Infant Toddler Teacher

Job Type

Full Time




58 Berkeley Street
United States


POSITION                               Infant/Toddler Teacher

PROGRAM                              Early Education Center

REPORTS TO                          Infant & Toddler Assistant Director

LOCATION                              58 Berkeley Street, Boston, MA 02116


Ellis Memorial (“Ellis”) is a Boston-based nonprofit providing inner city working families with high quality early education and care, out-of-school time programs for youth, and an adult day health program for the elderly and disabled. The goal of all Ellis programs is to engage, educate and empower. Learn more about us at


The Teacher is responsible for supervision of his/her children's group as well as the design and implementation of day to day activity and learning plan.


  • Provide planning and execution of appropriate reading readiness experiences for each curriculum group
  • Provide planning and execution of appropriate art, music, literature, science, etc. activities
  • Maintain records of progress of each child's growth and development
  • Maintain communication regarding child's growth and development with staff members, Program Director and parents
  • Maintain classroom and all educational equipment and materials
  • Maintain records of all accidents, concerns regarding children, unusual behavior of children, suspected incidents of abuse and/or neglect and communicate information to Program Director
  • Ensure adequate nurturing of child’s developmental tasks, including any special needs mandated by Protective Services
  • Schedule and participate in all staff/parent meetings
  • Knowledge of all emergency procedures
  • Assist Lead Teacher with progress reports
  • Participate/attend monthly staff meetings/workshops
  • Participate in Individual (1:1) meetings with program director every 2-months
  • Provide individual time for each child in playing, holding, and talking
  • Provide feeding according to a child's individual schedules
  • Provide diaper and clothing changes on a regular basis and as needed
  • Supervise toileting of older toddlers if needed

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement