Child Development Center; Hill Air Force Base
I develop weekly plans, and implements age appropriate curriculum (lesson plan) to nurture and stimulate all domains of children’s development in their care.I provide a developmentally appropriate classroom environment that reflects the children’s learning and growth.and perform on-going developmental evaluations of children as required by funding sources and develop lesson plans and follow curriculum implementation that addresses the individual needs of each child. On-going basis, plan, evaluate and improve the physical environment in the classroom to create opportunities to meet the changing needs of the developing child and provide responsive care to all children by adapting daily care giving routines and plans to the interests and needs of the individual child and the group. I prepare developmental progress reports as needed.I demonstrate cultural competency and respect for the child's background by incorporating the cultural, linguistic and familial values and beliefs into the childcare program and lesson plans I completes child transition and orientation of the classroom with parents and maintain ongoing, open communication with parents/ caregivers. I provide a classroom environment that encourages parent participation and ensure that each family receives an opportunity to build strong relationships and experience clear communication with teaching staff. I plan periodical parent conferences to discuss children's developmental progress, needs and interests. I am a liaison with children's families to ensure smooth transition from home to child care setting and transitions from classroom to classroom when needed. I assist families with children's transitions from toddler to preschool and from preschool to kindergarten. I maintain accurate, complete and timely client and agency records; Completes daily meal and attendance records and maintains up to date emergency forms, curriculum plans, individual child development profile and other records as needed. I complete and reports any symptoms of child abuse to supervisor and/or child abuse hotline.I complete daily health checks regarding hygiene, safety, and overall well being of the children and assures a healthy, safe, clean and developmentally appropriate environment for children.