Preschool Assistant Teacher

Job Type

Full Time

About the Role

We are a progressive Reggio Inspired preschool!

We are looking for full-time assistant teachers for our 3 & 4 year olds.

We offer a very supportive work environment and a very happy place to come to work.

We are looking for someone joyful, responsible with strong communication skills to both children and adults. We are looking for someone with a warm nature that is flexible.

Experience with Reggio philosophy or Montessori is an added plus for us but we are willing to train.

Assistant must have experience working with children in any setting and be someone that is joyful, responsible with strong communication skills to both children and adults.

Hours are Monday through Friday 8:00am - 4:00pm

September through June with the possibility of working through the summer if desired.

Resume and recommendations (with phone numbers) a must.

Requirements

  • Must be in the Central Background Registry

  • Must have a High School Diploma or GED

  • Preferred: Associates or Higher Degree in Early Childhood Education or related field

  • Must have a current First Aid/CPR and Food Handlers Cards, Certification in Recognizing Reporting and Recording Child Abuse and Neglect and Introduction to Child Care Health Safety and Nutrition

  • Must have at least one year experience working with 3-5 year olds in a certified child care program

  • Must have knowledge of early childhood development, age appropriate activities and practice for preschool age children, and developmentally appropriate behavior management techniques.

About the Company

We are a Reggio and Montessori Inspired Early Learning Center that provides Joyful Jewish Learning to children of all backgrounds. We believe that children learn best through teacher supported play and creative open-ended activities. We practice collaboration, communication, and cooperation to help develop kindness and empathy with strong social emotional development strategies..