POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT 02-14-17 / EARLY HEAD START TEACHER (CHILDREN'S CHATEAU) Crossroads Youth & Family Services, Inc. is seeking an Early Head Start Teacher for its Children's Chateau location in Lawton. The Early Head Start Teacher is responsible for creating and managing an attractive, warm, and challenging learning environment for young children, incorporating developmentally appropriate learning activities which meet the needs of the group as well as those of individual children.
Child Development Associate (CDA) credential or an Associate's degree in early childhood education with experience in teaching, program administration and evaluation. Minimum of three (3) years' successful experience in early childhood programs. Excellent written and verbal communication, organizational, problem-solving, interpersonal and analytical skills required. Knowledge of community resources, methods and practices of health and safety precautions, providing age-appropriate education services and facilitating family involvement in program services. Knowledge of and ability to comply with Head Start Performance Standards. Must be computer literate and possess a valid Oklahoma driver's license. Pre-employment drug screening and Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation background check required. Persons of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply (Bilingual encouraged)