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Goddard School Lead Toddler Teacher in Creve Coeur, Missouri


The Goddard School is an education and curriculum based facility where the focus is on academic growth as well as social-emotional, physical, and cognitive development.  Full time employees are eligible for paid time off and health benefits, annual reviews and wage increases, along with promotional opportunities.

A Teacher at The Goddard School is responsible for creating appropriate and engaging lesson plans as well as assess progress and development of the children in the classroom.  Teachers must be able to effectively communicate with parents and families and work together in conjunction with the entire faculty.

*Must have toddler experience to be considered


Educational Qualifications

All candidates, who wish to be considered for the position of Lead Teacher must meet one or more of the following criteria, in addition to any/all requirements that may be mandated by their state and/or local licensing authorities: 

  • A Bachelor’s degree or higher in Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, Child Development.

  • A Bachelor’s degree or higher in a related field, including 18 semester hours of completed coursework related to young children birth to age 8.

Related Degrees Include, But May Not Be Limited To

  • Elementary Education

  • Home Economics

  • Child Development

  • Child Life

  • Psychology or Sociology with a minor in Education

  • Special Education

  • Child Psychology

Relevant Coursework

  • Child Development

  • Human Growth and Development

  • Educational Psychology

  • Child Psychology

  • Methods: Age Birth to 8 years

  • Children’s Literature

  • Developmental Assessment of Young Children

  • Measurement and Evaluation

  • Nutrition

  • Health and Safety

  • Child Care Administration