The Mentor Graphics Child Development Center has newly created full time job opening for an Infant/Toddler teacher (0-2 year-olds). Teachers at Mentor Graphics work in a collaborative, team based culture and are inspired by the schools of Reggio Emilia, Italy and the RIE philosophy.
Successful candidates are professionals who are passionate about the art of teaching and committed to staying current on child development research and best practice in the field of Early Childhood Education. They are filled with an attitude of respect, anticipation, wonder and joy and are skilled at preparing environments, materials and experiences that support children’s creativity, learning and daily well-being. Our ideal candidates are attuned observers, listeners, and communicators who strive to make visible the thinking and learning processes of children, families and teachers, and who are life-long learners, eager to share their knowledge, genuine curiosity and passions with children, families and colleagues. This position is designed to provide continuity for our youngest children over a two year period.
Responsibilities of the position include: supporting the daily work of our school through curriculum development and implementation that is responsive to children's interests; direct care-giving with children; open and constructive communication with colleagues and parents.
Candidates must meet the minimum education requirement of an A.A. degree in Early Childhood Education. AA with experience or BA in Child and Family Studies or Education preferred.
All candidates must be Enrolled in the Oregon Child Care Criminal History Registry and have a valid Oregon food handler’s card prior to employment
Mentor Graphics believes in fostering a work environment that promotes a healthy work-life balance. Our world class benefits package includes 401k matching, annual performance reviews/bonuses, education reimbursement, partially paid Medical/Dental/Vision insurance, Life, Short/Long Term Disability, and a generous time off plan. Our Wilsonville site also has the following onsite: 24/7 workout facility, full service cafeteria, child development center, basketball courts, sand volleyball, and daily exercise classes.