Classroom Teacher

The Sunshine House Early Learning Academy Columbia, SC
The Sunshine House is looking for an experienced and energetic teacher for our toddler classroom!

The ideal candidate will have a Child Development Associate, CPR and first aid certifications, and at least one year of experience working with toddlers.

Toddler teachers at The Sunshine House:

* Use only positive early childhood guidance strategies to instruct children.

* Implement The Sunshine House Early Learning Academy curriculum in a way that meets each child's unique learning style.

* Remain aware of all surroundings in and outside the day care and report or correct unsafe conditions promptly.

* Comply with state licensing and accreditation regulations for childcare centers.

* Work with our team to achieve the childcare center's goals.

* Present a welcoming attitude towards prospective families who tour the day care center. Engage them in conversation about their child's education, and the features and benefits of our early childhood programs.

* Attend day care training, center staff meetings, and other professional development initiatives as required.

Imagine coming to work each day knowing your actions will positively impact your community and the next generation!

Job Requirements:

* High School Diploma or equivalent; advanced degrees preferred

* Early childhood education credentials, such as ECD 101 or a CDA

* One year of early childhood education experience

* Speak, read, and write English fluently

* CPR and 1st Aid Certifications (or willingness to obtain these)

* Must be able to adapt to continuously changing, fast-paced environment, and make the children's needs your primary focus

* Must be able to kneel, stoop, squat, and stand for a majority of the day

* Must be able to lift up to 30 pounds