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Position range in Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area $11.14 - $14.23 Per hour
Early Childcare Teacher Open Doors Preschool of Lehigh Acres, Inc Occupation: Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education
Location: Lehigh Acres, FL - 33971 Positions available: 6
Job #: 12048902 Work At Home option: No
Updated: 10/11/2022 Expires: 12/11/2022
Source: Employ Florida Site: Employ Florida Agency Job ID: 1010221

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Job Description
Do you want a rewarding career where you can really make a difference? Come join the team at Open Doors Preschool!

Open Doors Preschool, a top-rated preschool and early education center, is seeking individuals who are energetic, loving, fun and reliable, to come work with our children. Having Infant Toddler CPR/1st Aid and 45 hours completed is a plus but not necessary. Upon hire you must pass a background check and take classes/tests, as needed. Starting pay rate is based on education and experience. Experience is a benefit, but not required.
  • $100 Sign-On Bonus for candidates who have completed their 45 hours!
  • $250 Sign-On Bonus for CDA holders!
  • Monday through Friday, Part time and Full time Day shift options!
  • Discounted Childcare
  • Paid holidays and vacation time
  • Free scholarships to obtain CDA or Higher

Essential Functions:
  • Provide basic needs for children
  • Provide tools and resources for children to use and explore during learning and play activities
  • Develop and maintain positive relationships with children and parents
  • Manage classroom activities including lessons, play, breaks and meals
  • Maintain a clean and tidy classroom
  • Help children reach developmental milestones
  • Collaborate with others to implement lesson plans
  • Encourage children to interact with each other to develop social skills
  • Always provide appropriate supervision for children
  • Maintain inventory system for classroom materials and supplies
  • Establish and enforce rules of behavior for children in their classrooms
  • Adhere to health/safety and sanitation procedures
Minimum Requirements:
  • Must meet basic requirements of local childcare regulatory agency
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Must be able to lift up to 35 lbs. in connection with the handling of children for the facilitation of programs, child safety, and potential emergency situations
  • Ability to communicate with young children at their level.
  • Patient, compassionate attitude, with a friendly, energetic disposition.
  • Creative mindset with an ability to create memorable, out-of-the-box lessons.
  • Passion for shaping and inspiring young minds.
  • Ability to serve as a positive role model.
Experience We Value:
  • Prior work experience with young children in a classroom setting
  • CPR & First Aid Certifications
  • Child Development Associate Certification (CDA)
Open Doors Preschool is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.

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Open Doors Preschool of Lehigh Acres, Inc
Is a Private Sector employer with 3 locations

Company Profile:
50-99 employees

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Compensation and Hours
Salary Range: $14.00 - $15.00 Hour DOE (Depends on Experience) Child Care, Tuition Assistance, Vacation Other Benefits: Not Available Full or Part Time: Full Time (30 Hours or More) Job Duration: Over 150 Days Type of Job: Regular
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Work Experience
Minimum Experience Required: 1 months
Education and Training
Minimum Education Level Required: No Minimum Education Requirement
Required License/Certification: No

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Skills Required
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Other Skills
Special Software/Hardware skills needed: No

Specialized Job Requirements
Test Requirement: No test required - Background Checks,Reference Checks,Finger Printing through Clearing House
Minimum Age Requirement: 18. Reason for Age Requirement: Special Program/Category.
Typing Speed Requirement: 20 + wpm.

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This section shows the number of job openings advertised online in Lee County, FL for Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education and for the related occupational group of Educational Instruction and Library Occupations on November 29, 2022 (Jobs De-duplication Level 2).
There were 17 job openings advertised online in Lee County, FL for Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education on November 29, 2022. There are also 171 job openings advertised online for the related occupation group of Educational Instruction and Library Occupations in Lee County, FL on November 29, 2022.
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