Classification:      Regular full-time, Non-exempt union position

Hours Per Week:  40 hours per week, Monday to Friday

Location:              Mission District

Benefits:               Medical, Dental, Life Insurance, 401(k) Plan, Commuter Transit Program, PTO

The Organization

Our Child Development Center (CDC) upholds the philosophy that quality childhood education encompasses the whole child. This includes social, emotional, physical, cognitive, linguistic, and creative development. Believing that children exist within the social and cultural worlds of home and community, Good Samaritan recognizes and builds upon the experiences that each child brings to the classroom. This includes creating a learning environment that focuses on retaining and embracing home language and culture, while concurrently encouraging children to learn English.

Position Summary

We are seeking a teacher to supervise and create a safe and educational environment for children ages 2 1/2 to 5 served in the CDC. The lead teacher will maintain schedules to include creative activities, prepare materials that are used in and out of the classroom and provide healthy food for the children. Complete evaluations in the four developmental areas for children. Work directly with Master Teacher and Associate Teachers.


• Credentialed teacher of the State of California
• 24 Units of Child Development
• BA/BS preferred
• Working knowledge of early childhood development issues
• Ability to plan successful, educational activities
• Computer experience
• Familiar with reporting procedures for child and adult protective services
• Familiar with community care licensing policies and regulations
• Self-motivated, flexible, problem solving
• Ability to work independently and as part of a team
• Ability to work well with children, parents, staff and volunteers
• State certified in First Aid and Infant/Child CPR
• Must pass physical, TB test and background check
• Respect and value the ethnic and cultural diversity of clients and staff
• Respectful, welcoming, confidential, sensitive to immigrant issues

Hourly Rate: $22.50 per hour PLUS SIGN-ON BONUS

Good Samaritan Family Resource Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer