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Head Start Teacher - Reno/Sparks, NV
Reno-Sparks Indian Colony Head Start
The teacher manages all aspects of the Head Start classroom including general (day-to-day) supervision of the classroom assistant/aide, volunteers and interns; and assisting in the other areas of the program when needed; working in conjunction with other classroom teachers and staff to provide high quality services to the children and families and to develop and implement the individualized education plans and goals for each child in coordination with parental input including development reports, lesson plans and activities for children through: daily communication, parent conferences and home visits. Teachers are also responsible for providing supervision and educational enrichment of children in a safe and comfortable environment ensuring; the facility and playground areas are safe, the well-being and comprehensive care and education of the children are priority and on a consistent basis meet the social, emotional, physical, educational and intellectual needs of the children based on knowledge of early childhood theories and practices to provide high quality services to children and their families.
The Head Start teacher will meet the qualifications for this position as specified in section 648A of the Head Start Act; must have a Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree in Early Childhood Education from an accredited college or university or an Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in a field related to early childhood education with a minimum of fifteen (15) credits completed in Early Childhood Education
Last Updated: May 26, 2016