Preschool Teacher

Cosumnes CSD - Elk Grove, CA

The Cosumnes Community Services District is seeking one (1) full-time Preschool Teacher in the Park and Recreation Department. This position reports to the Recreation Supervisor in the Tiny Tots Preschool Program(s) in Youth Development and regularly exercises lead and sometime supervisory direction to lower level part-time workers in the program area.

Tiny Tot Preschools offer children in the Elk Grove community a wide variety of educational experiences including time to explore and become involved in the learning environment. The program offers opportunities for social, emotional, cognitive, physical, and creative growth; allowing each child the opportunity to play and explore independently and in group activities in the classroom setting.

Under direct supervision, plans and organizes age appropriate programs for children ages 2-5 years. Updates and implements curriculum that is developmentally appropriate and promotes the social, emotional, physical and intellectual growth of the participants. Position may be assigned to specific programs (Toddler or Pre-K) and/or facilities. Functions and responsibilities expected to be performed may vary by area of assignment.

 

Qualifications

Any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required skills, knowledge, and abilities may be considered qualifying at the sole discretion of the District. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and skills would be:
 
Education and Training:

  • An Associate's degree from an accredited college or university in Early Childhood Development or closely related field. A Bachelor's degree is preferred;
  • Completion of fifteen (15) Early Childhood Education units.

Experience:

  • Two (2) years of increasingly responsible work experience or equivalent community/volunteer service in the field(s) to which the position is assigned. One (1) year as a lead worker or teacher.

Special Requirements:

  • Possession of, or the ability to obtain, First Aid and CPR/AED certification within the first sixty (60) days of employment; certification must be maintained through employment;
  • Must possess a valid California class "C" driver's license, with a satisfactory driving record as determined by the District insurance carrier and maintain it throughout employment.

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Contact Info

Cosumnes CSD- HR 916-405-7190

Job Details

Category: Educators/Classroom

Type: FT

Location: Elk Grove, CA

Salary: 40404.00 - 54144.00

Posted On: July 29th, 2019

Agency Details

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