Infant Teacher

Job ID: #104

As an Infant Teacher, we are looking for committed individuals who want to make a difference in the lives of young children and their families, while effectively working collaboratively with colleagues to develop and implement creative project-based activities in a supportive environment. Candidate must be innovative, creative, flexible and reliable who pride themselves on excellence; putting education and development of students first while promoting a positive learning environment.

We are an innovative project-based private school serving students from 6 weeks to 12 yrs old (Infants, Toddlers, Pre-School, Private Pre-K, Private Kindergarten, and Before/After school care).

You will be joining a team of educators who are passionate about preparing students for higher education through the use of project based, hands on learning. Our curriculum is inspired by the world-renowned Reggio Emilia (Italy curriculum), therefore knowledge and experience using that philosophy is a plus.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

  • Ensure curriculum and developmentally appropriate practices are in place in the classroom
  • Co-create lessons with colleagues and students
  • Differentiate instruction through creative activities
  • Create a classroom environment that promotes critical thinking skills
  • Assess through innovative methods such as, the use of anecdotal observations, finished products, photographs, and written dialogue
  • Keep accurate attendance records
  • Establish and maintain good communications with parents through weekly newsletters, regular emails, approved social networks and phone calls to students’ parents
  • Implement school policies and procedures required to uphold school regulations

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • DCF 45 hours and 1 year experience

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education
  • Experience with curriculum development and implementation
  • Early childhood education classroom experience
  • Experience and/or knowledge with Reggio Emilia inspired philosophy

Job Type: Full-time

Required experience:

  • 1 year

 

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