Infant Toddler Teacher
Acelero Learning is a pioneering provider of early childhood education and family engagement services through our three business units, all focused on closing the achievement gap for thousands of Head Start children and families across the country. With over $50 million in revenue and unparalleled child outcome data, we are both one of the largest and one of the most innovative companies in our space.
Acelero Learning has two divisions. Acelero Learning is a direct provider Head Start services in four states (New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Nevada and Wisconsin). Shine Early Learning partners with local organizations to support the delivery of high quality services through Shine Assist and Shine Implement programs.
About this role :
We are looking for people who exemplify our values of: Follow-through, Data-driven Decision-making, Proactive Problem-Solving, Open Communication, and Teamwork.
Primary Job Responsibilities :
This position serves as a Teacher for a classroom with a direct focus on children ages 0-3 years of age. The Teacher will work collaboratively with another Teacher(s) to ensure the successful operation of a classroom with a total of 6-8 children mixed in age from birth through 3 years of age. The Teacher also works with a team of other classroom teachers and family members to implement the Creative Curriculum for Infant/Toddlers to achieve outcomes for children of all abilities.
The teacher‘s role encompasses effective practices in the following (as outlined in our Teacher Success Rubric):
CLASS™ teacher-child interactions
Meeting all children’s needs
Working with families
Professional growth and collaboration
Infant/Toddler CDA –OR- AA/BA in Early Childhood Education or related field with at least 120 training hours in Infant/Toddler content plus at least 480 hours of experience working with infant and toddlers
Fully Bilingual in Spanish and English strongly preferred
Able to lift a child weighing 40 pounds, 20 times a day if needed.
Intermediate computer literacy in email, word processing and internet navigation.
Pass all background checks
Maintain certification in CPR and First Aid.
We are an equal opportunity employer, committed to creating a diverse and healthy workplace.