compensation: $18.00-$23.00 per hour employment type: contract non-profit organization
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Head Teacher’s Position 6-week SEASONAL Summer position
8:30am-3:30pm or 12:00pm-6:00pm
Teachers must be CERTIFIED or on DOH Study Plan. Must have early or childhood experience. We can assist with your study plan if you are enrolled in an approved program leading to certification ALL PAPERWORK MUST BE COMPLETED BEFORE JULY 1ST
Encourage play and growth in all areas of development: social, emotional, cognitive, linguistic, physical, and creative.
Have a clear commitment to Social Justice and Inclusiveness and ideas around implementing these values in the early childhood classroom
Please be comfortable with progressive and radical messes, big ideas and wild fun, controlled chaos and lots of laughter.
Use kind and caring words with children, families and each other
Provide a safe, clean, and caring environment for children indoors and outdoors.
Work with directors and co-teachers to create and implement developmental-interactive, playful, summer camp curricula. Be ready to think on your toes, and build a big bag of tricks!
Document the curriculum weekly with photos, quotes, and examples of work.
Get to know children and ensure curricula are full of fun and learning for every child.
Be comfortable communicating with parents and caregivers verbally and in writing.
Report emergencies to the Directors or otherwise designated person in charge.
Be professional in interactions with children, co-workers, and families.
Help with assistant teacher supervision and mentoring.
Teachers/Counselors should expect to work and play hard, share songs and games, hike around, look for animals, recycle, be outside, create art, learn, march, welcome, protect, stand up, and have fun. Reliability, safety, and supervision are the most key elements of our quality program. Creativity, learning, imagination, and play are what make us love learning and growing. Diversity and inclusion are what we aspire to. Everyone’s voice and everyone’s listening is essential. We are all creators together and seek a compassionate joyful program for every single person.
The summer camp should have a camp spirit, filled with sun, joy, silliness, kindness, laughter and all of our ideas.
Our summer program follows the school’s overall mission and philosophy:
We are a preschool that inspires children through play and
discovery values a diverse community and relies on the active participation of
cooperative-member families and teachers to thrive.
Our Community is committed to being a welcoming place committed to social justice where children, families, teachers, staff and the community can be themselves and be loved.
We will have diverse artists and specialists join us from the community.
Please send a cover letter and updated resume
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