What does the methodologist in kindergarten
Methodist in kindergarten supervises educational work. His responsibilities include control over the work of educators and other teachers (music director, speech therapist, psychologist), checking plans for educational work, and drawing up a schedule of classes, necessary and mandatory. Preparation for conducting classes. Also attend these classes, their analysis.
The terms of reference of the kindergarten methodologist include working with young professionals who arrive at a pre-school institution. Methodologist is obliged to provide assistance at the initial stage of work to a young teacher, to help in organizing work with children.
Although it should be said that the main function of the modern methodologist of the kindergarten is by no means controlling, but above all guiding. This should manifest itself in work with experienced teachers, and with young teachers. The methodologist is obliged to bring to the attention of teachers of preschool institutions all innovations in the field of education in general, and in particular preschool, to clarify incomprehensible moments, to conduct individual work with educators.
Who does the Methodist interact with
The methodologist works in the kindergarten in close connection with the educational psychologist, for example, they jointly carry out diagnostics of the knowledge and skills of pupils of different ages. In contact with the head nurse, the methodologist provides the necessary and sufficient psychological and pedagogical burden for each child individually.
Together with the head, the methodologist organizes the pedsovets in the institution, annually completes the groups of pupils, and equips the training groups with the necessary furniture and toys.
The methodologist of the kindergarten not only attends and analyzes the classes conducted by the educators, but also conducts them himself in terms of transferring experience. Often, a kindergarten methodologist is involved in working with parents, for example, holding parental meetings with them together with the manager or independently.
During the absence of the head, the methodologist is assigned the responsibility for managing the kindergarten.
The methodologist’s workplace is a methodical room where teachers can turn for relevant literature and advice.
Thus, the range of duties of a methodologist is extensive. Appointed to this position are mainly experienced educators, well-proven from a professional point of view.