LUTHERAN FAMILY AND CHILDREN'S SERVICES OF MO EHS Teacher I in Saint Louis, Missouri

Lutheran Family and Children's Services of Missouri is looking for an energetic, experienced Early Head Start Teacher. This position will provide nurturing care and early education to children at our Childcare Center.Duties:Advance the physical and intellectual growth and development of the children by providing care and early education.Maintain a safe, sanitary and healthy learning environment by following licensing, accreditation and center guidelines.Communicate with parents/guardians to establish good rapport and a positive, productive working relationship.Maintain a commitment to the profession of early care and education.Support the social and emotional development and provide positive guidance of children served.Support Head Start policies and procedures.Qualifications:Education and Experience:High School diploma or equivalent and one year of experience preferred.An "infant/toddler CDA" must be earned within the first year of employment if not held at hire.Knowledge and Skills:Basic knowledge of child development, licensing regulations and accreditation criteria. Ability to communicate well with parents, children and co-workers. Good organizational and observational skills. Ability to work in partnership with other team members.We are an equal opportunity employer. All Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, pregnancy, creed, genetic information, gender identity, status as protected veteran, status as a qualified individual with disability or any other characteristic protected by law. In addition to federal law requirements, LFCS complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.https://www.applicantpro.com/j/857958-259843