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High Hopes Development Center

Co-Teacher, Preschool

High Hopes Development Center


Job Summary

Work where you make a difference in the lives of children for life! High Hopes Development Center equips children, youth, and their families for success through education, therapeutic services, and loving support. High Hopes is hiring for lead teacher openings. The co-teacher teacher closely supports the lead teacher in the ongoing safety, education, and social-emotional well-being of a group of students.

Job Responsibilities

  • In partnership with the lead teacher, provide for and ensure child safety, care, and well-being in the classroom environment.
  • Assist lead teacher in executing age-appropriate, standards-based academic and social-emotional lessons for children with and without special needs in an inclusive learning environment.
  • Model compassion, empathy, care, and respect for each child through actions and words.
  • Provide appropriate physical care for children. Depending on age and need, this may include diapering, feeding, and general physical care.
  • Communicate effectively with other adults serving students within the educational environment, including other teachers, co-teachers, therapists, parents, and administrators.
  • Provide detailed notes on each child about their day and communicate those with parents via online app.


  • Prior experience working with children preferred.
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Flexible
  • Strong adult communication skills
  • Ability to communicate well with children

Additional Information


  • Health, dental, and vision insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Paid holidays
  • Professional development
  • 401(k)
  • Health savings account

How to Apply



  • Date Posted: April 19, 2023
  • Type: Full-Time
  • Job Function: Educator
  • Service Area: Children / Youth
  • Working Hours: 40 hrs/wk; M-F