Pre-K Teacher (Early Learning Center)

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.

Pre-K Teacher (Early Learning Center)

Program Name:
Meeting Street

Program Address:
1000 Eddy Street


Position Description:

Looking for a rewarding career that makes a difference in children’s lives? Look no further and join the team at Meeting Street! Meeting Street is a special place of learning, where children of all abilities have the opportunities to reach their fullest potential.

This is an exciting time to join Meeting Street as we are nearing completion of our brand-new Early Childhood Center!

Full-time employees receive:
Competitive Pay
$2,500 sign on bonus
Generous PTO
13 paid holidays
Medical, dental, vision and MORE

Meeting Street is currently looking for a Pre-K Teacher in our Early Learning Center working 40 hours weekly. Pay range is $19.00 to $23.39 based on experience.

Facilitate interaction among children to provide opportunities for emotional, social, and cognitive growth.
Monitor the developmental progress of each child through observation and data collection.
Use data to inform and develop curriculum.
Actively participate in and supports efforts to maintain NAEYC accreditation, Brightstars quality rating, RI DCYF and RI Department of Education licensing regulations.
Demonstrate positive guidance techniques with children including redirection, modeling appropriate behavior and praise.
Foster the development of age-appropriate self-help skills in children (diapering/toileting/feeding/dressing).
Create and implement a curriculum that promotes active learning by providing a variety of developmentally appropriate learning experiences, making appropriate accommodations and modifications as necessary using RI Early Learning Development Standards as guidance.
Partner with families to ensure high quality care and education for children.

Meeting Street believes the dignity of each person is paramount. We recognize that our community’s future strength rests firmly on our commitment to our values of respect, compassion, integrity, inclusivity, and excellence. To uphold these commitments, we expect all employees to recognize and properly respond to racism and other forms of injustice.

Bachelor’s degree in either Early Childhood Education, child development or related field.
Current RIDE teacher certification in Early Childhood Education (PK -2).
Special education certification (early childhood) is preferred. As well as RIELDS Foundations of Early Education and implementing a Standards-Based Classroom (formerly RIELS level 2 or 3).
Valid CPR and First Aid training/certification.

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