South Shore YMCA Early Learning Center

South Shore YMCA

Hanover , Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 2873712
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : December 7, 2017
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

The South Shore YMCA’s Early Learning Center (ELC) located in Hanover, MA is currently accepting applications and conducting interviews with qualified Toddler Teachers.

Now Hiring:

•Full Time Toddler Teachers

Be a part of our passionate educator team and work in our state-of-the-art Early Learning Center, enjoying the great benefits that the South Shore YMCA offers!

The Toddler Teacher is responsible for the planning, execution and overall operation of a high quality Early Childhood classroom which will encourage lifelong learning for children while providing access to the essentials needed to learn, grow & thrive. Responsibilities include providing community leadership for family/child development, leadership collaborations and the ability to demonstrate high quality service to both internal and external program participants, families, members, and volunteers to ensure family involvement, service and retention.

•Toddler Teachers work under the general direction of the Early Learning Center Director and will be responsible for; the education, supervision and care of children, curriculum planning, and family engagement in the Early Learning Center classroom.

•Successful applicants will be committed to the mission of the SOUTH SHORE YMCA and the YMCA’s impact in these three areas of focus: Youth Development, Healthy Living, and Social Responsibility.

•All educators employed by the South Shore YMCA Early Learning Center will be required to successfully complete the following trainings: CPR/First Aid, OSHA and Emergency Procedures, Child Abuse Prevention and Reporting, new employee orientation and South Shore YMCA Early Learning Center orientation including all EEC requirements such as online medical training, PQ registration, and professional development trainings.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Preschool
    Classroom Teacher > Early Childhood
  • Welcome TO South Shore YMCA Early Learning Center!

    Welcome to the South Shore YMCA Early Learning Center! We are an early childhood educational setting for children ages 6 weeks to 5+ years old. Our goal is to provide a safe, nurturing, and enriching environment for young children to learn, thrive, and grow. Our programs are developmentally appropriate yet flexible enough to allow room for challenging the unique strengths and abilities of each individual. Learn more about us...

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    South Shore YMCA is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • Qualifications:
      •Must meet state EEC licensing requirements for the educator position you are seeking/hired for. Additional South Shore YMCA requirements may apply.
      •Toddler Teachers who have completed or are in the process of attaining a Bachelor’s degree (or higher) from an accredited college or university and/or Associates Degree in Early Education is preferred however all EEC qualifications will be considered.
      •Minimum of Teacher I/T qualifications from the Department of Early Education and Care.
      •Knowledge and experience with the Department of Early Education and Care regulations, QRIS Standards and National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).
      •The ability to develop positive, effective working relationships with, staff, children & families, volunteers, school administrators, members, community leaders and other agencies are critical to this position.
      •Effective teaching skills, class management skills, and the ability to implement methods to address and follow up with family needs/concerns in a positive and professional way reflecting an attitude that values and embraces diversity.
      •Must meet EEC Educator Professional Development requirements per QRIS standards and the Early Learning Center’s goals. Professional Development must include at least one third of required trainings that address diverse learners. PQ Registry must remain current and reflect all PD hours, trainings and college level courses.

      Benefits: The South Shore YMCA, believing that our educators deserve the best, offers an exceptional wage and benefit package. Our comprehensive benefits package includes the following:

      Full Time Benefits
      •High quality Health, Dental, Vision plans
      •Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, Life Insurance 100% paid by the YMCA
      •Generous Retirement Plan
      •Flexible Spending Accounts
      •Generous Paid Time off and 6 paid scheduled Holidays
      •Household Membership to the South Shore YMCA
      •Membership/Program/Childcare Discounts
      •Employee Assistance Program
      •Paid Professional Development opportunities
      •Tuition Reimbursement
      •College Tuition Benefit Program
      •Annual Early Educators Retreat and Fall Professional Development Day

      About the SSYMCA:

      The South Shore YMCA is a charity and offers opportunities for educators and children to go above and beyond learning with an understanding of the importance of giving and positive social impacts.

      The YMCA Early Learning Centers are family friendly environments with excellent staff benefit packages offered. The South Shore YMCA offers more than just a job; we offer you a career with a future and the chance to make lasting, positive differences in your community. Discover your passion at the SSYMCA.

      Apply Now, for an amazing career opportunity, sharing your talents, passion, and values with the South Shore YMCA community!

      Please contact Director – Jamee Beaudry, for more information.
    • Citizenship, residency OR WORK VISA IN United States required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Jamee Beaudry , Director ELC
    • 1075 Washington Street
    • Hanover, Massachusetts 02339

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