Small group sizes and well-trained, educated teachers are the cornerstones of a high-quality childcare program!
Our Staff-to-Child Ratios:
Infants and Toddlers (2 weeks to ~2.9 years)1:4
Preschoolers (~2.9 to ~4 years)1:6-8
Older Preschoolers (4.5 years – 5.5 years) 1:8-10
School-Age Children (6-11 years) 1:8-12
Lead teachers generally have a 4–year degree in Early Childhood Education (or a related field) plus experience.
Other full time teaching staff generally have a four or 2–year degree in Early Childhood Education (or a related field) and practical experience working with young children.
All staff members receive on–going training and attend weekly and monthly center planning meetings. All full-time staff are certified in Basic First Aid and C.P.R.
Interested in working at Gretchen’s House? Please visit our Employment Opportunities page.