Junior Kindergarten Teacher - Gunston at Minnieland Academy

Company Name
Minnieland Academy
Job Title
Junior Kindergarten Teacher - Gunston
Company Location
Woodbridge, VA 22192
Contact Information
Required Education
College Degree
Rate Range
Job Description

Lorton, Virginia.

Minnieland has been providing quality care and education to Virginia families since 1972. We are a family owned business committed to supporting families and children in the communities we serve. We provide engaging educational experiences for infants through school age children that meet their emotional, physical, social and intellectual needs.

The qualified candidate will:

Be committed to helping Minnieland Academy continue to set the standard for high quality child care at every level.

Meet the individual needs of the children.

Work closely with the Lead Teacher to implement developmentally appropriate activities.

Assist students with completing homework assignments as needed.

Participate in staff trainings and required teacher trainings.

Establish positive and effective communication and relationships with families.

Interact with all children to support play, exploration and learning.

Be able to communicate effectively with center director(s).

Establish and maintain a safe, healthy, loving, and nurturing environment for all children.

Be able to lift 50 pounds.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE – (Must have one of the following):

High School Diploma or Equivalent.

Current and active enrollment in an accredited Associates or Bachelor’s degree program; or

Bachelor’s degree or higher in Early Childhood Education (ECE), Elementary Education, or a related field (with a minimum of 30 credits in ECE – for Lead Teacher); or

Current CDA.

This is a full time hourly position. Benefits include but are not limited to: Medical and dental; 401k retirement plan; vacation; and 7 paid holidays. Educational reimbursement after one (1) year of employment.


Job Requirements

Required Experience:

Minimum of 6 months experience working in a licensed child care facility.

Demonstrated knowledge of developmentally appropriate practices.

Excellent written and oral communication skills.

How to Apply
Minnieland Academy is an equal opportunity employer committed to workforce diversity. Apply online at www.minnieland.com.