Lead Infant Teacher

Responsibilities
Step By Step Montessori of Edina is looking for a lead infant teacher.

Position Summary:

The Lead Teacher will implement curriculum in a safe, healthy and nurturing classroom environment that supports each child's social, emotional, physical and cognitive growth and development.

Facilitate classroom activities.

Create engaging, age-appropriate lessons using provided/developed curriculum.

Establish classroom management utilizing positive coaching.

Encourage and assist in positive social interactions.

Design and maintain a learning environment that is inspiring and is conducive to the optimal growth and development of each child.

Ensure safety and well-being of children at all times.

Experience and EducationHigh School Diploma or GED

Associates Degree in Early Childhood Development / CDA Certified preferred.

6 months prior experience working in a certified child development center (1 year preferred).

Prior experience with the assigned age group.

Must be at least 18 or older.

Ability to lift up to 35 pounds.

Ability to use standard office equipment such as a laptop computer and smartphone.