Missoula Family YMCA Preschool Lead Teachers - 19-24 mos & 2-3 yrs - YMCA on Russell in Missoula, Montana
Preschool Lead Teachers - 19-24 mos & 2-3 yrs - YMCA on Russell
Missoula, MT (http://maps.google.com/maps?q=3000+S+Russell+Street+Missoula+MT+59801)
Job Title:Lead Teacher – Full Time preferred
FLSA Status: non-exempt $13.50/hr ($28,080/yr) or more, depends on experience
Department: Development Center
Reports to: Development Center Director Revision Date: 10/2021
Probation: Subject to a 6-month introductory (probationary) period
FULL TIME BENEFITS:paid vacation, sick, holidays and bonus days; free family YMCA membership; health, dental and vision insurance available with employee contribution; retirement savings, and retirement contributions after two years. Part Time benefits include a free individual Y membership, program discounts and retirement contributions after sufficient time worked.
POSITION SUMMARY: The Greater Missoula Family YMCA is hiring team oriented, dependable, loving and compassionate people who love to engage and have fun with children in a quality care learning environment. One position is with a classroom of 8 children 19-24 months, one position is a classroom of 14-16 children 2-3 years old. The Lead Teacher is responsible for organizing and leading daily activities of infants, toddlers and pre-kindergarten children. They oversee the program curriculum and environment, providing a high quality, developmentally appropriate experience to meet the needs of the children and families in the program. We are hiring lead teachers with either: two years’ experience in licensed childcare; a degree in Early Childhood Education, Child Development or Psychology with coursework in child development; or a CDA. Applicants must be able to thrive in an environment with the unique challenges of a non-profit community service organization and work with limited supervision.
At the Missoula Y, we strive for a better us by strengthening our community, every day. We arewelcoming:we are open to all, a place where you can belong and become. We aregenuine: we value you and embrace your individuality. We arehopeful: we believe in you and your potential to create change in the world. We arenurturing: we support you in your journey to develop your full potential. We are above all, we are on a quest to make our community stronger, beginning with you.
To apply go to: http://ymcamissoula.org/employment
Required – Either two years’ experience in a licensed facility, or a degree in Early Childhood Education, Child Development or Psychology with coursework in child development, or a CDA
Required – Must have current CPR and First Aid or obtain within first 30 days of employment
Experience - 1-2 years child care experience or working with children preferred