Work in Washington Veterans Jobs

Job Information

Goddard School Lead Preschool Teacher in Issaquah, Washington

We are currently looking for a warm and nurturing Lead Teacher who has the creativity and desire to engage with children positively and effectively, through unique activities, that provide children with a fun, hands-on learning experience. The Goddard School located in Issaquah is an independently owned, highly reputable, private preschool with children from six weeks through six years old.  We focus on the educational growth of children, as well as their social and emotional development, and we believe that children experience the deepest and most genuine learning when they are having fun. If you are an experienced preschool teacher with a passion for early childhood development, this is the school for you! We provide our faculty with a professional work environment and a very comprehensive benefits package.  Lead Teacher Benefits: * Competitive Salary ($19 - $23 /Hr DOE) * More than 3 weeks of time off throughout the year * Paid Vacation / Sick Days * Medical / Dental / Vision Insurance * Simple IRA retirement plan (Plus company matching up to 3%) * Life Insurance * Tons of Paid Training! * Opportunities for Advancement * Annual bonuses AND referral bonuses * Childcare Discounts  Lead Teacher Requirements and Responsibilities: * CDA/AA/Bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education preferred * Minimum Requirements: A current CDA + 8 aligned college credits OR 20 aligned college credits OR Washington ECE Short Certificate (20 credits) * Plan for and write daily curriculum based on Washington State’s Early Learning Standards & Guidelines * Responsible for the overall day-to-day class management * Work to improve quality and consistency of care for all children * Meet the school's requirements spanning quality assurance, curriculum, and activities * Ability to promote and support diversity in the classroom * Comply with The Goddard School’s Health & Safety standards (Quality Assurance) * Maintain child portfolios and continuous child assessments  Additional Requirements: * Applicants should be patient, courteous and professional * Current and cleared TB test by first day of employment * Proof of MMR and COVID immunization by first day of employment * Ability to obtain CPR, First Aid, Blood-borne Pathogens certification within first 90 days * Clean background check * STARS/MERIT participation per state guidelines * Ability to lift 25 pounds  To learn more about The Goddard School, please visit our website -