Early Childhood Education Float Teacher

Hilltop School | Bangor, ME

Posted Date 2/13/2020

Hilltop School is seeking a float teacher to work primarily with children 2.5 years of age through 5 years of age. May occasionally work with children 18 months-2.5 years of age. This is a full time, year round position and is benefits eligible. We offer health insurance, life insurance, a retirement plan after 2 years, Paid Time Off, Paid Holidays, and an employee Childcare tuition discount. 

Educational Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Child Development Credential, Associates degree in ECE or Bachelor's degree in ECE preferred but not required.

Other requirements:

  • Must be 18 years of age
  • CPR/First Aid certified or willingness to obtain
  • Willingness to obtain 40 hours of additional training each year
  • Must pass all required background checks

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Interact with all family members and visitors to the program in a warm and welcoming manner.
  • Develop positive and supportive relationships with family members in order to work towards the best interest of the child(ren)
  • Work collaboratively with other staff members to foster a team environment.
  • Daily supervision of a classroom of children according to childcare licensing.
  • Attend monthly staff meetings and the annual staff in service day.

Physical Requirements:

  • Sitting, standing, stooping, reaching, bending, walking, stretching, grasping, repetitive motions.
  • Ability to sit on the floor and get up from a seated position.
  • May be subject to sitting or standing for long periods of time.
  • Visual acuity to include color, depth perception, and field of vision with or without correction.
  • Light lifting (up to 50 lbs. occasionally or up to 10 lbs. frequently)
  • Sufficient auditory function to hear phones, pages, instrument or system alarms, and verbal commands.
  • Must be able to communicate verbally with others, to include phone and radio equipment.
  • Must be able to climb stairs in order to be accessible to all areas of the building.
Job Type
Daycare Provider | Ed Tech | Educational Technician I | Educational Technician II | Educational Technician III | Other | Teacher - Day Care Center | Teacher - Elementary Level | Teacher - Pre K | Teaching - Multiple Levels
Job Location (County)
Hancock | Penobscot | Waldo

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