Job Code: 038

Preschool Head Teacher

Category: Child Care
Location: YMCA of Rapid City

Job Type: Full-Time


The Head Teacher is responsible to the Preschool Associate Director for excellence in the Preschool program. The Head Teacher is responsible for providing a safe preschool program planning fun age appropriate curriculum, connecting with children and their parents, maintaining a positive environment that enhances the child’s social and physical development.

These positions have a starting date of August 15, 2019.


Health/Dental Insurance

Paid Time Off

Short Term Disability

YMCA Membership


These positions have a starting date of August 15, 2019.


This person must:
 Have a Child development Credential or have a minimum of 3 years of related field experience.
 Be a minimum of 18 years old
 Be able to lift a minimum of 25 pounds.
 Have a history of excellence in achieving qualitative and quantitative growth in programs and participants.
 Be passionate about the YMCA mission and vision and must personally advocate and demonstrate the core values of honesty, respect, responsibility and caring.
 Demonstrate solid leadership as demonstrated by a high level of loyalty and respect among those this person leads.
 Meet qualifications needed for South Dakota State child care licensing.
 Have a valid drivers license.
 Submit to pre-employment/random drug testing as dictated by the Department of Transportation Regulations.
 Have CPR and First aid certification prior to or within 60 days of hire.

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