This Head Children's Leader will have the opportunity to help shape the program as he/she provides exceptional preschool care and education. The Head Children's Leader will help "Gro" – a Natural Education Space meet our mission of inspiring life-long connections with nature through education, play, and exploration in a premier preschool environment that supports the whole child's development while preparing children for school. This nature-based preschool is located at Gro - A Natural Education Space within James S. Long Park in Haymarket, Virginia. The curriculum will include outdoor play and learning as well as indoor activities. Class sizes will range from 12-24 children with one Head Children's Leader and two children's leaders. The Head Children's Leader of this premier program will be responsible for developing and teaching nature-based, developmentally appropriate, programming along with implementing the Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Preschool Curriculum. This program is Virginia State licensed; therefore, the Head Leader is also responsible for assuring compliance with the regulations pertaining to the Department of Social Services and best practices of early childhood education.
Full-time and part-time Prince William County Government employees are eligible to participate in our plans; however, the level and cost of benefits depends on the classification of the position.
The following positions do not accrue leave and are not eligible for holidays or other fringe benefits: