• Full Time
  • Longmont

Aspen Center for Child Development

A non-profit ECE in a Reggio Inspired setting

Responsibilities/Accountabilities:

  • Collaborate with co-teacher on a daily basis to bring authentic learning experiences to children
  • Be a peer model for best practice in early childhood education
  • Partner with children and guide their learning experiences
  • Plan, document, and make learning visible
  • Build relationships with families to foster a strong home-school partnership
  • Collect objective observations to use with the Teaching Strategies Gold software for authentic assessment of children’s
  • Facilitate parent teacher dialogues twice a year
  • Keep appropriate records related to children
  • Adhere to the COVID policies implemented by Aspen Center and recommended by the CDC, CDPHE, and Boulder County Public  Health

This is a full time, fully benefitted position.

  • $19.00-22.00 BOE
  • Health, life, dental, vision
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation
  • Sick days
  • Tuition discount for child care
  • 1 hour lunch break
  • Access to resources provided by the OUR Center
  • At least 1 hour protected planning and 1 hour documentation time, weekly
  • Myriad of professional development opportunities
  • Collaborative work culture
  • Opportunities to mentor interns and practicum students

Minimum Education Requirements and Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma
  • PDIS Credential Level III or above
  • Group leader qualified (required)
  • Classroom teaching experience in a constructivist learning environment; INS candidates must have experience working with infants.
  • General knowledge of the State of Colorado Child Care Licensing rules and regulations and county health department guidelines.
  • CPR/First Aid Certification (preferred)

Desired Qualifications:

  • Degree in Early Childhood Education, Education, Human Development, or related field

You’re Good Fit for A Teaching Position at the Aspen Center if You:

  • Have a passion for early childhood education and advocating for children, families, and teachers
  • Have experience working in a Reggio Emilia inspired context
  • See yourself as a lifelong learner
  • Have a desire to be a part of cultivating change
  • Are well organized, able to multi-task, work with flexibility, and embrace ambiguity

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To apply for this job email your details to elizabeth@ourcenter.org