The Blake School is seeking qualified candidates who are available for on-call substitute teaching in our on-site Employee Child Care Center. Work hours are variable.
Our program emphasizes meeting the physical, cognitive, social and emotional needs of the children in a cozy, nurturing, responsive setting. Respect for children, manifested in keen observation and attentive listening, is the cornerstone of the program. The curriculum emerges from the needs and interests of the children. The center serves up to 10 children (aged three months to four years) of Blake employees.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities:
Assist Director and Assistant Directors in implementing a progressive Reggio-inspired emergent curriculum designed for children ages three months to four years old
Monitor and support the physical, cognitive, social and emotional well-being of the children
Support each child's individual needs, interests, and growth as well as the collaborative, creative process of the group experience
Help maintain an organized, aesthetically pleasing environment
Maintain vigilant attention to and resolve any safety concerns that arise from the facility or the children
- Communicate effectively with families
Background Check, Sudden Unexpected Infant Death (SUIDS) training, Abusive Head Trauma (AHT) training, CPR with pediatric focus and First Aid. Background check and training completion required prior to substitute teaching. Training expenses are covered by child care center.