Website Rivendell School of Northern Colorado

This position’s purpose is to provide engaging and meaningful individualized learning experiences for three and four year old students in a multi-age classroom.

August 12th, 2019 – May 25, 2020 (with the possibility of re-hire)

Hours 8:00am – 4:00pm, M-F

Required Qualifications: 

  • Colorado Early Childhood Teacher Certified
  • Current Teaching License preferred

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Organization and Classroom Management:

  • Establish routines and provide positive guidance
  • Provide a safe and secure environment for children to feel comfortable
  • Implement positive discipline when required
  • Clearly and effectively communicate in a manner that children understand
  • Observe children and make note of progress
  • Integrate special needs children in a positive and respectful manner

Instructional Practice:

  • Plan and execute appropriate activities for the children each day to meet the physical,
    emotional, intellectual and social needs of the children in the program
  • Develop culturally appropriate programs and activities
  • Incorporate activities that include numeracy and literacy concepts
  • Ensure children are supervised at all times
  • Provide various experiences and activities for children including songs, games and storytelling
  • Build children’s esteem
  • Comfort children
  • Provide a safe and secure environment for children to feel comfortable
  • Implement positive discipline when needed
  • Clearly and effectively communicate in a manner that children understand
  • Observe children and make note of progress to be communicated to the parent
  • Integrate special needs children in a positive and respectful manner

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Child development and early education theories and practices
  • Safe and appropriate activities for children-relevant legislation
  • Policies and procedures to ensure that children are supervised and safe at all time.

To apply for this job please visit www.rivendell-school.org.