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Job description: Childcare Center Teacher

Classification:  Non-Exempt

Reports to:  Childcare Center Director



Responsibility/Delegation: The Childcare Center Teacher is directly responsible for the planning, supervising, and implementing the daily program for the children in accordance with Dixon Academy’s policies and philosophy.


Responsible for the classroom management and curriculum implementation within their respective classrooms. Ensures that a safe and nurturing environment is provided for children that encourage their social, emotional, physical, and intellectual development. They are accountable for the implementation of a quality program, developed by the Center Director, according to guidelines established by Dixon Academy, Incorporated and the development of positive relationships with families, children, and staff.


Required Education and Experience – Teacher

  • Undergraduate or graduate degree in Early Childhood Education or related field with at least the equivalent or twelve (12) semester hours in child development. OR

  • Graduate of a 2-year Early Childhood Education program at a community or technical college.

  • NCEC Credential or equivalent

  • Be at least 21 years of age

  • Two years of verifiable experience working in a child development program

  • Ability to supervise and work with other staff of varying educational and experiential backgrounds

  • Evidence of emotional maturity and stability

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