$15 – 20/hr
The Edlavitch DCJCC Preschool is seeking several part-time early childhood substitute teachers for our year-round program. The EDCJCC Preschool follows a play-based, constructivist-inspired curriculum, celebrating Jewish holidays, and emphasizing Jewish values. The focus is on exploration, investigation, and observation, working with children who range in age from 2 to 5 years old. Classrooms range in size up to 17 students per class with three (3) dedicated teachers.
Substitute Teachers support the teachers throughout the day, during lunch and nap times, with transitions to the playground or other activities inside and outside the classroom. After the school day ends at 4:15pm, staff will be scheduled for After Care from 4:30-6:00 p.m.
Ideal Qualifications and Skills:
Classroom experience working with a mixed age group, 2-5 years of age
Ability to build appropriate relationships with the children, parents, and other staff
Enthusiasm and interest in working with young children
Understanding of group management techniques
Commitment to working scheduled shifts
Ability to walk, run, bend, sit, kneel and lift up to 30 pounds
Schedule: 5-6 hour shifts, Monday-Friday, less than 30 hours per week (part-time)
Pay Rate: $17. 00 per hour
Please send a cover letter indicating why you would be a strong addition to the team and a resume to Hanna Petersen, Operations and After Care Manager, at hpetersen@edcjcc. org.