Oak Hill Children's Center is a high-quality program (5 STARS in Vermont's Step Ahead Recognition System) located at 72 School House Road, Pownal, Vermont. Oak Hill serves children from the ages of 6 weeks to 12 years. Oak Hill is a Specialized Care Provider, an Early Head Start Partner and a Farm to School/Early Care site. Curriculum is based on the Vermont Early Learning Standards, The Creative Curriculum and children's emerging interests.
Applicants should have experience working with young children. Candidates should be empathetic, compassionate and show respect for all. Applicants need to work collaboratively with their fellow teachers, communicate effectively with families and co-create developmentally appropriate programming. Experience with special needs and those suffering from early trauma preferred. Candidates should be reliable, flexible, understand the importance of play and embrace the concept that childhood is a messy business. A love of young children is a must. Bachelor's or associates degree in early childhood preferred. Must be able to pass a background check.
Application should include resume, cover letter and three references.
- Provide high quality care and education to children
- Maintain confidentiality
- Adhere to State licensing regulations
- Communicate/work positively with children, families, staff, partners and the community
- Provide a safe, healthy and nurturing learning environment