Early Childhood Professional/Early Head Start Teacher

Columbus Early Learning Centers – 240 N. Champion Avenue, Columbus, OH 43205
Position Description
  • Ensure the safety and well-being of all assigned children.
  • Ensure that children have a clean, sanitary, and well-organized classroom environment.
  • Follow written lesson plans and conduct developmentally appropriate learning and developmental activities with assigned children.
  • Follow written meal menu and written feeding plans, ensuring children are not served unsafe foods. Assist with diapering and toileting of children as needed throughout the day.
  • Use proper hand hygiene and assist assigned children in using proper hand hygiene.
  • Respond efficiently and appropriately to any unexpected problems.
  • Respond appropriately with positive behavior guidance techniques whenever needed.
  • Record children’s food intake, toileting activities, sleeping habits, and developmental activities on Child Daily Sheet as needed.
  • Communicate well with other early childhood professionals, supervisors, children, and families.
  • Follow all ODJFS Child Care Licensing Rules and CELC policies.
Position Qualifications
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent.
  • Minimum of one year of experience caring for children ages 6 weeks to 5 years.
  • Good time management skills.
  • Ability to communicate (verbal and written) effectively and appropriately with others.
  • Ability to work independently and in team environment.
Rate of Pay
  • $11.00-$12.00/hr