Lead Preschool Teacher

Our Mission

BrightStars helps families in Rhode Island access QUALITY child care, early learning, and school-age programs. We help child care providers learn about best practices in early learning and apply them to the care children receive. We recognize program quality and give parents information to make choices about their children’s care and education.

Lead Preschool Teacher

Program Name:
Stork's Nest Child Academy

Program Address:
3116 South County Trail
East Greenwich


Position Description:

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The Stork's Nest Child Academy Inc. is a leading company in our industry in the state. We're now hiring a Preschool Teacher to help us keep growing. If you're excited to be part of a winning team, Stork's Nest is a perfect place to get ahead. You'll be glad you applied.

Job Type: Full-time, Compensation based upon experience and credentials.

We are currently seeking candidates for a full time lead teacher position in our Preschool Room at our East Greenwich school. This position is Monday thru Friday. All candidates must have 12 college credits in Early Childhood Education and experience working with preschool children in a childcare setting.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $17.00 – $23.00 per hour


Dental insurance
Health insurance
Paid time off
Vision insurance

8 hour shift
Monday to Friday

Associate (Required)

Child Care Teacher: 1 year (Preferred)

CPR Certification (Preferred)
Child Development Associate Certification (Preferred)

Qualifications for Lead Teachers

Completion of the Early Childhood courses (minimum of 12 college credits)
Meet annual professional development requirements, per state regulations
Ability to pass a background check
Caring individual who enjoys teaching young children
Able to lift up to 30 pounds
Extended periods of time sitting on the floor
Ability to work a shift in between 7AM – 5:30PM
Reliable transportation to the Child Care center
Great customer service skills to communicate effectively with parents
Knowledge of DCYF Regulations, Bright Stars, and the Rhode Island Early Learning and Development Standards

How To Apply:

Other Information:
Work Location: In person

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