Pre-K Lead Teacher
The Sunshine House Early Learning Academy
 Winston Salem, NC

Why work with The Sunshine House?

Because you love being a part of something bigger than yourself. Because you want to make a difference in the lives of children every day. Because you want to help create a better world. Starting today!

Pre-K Teachers at The Sunshine House spark children's imaginations using the nationally recognized Creative Curriculum that promotes social, physical, and cognitive development. And we have a lot of fun!

Pre-K Lead Teacher essential job responsibilities include:

  • Implementing The Sunshine House curriculum in a way that meets each child's unique learning style.
  • Presenting a welcoming attitude towards families. Engage them in conversation about their child's education, and the features and benefits of our programs.
  • Complying with all state licensing and accreditation regulations.
  • Arriving at work on time, enthusiastic, committed, and professionally prepared every day.
  • Working with your team to achieve the center's goals.
  • Remaining aware of accreditation standards and doing your part to achieve or maintain accreditation for your center.
  • Attending all training, center staff meetings, and other professional development initiatives as required.


  • EDU 119 or higher.
  • Pass state background check and health assessments.
  • CPR and First Aid certifications (or willingness to obtain).
  • Previous experience working with children in a licensed or accredited day care, childcare center or preschool.
  • Spoken and written English fluency (Spanish fluency a plus).
  • Adaptability in a continuously changing, fast-paced environment and participation in activities like singing, dancing, jumping and running.
  • Ability to fully engage in physical activity, including kneeling, stooping, squatting, and standing for a majority of the day.
  • Karaoke skills a plus!

Benefits of working with The Sunshine House:

  • Competitive salary, paid time off and holiday pay
  • Medical / dental / vision benefits, plus optional supplemental insurance plans
  • Friendly, fun environment with a casual dress code
  • 401k retirement plan
  • Paid training and education assistance
  • Employee appreciation program
  • Verizon Wireless and other discounts
  • Complimentary life insurance
  • Free parking and meals with children!