The Goddard School in Rancho Cordova, is an early childhood education school and offers a renowned program with a Piaget (play-based learning) foundation. The focus of our program is to provide a life-long love of learning. Due to our growing enrollment, we are in need of highly qualified childhood educators who are able to use their creativity and the Goddard Developmental Guidelines as the basis for unique lesson plans, brought to life in a fun and imaginative way.
Immediate openings for fully qualified Lead and Assistant Lead Teachers in our Preschool and Infant classrooms.
Open positions are full time or afternoon part time.
All teachers work together as a team on the following: ~ Developing and implementing lesson plans
~ Designing an appropriate room arrangement to support the goals and developmental level of the children in the classroom
~ Planning and implementing activities that develop self-esteem and social skills
~ Communicating appropriately and professionally with parents and fellow faculty
~ Meeting Goddard Quality Assurance and California state requirements
~ Floating Teachers will assist in various classrooms
Lead Teacher Qualifications
* Prior classroom experience (Preschool or Infant)
* Demonstrated knowledge of developmentally appropriate practices
* Strong written and communication skills
* Child Development or Early Education degree preferred
* Must be able to lift up to 40 pounds
For consideration in this position, you must have:
1) A minimum 12 core ECE or Child Development (approved infant class required for infant teacher positions) classes. B.A. or A.A preferred.
2) Minimum of 6 months working experience in a large center environment
3) Have a current TB clearance prior to employment
4) Clear DOJ Livescan
5) Complete California state required health clearance
6) Have or be able to obtain state required immunizations
7) CPR and First Aid Certified is a plus
The Goddard School offers these benefits based on experience and education:
~Curricular Resource Program
~Paid Sick Leave
Enjoy a fresh start to your new year and join our dedicated team of Early Childhood Educators.
Forward your resume to us today for a bright start to your new year or apply online
The Goddard School Rancho Cordova is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
ABOUT THE GODDARD SCHOOL
Learning for fun. Learning for life.® For 30 years, The Goddard School has used the most current, academically endorsed methods to ensure that children from six weeks to six years old have fun while learning the skills they need for long-term success in school and in life. Talented teachers collaborate with parents to nurture children into respectful, confident and joyful learners. The Goddard School’s AdvancED- and Middle States-accredited F.L.EX.® Learning Program reaches more than 65,000 students in more than 460 Goddard Schools in 36 states. The Goddard School’s comprehensive play-based curriculum, developed with early childhood education experts, provides the best childhood preparation for social and academic success.
ABOUT GODDARD SYSTEMS, INC.
Goddard Systems, Inc. (GSI), the franchisor of The Goddard School, is consistently named one of the top childcare franchises in the United States by Entrepreneur magazine and one of the Top 200 Franchise Systems (in worldwide sales) by Franchise Times. Headquartered in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, The Goddard School franchise currently licenses more than 460 franchised Schools with more than 65,000 students in 36 states.
The Goddard School’s AdvancED- and Middle States-accredited F.L.EX.® Learning Program (Fun Learning Experience), a comprehensive play-based curriculum developed by early childhood education experts, provides the best childhood preparation for social and academic success. With a proven system in place and a strong network of dedicated franchisees, GSI is the acknowledged leader in franchised childcare and a premier educational childcare provider.