Lead Teacher

Children's Country Day School
Jobs - Full Time
Mendota Heights, MN

Children's Country Day School is a nurturing, nature-based preschool fostering a love of learning, respect for others, and a positive self concept. We are situated on a 7 acre model farm, overlooking picturesque St. Paul. Children's Country Day School has been providing quality early childhood education for over 45 years. We serve children ages 16 months to 5 years.


We are looking to add a high quality Lead Teacher to our Toddler Classroom. This teacher would work collaboratively with a co-lead teacher beginning with our summer camp program and continuing into the following school year. Responsibilities include (but are not limited to) caring for the needs of all students, regularly communicating with families, planning curriculum, selecting and rotating classroom materials, conducting student observations and assessments, preparing for and leading conferences, and helping children to connect with nature and animals.


Applicants must have a degree in early childhood, environmental studies or a related field and be Rule 3 Teacher qualified. See requirements at https://www.revisor.leg.state.mn.us/rules/?id=9503.0032 .


This position would be for 40 hours per week. The employee would be eligible for health insurance, dental insurance, and a Simple IRA retirement plan. Our teachers receive excellent support and opportunities for professional growth. Desired start date would be June 5, 2019. Based on the needs of the applicant we may be flexible with an earlier start date. Resumes can be e-mailed to laura@childrenscountryday.org