Company: Saginaw Intermediate School District
Posted on: June 6, 2021
Job Description Job Summary: This position serves as the lead of
a teaching team in a classroom of preschool children. This position
plans and implements a healthy, safe, and developmentally
appropriate learning environment for preschool children that
promotes developmental gains toward the attainment of kindergarten
readiness skills as defined in the Head Start Program Performance
Standards, The Head Start Child Development and Early Learning
Framework and Kindergarten Readiness Goals. Behavior and actions in
the classroom, with families, the community and with staff serves
as a model of excellence. The Lead Teacher position is one part of
a large system of services provided to children and families. This
position also serves as a social service referral person and shares
responsibility for parent involvement in the program. The position
may be reassigned to various classrooms/centers as deemed necessary
for program operations. The position may serve as program director
for child care licensing purposes.
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelors or Advanced Degree in Early
Childhood Education or Bachelors and coursework equal to a major in
Early Childhood Education with experience teaching preschool. ZA or
ZS endorsement strongly preferred. Must be willing to obtain
Administrative training within six months of employment. Previous
experience working with young children, preferably preschool.
Previous supervision experience preferred. Must be willing and able
to obtain Basic First Aid and CPR Certification and maintain
certification. Acceptable tuberculosis and drug screening results,
a clear criminal records check and an initial health exam are
required post job offer and prior to employment. Current and former
Head Start employees, students, and parents will receive preference
for employment vacancies for which they are qualified.
Application Procedure: Applicants must complete and submit an
online Saginaw Intermediate School District application, cover
letter, resume, three (3) letters of recommendation, and copies of
transcripts are required. An application may be obtained online by
going to the SISD web site at: www.sisd.cc . Click on Employment
and then click on APPLY.
Keywords: Saginaw Intermediate School District, Saginaw , Lead Teacher, Other , Saginaw, Michigan
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