Boston, MA, United States
Come join our talented team in our Wang YMCA as a Float Teacher! The YMCA of Greater Boston is seeking professional and engaging teachers for our Child Development Program. The YMCA of Greater Boston is dedicated to providing excellent family-centered infant, toddler, preschool, and afterschool care. We're looking for EEC certified teachers to run our program.
Keep safety of children as a first priority. Emphasize personal safety and emotional well-being with the children, families, and other staff at all times.
Plans and implements age appropriate curriculum that fosters children's development.
Provides differentiated instruction to meet the individual needs of children in the classroom.
Conduct child assessments and provides feedback and recommendations to parents and caregivers.
Lead by personal example, help to interpret the quality of the YMCA character values of children, staff, and families. Are positive healthy role models.
Uses positive and constructive methods of behavior management and ensures that all staff do the same.
Supervise children to ensure safety and appropriate behavior and guide transitions smoothly.
Collaborate with the co-teacher in the design of the classroom space. Are responsible for making sure that materials are ready for use and put away at the end of the day.
You will be working out of the Wang YMCA site. Programs take place Monday to Friday, with the typical hours being between 6:30am to 6:00pm (40 hours/wk).