Early Childhood Education Teacher
Functional Title Early Childhood Education Teacher
Position Type Staff
This is a on-going active posting. The Department will reference this applicant pool when an Early Childhood Education Teacher is needed for the Program.
Early Childhood Education Teacher needed for The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Child Care Education Program. State employee benefits provided, salary negotiable.
CCEP is open year-round, Monday through Friday, except for scheduled closing during university holidays and teacher workdays. We open at 7:30am and we close at 5:30pm. CCEP enrolls 82 children ages 3 months to 5 years. Our observation-based curriculum for young children reflects the needs, interests, and abilities of the children in each classroom in all domains of development- social, emotional, cognitive and physical. Our philosophy is founded on the idea that learning occurs when children are actively involved and engaged in experiences that are age appropriate, individually appropriate and culturally appropriate. As a lab school, we have a large number of university students participating in the program where they practice skills on how to apply knowledge they gain from their courses.
The UNCG Child Care Education Program is a part of the Department of Human Development and Family Studies within the 5 starSchool of Health and Human Sciences. We are nationally accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) and operate at North Carolina's highest 5-Star Rated License level.
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro is a world-class, research intensive, regional University with a diverse portfolio of expertise and a particular focus on fostering healthy lives, vibrant communities and global connections. UNCG is a leading institution within the 17-campus University of North Carolina System. Recognized for its programs in the Music, Theater and Dance; Nursing; Business; Education; Life and Physical Sciences; and Health and Human Sciences, UNCG continues to grow its enrollment and enjoys the most diverse student populations of all the UNC system universities. With more than 19,000 students, UNCG has a significant and positive impact in North Carolina and the Greensboro/Triad area in particular. UNCG is nationally recognized for its distance learning initiative and serves many rural areas of North Carolina with its highly rated online educational programs. Established in 1892, the University of North Carolina at Greensboro was founded as the first public university in North Carolina for women. In 1963 the school became co-educational, but the legacy of providing both opportunity and excellence continues today.
B.S. in Human Development/Early Childhood or a related field from an accredited university.
Birth-Kindergarten licensure and classroom experience preferred.
Preschool teaching experience desired.
Tenure Status Not on Track
Special Instructions to Applicants
Applicants are asked to provide the names, email addresses, and phone numbers of at least three (3) References, in the References section of the electronic application. These References will be solicited by the UNCGjobsearch system via email, and asked to provide a confidential Letter of Reference/Recommendation on behalf of the applicant. This will occur when an applicant is being considered for an interview.
Recruitment Range Negotiable
Org #-Department Human Development & Family Studies - 12403
Job Open Date 03/15/2017
For Best Consideration Date 03/15/2017
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Type of Appointment 1.0 (Full-Time)
Time Limited? No
Number of Months per Year 12
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- Reference Letter 2
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