JOB TITLE: Teacher


  1. The Early Childhood Teacher is required to plan and implement curriculum in his/her primary classrooms.
  2. The Early Childhood Teacher should have the ability to interact with the children and encourage them to participate in various activities.
  3. He/She is required to deal with small children and hence it is important to practice patience and good presence of mind.
  4. He/She is required to address children’s social/emotional as well as their educational needs
  5. Early Childhood Teachers must also assess the children’s learning as well as their social/emotional.
  6. Early childhood teacher should always show attention to each and every child


Early Childhood Teacher is required to have 60 semester hours (or 90 quarter hours) of credits from an accredited college or university with 6 semesters hours (or 9 quarter hours) in courses related directly to child care and/or child development, from birth to age 6; or 30 semester hours in Early Childhood or Child Development with 6 semester hours in early childhood or child development and 1650 hours working in a preschool class or daycare center; or completion of a credentialing program approved by the Department.


  • Plan activities using a variety of materials and equipment to develop literacy, math, science, diversity, art and cognitive skills.
  • Observe children to evaluate and record their progress, and identify specific needs of each child.
  • Discuss with parents aspects of their child’s development and goals for future learning.
  • Plan and implement lesson plans
  • Promote awareness and appreciation of all cultures
  • Promote good health and safety practices.
  • Guide and team teach with teacher assistants
  • Assist children with their toileting  and other personal needs
  • Attend to sick children and those in need of first aid, and fill out required accident forms
  • Overall provide a safe, nurturing environment to learn and play.
  • First Aid and CPR
  • ECE 1 (set of trainings)
  • Physical less than 6 months old
  • Fingerprinting and background clearance