Rutland County Head Start - Lead Teacher $3,000 Sign On Bonus
Rutland County Head Start
Location: Rutland, Vermont
Type: Full Time
$3,000 Sign On Bonus
4 Year Degree
2 openings available.
Rutland County Head Start is seeking dedicated early childhood education Lead Teachers to join our comprehensive, integrated, and family-centered early childhood program. Rutland County Head Start embraces a unified approach that fosters teamwork and engages in partnership with the children and families we serve.
Lead Teachers are responsible for:
Leading and managing a classroom
Developing a caring, supportive atmosphere for children and their parents
Providing an effective learning environment within the classroom with the focus on school readiness skills
Collaborating with other teachers and staff to support each individual child's needs.
What's in it for YOU?
$3,000 Sign On Bonus*
Employee Referral Program - Earn Up to $1,800!
Very Generous Paid Time Off
Tuition Reimbursement and Discounts
Federal Student Loan Forgiveness Eligibility
What is Required
BA in Early Childhood Education (ECE) or related field (early childhood education coursework) required
Teaching License with Early Childhood Education Endorsement preferred
At least two years of experience working within a preschool classroom
Must have a valid driver's license, reliable transportation with personal automobile liability insurance coverage at or above the levels mandated by the State of Vermont.
Fully vaccinated for COVID-19 per the Office of Head Start's COVID-19 vaccine requirement
*Successful completion of a criminal history background check after hire.
Rutland County Head Start prepares children for a successful school experience through comprehensive, integrated, family-centered services in a safe, nurturing environment.
Our Head Start program emphasizes the individual needs of each child in our care, and celebrates the unique ethnic and cultural characteristics of all.