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Early Childhood Teacher

Kansas City, Missouri, United States


Job Description

For more than 20 years, Cerner Kids has supported Cerner’s mission and vision by providing a nurturing educational environment exclusively for children of Cerner associates. The Montessori philosophy guides our programming, and we look for talented teachers to build lessons and activities to capture the interests of the children in their classroom. Early Childhood Teachers should possess the ability to assess and respond to the needs of children, using professional knowledge of children’s developmental milestones along with the ability to apply creative and varied approaches to children’s unique behavioral, developmental and educational needs. Teachers need to work cooperatively and collaboratively with their team members, remain calm and positive in a sometimes-stressful environment, possess excellent written and verbal communication skills and have the ability to multi-task.

Teachers at Cerner Kids are responsible for curriculum planning, implementation and assessment, parent partnership and basic care giving for children 6 weeks to 6 years of age. Cerner currently offers two childcare centers. Cerner Kids at Realization, near the Grandview Triangle in South Kansas City and Cerner Kids at World Headquarters in North Kansas City. Our centers have capacity for nearly 400 students. There are multiple shifts available for Early Childhood Teachers, including Monday through Friday 7 am-4 pm, 8 am-5 pm, and an option for four, ten-hour days with a rotating day off each week. Availability of shifts is based on business need.

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Basic Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • At least one year experience in education or early childhood work experience
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Work experience in early childhood or Montessori program
  • Associate or Bachelor’s degree in education-related field
  • Successful completion of Missouri’s Department of Health and Senior Services Family Care Safety Registry screening and a comprehensive criminal background check
  • Occupational Health Requirements, including Medical Exams in accordance with state law
  • Willing to work on a flexible schedule as needed
  • Willing to work rotating schedule with four 10-hour days each week

Additional Information

Applicants for U.S. based positions with Cerner Corporation must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Some Cerner positions may be obligated to comply with client-facing requirements and occupational health requests, including but not limited to, an immunization set, an annual flu shot, an annual TB screen, an updated background check, and/or an updated drug screen.
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