Teacher III in Lackawanna, NY
Community Action Organization of WNY (CAO) Posted: 2021-09-01
Lackawanna, NY 14218
Community Action Organization of Western New York has been serving over 56,000 individuals and families since 1965. With a commitment to educational advancement, workforce development, neighborhood revitalization, community health and economic advancement, we need talented people who want to make a difference in their community to join our team of professionals. Sound like you? Make the difference in the lives of others. Enrich your own life in the process.
Direct classroom activities; is concerned with the health and safety of the children. Performs educational and non educational functions which contribute to the development of the child. The teacher works with children and parents and serves as a guide for team members involved and contributing to the development of the child. Does related work as required
Other duties may be assigned. The incumbent of this position assists in performing educational work that insures a healthy, safe facility and a conductive educational climate for infants/toddlers. Examples of work:
Works closely with parents and all service area staff
Insures a healthy and safe environment
Models positive work ethic for parents and staff
Makes required home visits and conducts parent conferences for all children.
Keeps current with new education research, attends all staff meetings and in service trainings.
Greets parents and children on arrival and escorts children arriving to and from the bus.
Models, guides and directs teachers, volunteers and parents in the program.
Works closely and directly ensuring education team is performing tasks designated through joint planning with team members and parents developing and implementing a daily and overall instructional plan.
Maintains effective and efficient records, reports and data for the program
Works closely as a team and other service area staff in regards to the concerns of children and families having specific needs.
Involved in meal time with the infant/toddler; provides supervision and guidance and assists with clean up.
Does related work as required with the agency in providing services to children and families