Daycare Teacher

Company Name:
Cornerstone Early Learning Center
Company Address:
2000 N Cole St
Lima, OH 45801
Date Job is Available:
April 20th, 2023
Deadline for Application:
May 21st, 2023
Job Description:
About: Cornerstone Early Learning Center is a Christ-centered early childhood center that provides a safe, high-quality educational environment. We instill a love for God and love for learning. Together with our students' parents, we are building future leaders for our community. Responsibilities:
  • Supports the vision of the center and the Lead Teacher
  • Provides an atmosphere of learning in the classroom
  • Monitors behavior in the classroom and addresses it to ensure a safe and effective learning environment for all children
  • Provides 1:1 or small group care for children who need additional assistance in the classroom
Job Duties:
  • Coordinates with the Lead Teacher and implements lesson plans in accordance with the creative curriculum
  • Serves and cleans children up after meals and projects
  • Assists the Lead Teacher in providing a fun, safe learning environment
  • Accepts and performs tasks of the Lead Teacher in his/her absence
  • Remains current on all selected trainings and professional development to maintain compliance and be in line with the vision of the center
  • Attends and participates in staff meetings and center events
  • Meets expectations of delivering exceptional customer service to families enrolled at CELC
  • Reports pass-down via communication book and parent log in respective classroom(s), ensuring continuity of care throughout the day
  • Maintains a clean and positive environment for children and staff
  • Reports classroom issues such as broken items, children’s behavior, and general concerns to the Assistant Administrator
  • Reports to work as scheduled and follows all attendance/time off policies
  • Lead by example in character, actions, and communication
  • Maintains confidentiality, reports suspicion of child abuse, and performs first aid and CPR as needed
  • Completes and submits all required paperwork for compliance regulations for CELC, SUTQ, ODJFS, and CACFP, and any other bodies governing or partnering with the center as required
  • Knows and adheres to classroom ratio along with knowing the youngest and oldest child in that classroom
  • Helps train new hires coming into the classroom
  • You may be asked to help the Lead Teacher with some of their paperwork
  • You will help with the weekly bleaching schedule that needs to be followed for that classroom
  • Knows proper serving sizes for the children in your classroom
  • Verifies identification for adults picking up children as needed
  • High school diploma is required; CDA, Associate preferred
  • Must love to work with children, families, and staff
  • CPR/First Aid Certification, Child Abuse Training, and Communicable Disease Training
  • Be willing to participate in a state and federal background check
Work Hours: 2:30pm to 6:30pm - Closers needed!