Role and Responsibilities
The teacher is responsible for the general education, care, supervision and management of her group of children. She must be able to plan, supervise and implement the Opti-Baby program in accordance with the policies and philosophies of the organization.
She must assist the manager in the implementation of Health and Safety in accordance with legislation. She must maintain the effective running of her classroom, ensure open communication with parents and keep up to date with changes in the industry.
Qualifications and Experience
Minimum of NQF level 6 as professional preparation in the field of Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE), with appropriate experience
Must provide a police clearance certificate indicating that their name does not appear in Part B of the National Child Protection Register in compliance with Regulation 44 of Section 126 of the Children’s Act 38 of 2005
Proficient knowledge of child development and early education theories and practices, including knowledge of child discipline and assessment
Effective verbal and written communication skills in the language of the school. This includes effective listening skills and appropriate language usage.