Right At School

Child Care Teacher

3+ months agoLedyard, CT

Description

Love kids?

Looking for a part time position that enables you to make an impact on your community?

Join our team!

As an Educator with Right At School, you'll have a positive impact on students, parents and schools in your local community! Be a part of an organization that is changing the game in before and after school care!

We provide our team of educators with the best training and development in the afterschool child care profession! With our innovative online and in person trainings, 99% of employees feel confident and effective just one month into their work. You will have access to our 300+ training modules in our online library, and pay increases based on your voluntary development.

As an Educator, you will:

  • Engage youth in academic and social enrichment activities that expand & enhance school day learning in a meaningful way
  • Partner with the Program Manager to deliver dynamic Right At School curriculum, support homework completion, lead fun fitness activities, and guide children safely through all activities
  • Actively partner and communicate with parents in order to provide the best child care for their children
  • Model positive guidance and effective classroom management to maintain the safety and well-being and attention of all children
  • Organize program materials for lessons and activities, as well as document attendance, incidents and other observation
  • Regularly check in with the Program Manager regarding personal and child performance metrics


Requirements

What We Are Looking For:
  • High school diploma/GED required
  • Teachers who have experience working with children AND/OR college credits in early childhood/elementary/related field
  • Outstanding customer service and relationship building skills
  • Individuals who work well in a team environment
  • Excellent communication skills with varied audience including children, parents, staff and school personnel
  • Ability to meet state-specific requirements; FA/CPR, Mandated Reporter, Cleared TB
  • Respect for and dedication to working with children with special needs
  • A love for children!


Benefits

Benefits of being an Educator with Right At School:
  • Opportunity to make a difference in your community and positively impact families
  • Ongoing professional development with pay raise incentives
  • Provide meaningful fun and employ Disguised Learning
  • Flexible working hours aligned with school schedules
  • Competitive compensation and benefits, including: free before and after school childcare, commuter benefits, supplemental insurance (short term disability, life insurance, etc.) based on eligibility

One of our core values is being "locally-inspired." We will follow the guidance of our State and school district level partners in regard to any COVID-19 vaccination and/or testing requirements they may put in place. In some areas this may mean that employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in order to work in schools (except where medical or religious exemptions may apply). Employees are also required to wear masks at all times during work hours, regardless of vaccination status.

Right At School is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, military or veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law.

Job ID: right_at_school-667F960260