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Mid-Columbia Children’s Council is a comprehensive family-centered 501(c)3 nonprofit organization providing quality preschool and early childhood programs in Oregon and Washington States since 1987.

Our Mission: Educating children and families with innovative, high-quality early childhood learning opportunities and family partnerships to build better communities, one person at a time.

Our Vision: Nurturing Children and Families Today, Strengthen Communities for Tomorrow

Job Posting: Lead Teacher

Hiring Range: $18.75-$26.59/hourly. Depending on Education and Experience.

Job Description: The Lead Teacher instructs preschool-aged children in activities designed to promote social, physical, and intellectual growth. Performs a variety of tasks, such as dressing, feeding, bathing, and overseeing play of children in care. This role also develops individual goals for children, providing on-going assessment on progress and facilitating kindergarten transition. The Lead Teacher provides day-to-day supervision of classroom staff and volunteers. The Lead Teacher develops a partnership with parents and encourage their involvement in all aspects of the program.

Job Requirements: Bachelor’s degree preferred in Early childhood education or a field related to early childhood education; OR An associate degree with additional training or additional certification in early childhood education or a field related to early childhood education, as determined by the Division; OR Child Development Associate (CDA) Preschool Credential Three years of related experience or relevant coursework. Knowledge of principles and methods for curriculum and training design, teaching and instruction for individuals and groups, and the measurement of training effects. Selecting and using training/instructional methods and procedures appropriate for the situation when learning or teaching new things

Benefits Eligible: Medical, Dental, Vision, Voluntary benefits available, Sick Leave, Vacation, PTO, and 401(k) Retirement Plan.

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