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Preschool Teacher Job in Canton, Ohio US

Preschool Teacher

JRC Learning Center - Canton, OH

Posted: 10/11/2019 - Expires: 11/29/2019

Job ID: 212844171

Job Description

Preschool is essential in helping children to be kindergarten ready. Children at JRC Learning Center need your dedication and passion to educate and prepare them.

As an early childhood professional you understand the importance. You get it.

JRC Learning Center, a private, nonprofit agency located in Canton Ohio, has been in business for 40 years.

We are currently hiring for the positions of Lead Teacher, Assistant Teachers for Preschool Age Children. Float Teacher positions are also available.

Teachers at JRC Learning Center bring encouragement, warmth, patience and understanding to their classrooms. They inspire learning that promotes a child’s social, physical, verbal and cognitive development.


Lead Teacher:

  • A Lead or Co-Lead teacher oversees the direction and overall supervision of a group of children.
  • Implement activities that ensure the safety, involvement, and creativity of each individual in the group.
  • Work with the Assistant to plan, discuss and implement daily plans in accordance with the current curriculum, incorporating the Ohio Department of Education Standards.
  • Lead, coach and mentor less experienced teachers in your classroom; model behaviors and provide feedback

Assistant Teacher:

  • This person will assist and work cooperatively with the lead teacher in teaching and implementing activities and plans as described above

Float Teacher:

  • Have an understanding of all the developmental ages as you work with various age groups
  • Provide breaks to lead and assistant teachers as needed
  • Implement activities that ensure the safety, involvement, and creativity of each individual in the group.

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Full Time Employees are offered the following benefits:

  • Medical / Dental / Vision Insurance
  • $25,000.00 Term Life Insurance at no cost to you
  • Voluntary Retirement Plan
  • 50% Discount on JRC Early Education Services and other services
  • Sick Time
  • 9 Paid Holidays


  • A love for children and strong desire to teach and make a difference
  • Ability to build relationships with families and coworkers
  • Exceptional customer service skills
  • Ability to handle multiple situations effectively
  • Organized with attention to detail


A minimum of an Preschool CDA (Child Development Associate credential) or an Associate degree in Early Childhood Education

The following certifications are required: First-Aid, Communicable Disease, CPR (infant/child/adult) and Child Abuse Certifications within 90 days

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Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Regular Employment
Skill Based Partner:
Education Level:
Some college coursework  /  1  Year
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
Job Reference Code
$9.00 - $14.60 /hour
Licenses / Certifications:
Child Development Associate credential or Associates in ECE preferred
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Applied Math: 5
Graphic Literacy: 5
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