Exceptional afternoon infant/toddler teacher needed (MidCity)
Abeona House is a wonderfully unique childcare center with the utmost respect for children, serving 60 kids, ages 6 weeks to 5 years. Inspired by the Reggio Emilia approach and the belief in the remarkable capacity of children, we have a warm community that thrives on relationships, child-centered interactions, and working cooperatively. We have started the Quality Rating System process, and are looking for good team members who can support our growth and improvement plan.
Experience in the Reggio Emilia approach is NOT required, but an open-mind and commitment to ongoing learning is a must. Read more about our program at www.abeonahouse.org.
We are currently hiring for an afternoon infant assistant. Many of our leads start as assistants and move up.
Benefits include: *Friendly work environment with warm colleagues and supportive administration and parents, *paid holidays, *assistance with books and fees for professional development, *delicious, healthy lunch from our farm-to-table food program. Childcare for teachers is NOT available.
Job Description: Afternoon Assistant Teacher
Afternoon assistants work 4.25 hours per day. Pay rate $11/hour
This is an ideal position for a student or someone who is looking to learn the ropes in early childhood. An early childhood degree, a Child Development Associates (CDA), or 3 college credits in child development coursework is preferred. Teachers who complete the CDA or coursework in the first year of employment will also be considered. This is non-negotiable. Scholarships are available.
Experience working with infant to twos a must!
Interested applicants MUST:
*email a cover letter explaining
1. The position you are applying for;
2. Your experience in childcare and working with young children, particularly for the required age group;
3. The aspects of our organization that make this a fit for you at this time.
*email an up-to-date resume that includes three professional references.
We will contact applicants who meet our desired criteria.
Thank you for reading about our organization, and for your interest in supporting healthy foundations for children.
Posting ID: 4119391059