Goddard School Full-time or Part-time After-School Teacher - Ashburn at Belmont Greene in Ashburn - Belmont Greene, Virginia
Full-time or Part-time After-School Teacher
Ashburn - Belmont Greene, VA
The Goddard School® located in Belmont Greene - Ashburn (off Belmont Ridge Road), Virginia, is currently seeking an After-School Teacher.
Our School address is 42885 Orchard Oriole Drive, Ashburn, VA 20147
An After-School Teacher at The Goddard School is responsible for establishing and maintaining a safe, healthy and nurturing learning environment. Additionally, an After-School Teacher is responsible to work together with an Assistant Teacher and in conjunction with the entire faculty. The hours for this position are from 1PM-6:30PM or 11AM-6:30PM.
An After-School Teacher must meet the qualifications of Virginia State and those set forth in the National Standards for hiring (see www.bls.gov), including the following:
Ability to hear the conversational voice, with or without a hearing aid
Ability to see and read newsprint, with or without corrective lenses
Ability to speak and be understood under normal circumstances
Ability to lift and carry children and other items weighing up to 50 pounds
Ability to use arms, hands, legs, and feet, with or without corrective devices; this includes the ability to evacuate the building during emergencies
Ability to handle crisis situations, especially where children are involved
Ability to respond immediately to emergency situations
Ability to work full-time, all year-round, with qualified and approved days off both personal and vacation
All candidates, who wish to be considered for the position of After-School Teacher must meet one or more of the following criteria, in addition to any/all requirements that may be mandated by Virginia State and/or local licensing authorities:
A Bachelor’s degree or higher in Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, Child Development.
Working towards a Bachelor's Degree or higher
Relevant experience in childcare
All candidates, who wish to be considered for the position of After-School Teacher must have the following, in addition to the above Educational Qualifications:
Familiarity with Virginia Standards of Learning
Experience working with young children in school setting
Demonstrated knowledge of developmentally appropriate practices
Mastery of the English language, as spoken and written, to permit effective communication with parents.
Writing lesson plans using scope and sequence with Loudoun County Public Schools textbooks in Reading, Language Arts, Science, and Math
Familiarity with computerized assessments of skills, Guided Reading, Reading and Math Groups and the use of Smart Boards.
After-School Teacher Responsibilities
An After-School Teacher’s responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following:
Establish and maintain a safe, healthy and nurturing learning environment
Design an appropriate room arrangement to support the goals and developmental level of the children in the classroom
Develop an appropriate classroom management system to support the goals and developmental level of the children in the classroom
Drive a Goddard vehicle to pick up students from elementary school
Ensure that classroom equipment is in good repair
Understand and implement The Goddard School® emergency procedure(s)
Promote healthy eating practices at snack time
Ensure that children are always within state ratio requirements
Perform nominal cleaning responsibilities (e.g., spills) immediately
Perform major cleaning during times when children are not present
Post a classroom schedule that meets the needs of the children and includes a routine and learning opportunities
Post and adhere to all Goddard Systems, Inc. (GSI) Health and Safety policies and procedures