Lead Teacher

Responsibilities
Woodpark Montessori of Golden Valley is seeking a Lead 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 Education
  • High 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.
  • Specific requirements set by minimum state standards and/or accreditation
  • Ability to use standard office equipment such as a laptop computer and smartphone.