Lead teacher/director

Full Time at Rady Children's Hospital

The Lead Teacher is responsible for daily operations and program management of the Rady

Children's Toddler and Preschool Inclusion Center, an inclusion program providing early care and

education to typically developing children, and intervention services to children at-risk for, or

diagnosed with, an autism spectrum disorder (ASD). The ECE Coordinator (or Lead Teacher) is

responsible for compliance with all community care licensing requirements; staff scheduling;

classroom oversight; and quality control. The ECE Coordinator is also responsible for ensuring that

all parent, child, and staff concerns are appropriately addressed. Additionally, the ECE is responsible

for identifying staff training needs and training staff in appropriate early childhood education

concepts. Ensures that lesson plans, teaching aids, and classrooms are all age and developmentally

appropriate. Is responsible for working in coordination with the Board Certified Behavior Analyst to

ensure activities and curricula are appropriate for both typically developing children and children with

ASD who are enrolled in the program.