Job Summary

 

The Teacher plans, implements, and supervises all classroom activities.  The Teacher makes social service referrals and shares responsibility for parent involvement in the program.  The Teacher works in collaboration with other Head Start team members to support the goals of the program.  The position caseload, and/or center location may be reassigned as deemed necessary for program operations. 

 

Physical Demands

 

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

The employee is frequently required to walk; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee may be required to stand for long periods, and to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

 

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work:

 

This is a full-time, 192-day calendar position. Days and hours of work are Monday through Friday. Hours of work are from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  Hours are dependent on the needs of the districts.  Occasional evening and/or weekend work may be required as job duties demand.

 

Travel:  Travel or transport may be expected for this position.

 

Requirements:

Experience/Skills:

  

To be hired for this position you will need the required PA clearances to be dated no more than one year prior to your employment start date.  Click here to learn more about the required clearances.