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GOODMAN COMMUNITY CENTER Preschool Float Teacher in MADISON, Wisconsin

JOB REQUIREMENTS: Position purpose The early childhood education program at Goodman Community Center is a place for young children 3-5 years of age to learn and grow using a trauma-informed care lens and emphasis on social-emotional learning to provide high quality care and enrichment programming. Staff work as a team to guide the development of the children as they learn in an environment of discovery and play. The Float teachers are expected to help 4K and classroom teachers in organizing, supervising, and implementing preschool programming that supports the goals of GCC's childcare programs. Responsibilities: Assist with classroom transitions while maintaining flexibility in handling unexpected changes in the program day. Float to rooms as needed to ensure teacher to child ratios are maintained. Create a safe, welcoming, and inclusive learning environment for all students and families Support children in their social-emotional development using multiple approaches including Conscious Discipline and positive guidance techniques. Execute activities that encourage children to learn through curiosity, play exploration, and problem solving. Perform additional tasks as assigned to best support classroom success. Communicate child concerns and family needs to the classroom teachers as necessary. Create a culturally inclusive classroom with activities that support different cultures and backgrounds. Observe children's activities and provide high quality supervision in all spaces. Support physical activity and nutrition education Assist and participate in the execution of program orientations, open-house, center-wide events and GCC wide family engagement programming while adhering to GCC standards and program guidelines and meeting all contract or grant obligations. Regularly sanitize and clean classroom spaces and perform additional duties as assigned. ***** OTHER EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: Required Qualifications: 18 years of age or older. Graduation from high school. Experience working in a preschool setting. Qualified to be a Childcare Teacher (a minimum of 2 courses for credit in early childhood education or its equivalent or 2 non-credit approved courses in early childhood). Preferences: Valid driver's license with a clean driving record. Willingness to drive a 15-passenger van with children as passengers. Familiarity with State of WI Child Care Licensing Rules and Regulations and City of Madison Accreditation Guidelines. Familiarity with Creative Curriculum and/or Conscious Discipline Experience working with staff and families from diverse backgrounds and experiences. ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Apply Online: https://recruiting.paylocity.com/Recruiting/Jobs/Details/1056082