The Lead Teacher is the primary classroom leader and as such directs the actions of the assistant teacher and any float teachers, but also is responsible for the overall activities of the children and their care. He/she will communicate with the parents on an ongoing basis, will interact with the children to ensure they are properly cared for and kept safe and engaged, and will work with the school administrators to deliver the curriculum and perform other duties as assigned.
We offer medical, dental and vision insurance to all employees who work 30 hours or more per week. We also offer 401K retirement savings accounts, paid holidays, sick and vacation leave.
Qualification #1: Must be 18 years or older and have completed High School or the equivalent.
Qualification #2: Must have documented child development education or work experience in the WA state “STARS” system within six months of hire.
Qualification #3: Must be a U.S. citizen or have legal resident alien status and successfully pass a criminal background check.
Qualification #4: Must meet all the state requirements for immunizations, first aid and CPR certification, as well as understanding the WA state rules around being a mandated reporter of any suspected child abuse or neglect.