Texas State Job Bank Teacher (Pre-school) #16-46 in CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas

JOB DESCRIPTION: This position requires helping children develop socially, intellectually, physically, and emotionally in a stable learning environment through a daily curriculum plan. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: An Associate, Baccalaureate or advanced degree in early childhood education or a field related to early childhood with experience in teaching preschool children or at a minimum, a GED or High School diploma with a Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential, and a willingness to work toward a Degree in early childhood. At least 1 year of experience in early childhood is required as a minimum qualification for this position. Requires 1.5 CEU s annually. Must successfully pass a pre-employment drug test. Must, at hire, obtain and pass an initial employment Tuberculosis (TB) test or x-ray, if applicable, with a licensed medical provider of his/her choice and periodically as indicated by the regional Texas Department of State Health Services or local health authority. Must successfully complete and maintain the following examinations, permits, and certifications: Within two (2) weeks of employment On going recertification or renewal * Physical Reexamined every five (5) years by original hire date * Food Handler's permit Renewed every three years by expiration date * First Aid certification Renewed every two (2) years * CPR Infant/Child certification Renewed every two years by expiration date Requires 15 hours of training annually to meet TDPRS requirements. Possesses a valid Texas Driver's license (Operators-Class C), and is subject to review/approval by insurance company on driving record. Dresses in appropriate attire with a neat personal appearance. Proof of work eligibility must be provided