PRESCHOOL TEACHER

Catholic Charities • San Francisco, CA 94102

Posted 1 month ago

Job Description

Job Description

Treasure Island Child Development Center (TICDC) is a collaborative child-centered environment where everyone contributes and feels taken care of. Our community is a coming-together of families and teachers and staff members who express the quality and diversity of the Bay Area. Serving parents with children 3 months to 5 years of age, TICDC provides a secure and stimulating environment in a beautiful setting. Our enriched day program combines the best in early care and education with family support activities and effective resource and referral.

 POSITION PURPOSE:

 To further the Mission and Vision of Catholic Charities SF. The Teacher position is responsible for providing developmentally appropriate care and education for the children, in cooperation with parents and to work as a team with the Treasure Island Development Center staff to implement the philosophy, the goals and objectives of the child care center. The Teacher position acts as a leader in assisting with the mentoring of substitute teachers, aides and interns.

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

Education & Experience:

 

  • Have a minimum of a valid California Associate Teacher permit. A teacher hired with a permit working in the Infant Toddler program must complete at least 6 additional units of coursework in Infant Toddler care.  
  • Minimum one year of center based care experience
  • Understands rationale and procedure for child abuse reporting as mandated by state law and the responsibility for action as a mandated reporter
  • Must be certified in Pediatric CPR and First Aid

 

 

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

 

  • Bilingual is Spanish and/or Chinese preferred but not required
  • Knowledgeable of social issues, such as poverty, violence, racism, that impact children and families.
  • Knowledgeable about child development and is able to recognize deviation from the norm.
  • Understands and uses universal health precautions.
  • Understands emotional and social development including the emergence of identity and self esteem.
  • Must demonstrate an understanding of child development theory and practice.
  • Ability to provide for the care and safety of children without physical or verbal, exploitation or prejudice.
  • Ability to communicate positively and actively develop ongoing interaction with parents in order to discuss daily activities.
  • Achievement oriented.
  • Customer oriented.
  • Demonstrates the necessary attitudes, knowledge and skills to deliver culturally competent services and work effectively in cross-cultural situations.

 

Clearances Required Prior to the First Day of Employment:

  

Fingerprinting

Clearance:    Required    

TB Screening -

Negative Tuberculosis Test:     Required

First Aid Pediatric CPR/1st Aid

Certificate:       N/A

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES


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