Pre-Kindergarten Lead Teacher

York, PA
Full-time


We are looking for candidates who are have high energy and are dedicated to providing encouragement to children as they grow and learn. The Pre-K Lead Teacher creates and implements lesson plans, maintains a structured environment, and overall provides excellent care to our children and their families.

About Crispus Attucks

Crispus Attucks Association is a nonprofit organization with more than 85 rich years of service in York County. Our mission is to provide education services, human services, community development, and affordable housing that enhance the quality of life for a diverse population.

About Crispus Attucks Early Learning Center

Our nationally and state accredited early education center has served families in York County for more than 75 years. We guide staff, families, and children to whatever path the child needs to achieve his or her greatness. Our special activity spaces, like our art, music, indoor/outdoor play areas, help encourage children to be life-long learners.

Crispus Attucks is accepting applications for a Full Time Early Learning Center Pre-K Lead Teacher. This position offers benefits after successful 90-day orientation.

Qualifications and Skills

The position is for 185 days total with 5 of those days for planning and 180 days to instruct children in appropriate activities designed with the ELC’s mission, Pre-K Counts requirements and DHS regulations. All days will be at 8 hours a day with break and the summer off. Salary is based on budget for the year.

  • Minimum education of a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in a related field such as Child Development, Elementary Ed., Human Services, etc. OR an Early Childhood Education certification from PA or highly qualified teacher status, according to PDE standards.
  • Must pass required PA State Police Criminal History Clearance, PA Child Abuse History Certification, FBI Criminal Background Check
  • Experience working in a NAEYC Accredited Center and/or familiarity with Keystone STARS Program is a plus.

To apply, send letter of interest, PA standard application/resume, and a copy of valid clearances. Position requires pre-employment exam, drug test, and PPD (TB) test.

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