Lead Teacher - Zoo Sprouts Daycare

Organization: Sunset Zoo (AZA Member)
Location: Manhattan, Kansas, United States
Job or Internship: Job

The Lead Teacher position contributes to the mission of Sunset Zoo by providing a safe environment and developmentally age-appropriate activities for Sunset Zoo’s nature-based early childhood program. The Lead Teacher develops and implements nature-based curriculum for two and a half to school-aged children. This position develops and maintains positive relationships with families whose children are enrolled in the program, serving as the point-of-contact for all program inquiries; responsible for ensuring program operates in accordance with all licensing standards, policies, and procedures. Develop curriculum; create positive learning environments; foster child development; manage program partnerships; communicate in English language, oral and written, using proper grammar, punctuation, and spelling; animal knowledge and excellent communication to effectively guide and represent the program on behalf of Sunset Zoo.

Maintain licensing requirements of the pre-school daycare program as overseen by the Riley County Health Department and the Kansas Department of Health and Environment. Maintain files on each child enrolled to ensure compliance with Kansas Department of Health and Environment regulations; assist the Curator of Education in scheduling of staff. Requires valid driver’s license.

To apply, visit http://www.cityofmhk.com/index.aspx?NID=1393