Employment

Lead Teacher

PROGRAM

Head Start/Early Head Start 

REPORTS TO

Child Development Center (CDC) Supervisor

JOB SUMMARY

In accordance with established program standards, state and federal regulations, work with young children, including children with special needs, ages 3 to 5 and carryout developmentally/age appropriate activities that support school readiness. Responsibilities include:  provide a safe, healthy and compliant environment for supervision, development and learning; establish and implement daily lesson plan; prepare and implement age-appropriate curriculum and developmental experiences and school readiness learning activities; supervise children in the classroom and other learning areas/spaces; implement activities specified on Individualized Education Plans (IEPs) for children with special needs; conduct developmental screenings, parent-teacher conferences and home visits; promote parent involvement in the classroom and/or center through implementation of center activities and parent meetings; track and report parent volunteer and in-kind hours/donations; conduct inventory of classroom equipment and supplies; maintain current record-keeping compliant with program procedures; attend staff meetings, training and workshops; serve as center designee for center licensing regulatory requirements; perform other related duties as required. 

REQUIREMENTS

Minimum, 2-Year degree (Associate) in Early Childhood Education (ECE) /Child Development and two (2) years demonstrated experience working with young children; must have a valid State of Ohio Driver’s License and transportation (some travel required for home visits, training and getting to/from assigned worksite located across the Summit County area); computer literacy; criminal background checks conducted

PAY RATE

$19.50 p/hr., Pay Level 10

BENEFITS

Medical, Life, Dental, Vision, Prescription, 403-b Retirement Plan with employer matching, Paid Holidays, Employee Assistance Program and other benefits as applicable to work classification

CLASSIFICATION SCHEDULE

Regular, Full-time, Seasonal (9 months)

FSLA STATUS

Non-Exempt 

SITE ASSIGNMENT

Child Development Centers are located throughout Summit County. Worksite assignments are based on program needs and subject to change during the course of employment.

POSTINGS DATE

January 8, 2021 UNTIL FILLED 

SEND RESUMES/APPLICATIONS TO          

Community Action Akron Summit
Human Resources Department
55 East Mill Street                                     
Akron, Oh 44308

Or, E-mail Resume to: resumes@ca-akron.org


NO PHONE CALLS

Applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.  Applications/resumes are kept on file for 6-months.
EOE