Teacher - Child Care Center - 40 Hours

Location: Winchester, MA
Job ID: 156303-1A
Date Posted: Oct 21, 2019
Category: Support

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Job Description

Welcome To

Winchester Hospital is a leading community hospital north of Boston. The hospital offers a full range of medical services including maternity care and a Level IIB Special Care Nursery.  Since 1912, Winchester Hospital has been a trusted pillar of the community and is recognized for outstanding quality and high satisfaction scores. In 2003, we became the first community hospital in Massachusetts to achieve Magnet status -  the industry’s gold standard for nursing excellence.  We were re-accredited for the 4th time in 2018. Our mission To Care. To Heal. To Excel. In Service to Our Community is achieved through streamlined, coordinated and comprehensive high-quality, compassionate care close to home.


About the Job

Contributes to the Hospital’s mission by planning and implementing safe and developmental classroom curriculum for the children of the Winchester Hospital community.  This educator staff position will have an impact on staff and physician satisfaction by setting their minds at ease, comforted that while they are at work their children are safe and in a nurturing environment.


  • Required:  High School Diploma or equivalent



  • Prior experience working in a licensed child care facility
  • Experience in a full day program
  • Experience in a National Association Education Young Children (NAEYC) accredited center

Other Skills/Knowledge


  • For safety and quality reasons, must be able to read, write and communicate effectively in English with patients, visitors and fellow members of the hospital team.
  • At least 21 years old and meet the requirements for Department of Early Education and Care (102CMR7: 21(2)(d)).
  • Skills in working with families, conflict resolution and public relations.
  • Good human relations skills to facilitate positive relationships with community agencies, staff, families, and program participants.
  • Possess and utilizes excellent organizational skills.


  • Familiar with Teaching Strategies Gold Assessment and Planning. 

Licenses, Registrations, Certifications:


  • Qualified and applied for Certification from the Department of Early Education and Care (EEC) and obtained within one month of hire.
  • Current CDA or completion of certification within 1 year of hire.
  • Within the first 60 days of employment, must obtain:
    • Child Abuse Prevention Training
    • Blood Born Pathogen Training
    • Sexual Harassment Training

Life Support Certfication:

  • REQUIRED:  First Aid and CPR certified

Scheduled Hours

Part Time - 40 Hours Weekly - 9am-5:30pm

About Us

The Lahey Model of Care—right care, right time, right place—is exactly what patients, providers and payers need and deserve. Identifying and delivering on this convergence of interests has positioned Lahey Health for further growth. Our model ensures care is highly coordinated and locally delivered, with lower costs and exceptional quality.

Lahey Health is a robust, regional system including a teaching hospital, community hospitals, primary care providers, specialists, behavioral and home health services, skilled nursing and rehabilitation facilities, and senior care resources throughout northeastern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire. The system has a global presence with programs in Canada, Jordan and Bermuda.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.