Under the supervision of the Program Director and the direction of the Lead Teacher, the Early Head Start Teacher ensures the safety and well-being of each child in the program at all times by providing a safe and healthy environment. This position assists in implementing a developmentally appropriate plan for a group of six-weeks to three-years old children and providing quality early childhood experiences.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate performing the essential functions of this job. Individuals need to be able to sit on the floor and stand throughout the day. This job requires walking primarily on a level surface periodically throughout the day. Reaching above shoulder heights, below the waist or lifting as required to file documents or store materials throughout the work day. Proper lifting techniques required. Able to lift 30-50 pounds throughout the day.