Lead Teacher at Open Arms Childcare Center

Company Name
Open Arms Childcare Center
Job Title
Lead Teacher
Company Location
Charleston, SC 29407
Contact Information
(843) 804-9201
Required Education
High School
Rate Range
Job Description

Must have 6 months of experience working in a licensed childcare center.

Independently able to lead a classroom.

Have an awareness of the unique needs of young children and have appropriate expectations of their abilities.

Be mentally and physically capable of caring for a large group of children alone in a classroom

Submit various background checks including those completed through the Department of Human Services.

Be CPR, First Aid, and Blood Borne Pathogen certified or obtain certification upon hire.

Complete a Tuberculosis test and physical and provide a physician’s documentation of both.

Possess a strong work ethic, be punctual, and have minimal absences.

Be able to kneel, bend, squat, lift, push, pull, and carry children up to 70lbs.

Be available for full-time employment and available to work as late as 6:00 pm.

Have dependable transportation.

Job Requirements

Ensure the safety and well-being of each child by responding to their emotional, social, and physical needs as well as their educational needs.

Always utilize developmentally appropriate practice and best practice methods.

Be a positive role model for all caregiving staff and children.

Be customer service orientated and professional.

Provide excellent customer service according to the standards of Open Arms Childcare Centers


COVID-19 considerations:
We provide masks, gloves, and hand sanitizer for our employees.

How to Apply
Sent resumes to openarmsone@wowway.org Attention: Director