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Jefferson Park Preschool | Elizabeth, NJ
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Jefferson Park Preschool


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Published 10 days ago

August 26, 2020
July 22, 2020

Early Childhood Teacher required

Jefferson Park Preschool is a well-respected childcare centre located in the heart of Elizabeth, NJ. Jefferson Park Preschool was established in 1969 by concerned Elizabeth residents as a private, non-profit organization to provide quality day care for children of working families. Since its founding Jefferson Park has provided a word class early childhood program; with a majority of it's graduates going on to excel in academics and gain entry to honors and gifted and talented programs

This is an excellent chance to join a friendly, vibrant and dynamic team environment. Recent early childhood graduates are encouraged to apply.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and deliver curriculum founded on the centre's philosophies whilst following High Scope Cirriculum.
  • Create positive learning environments including resources based on child-directed learning.
  • Develop strategies to guide positive children's behaviour
  • Build good, open communication with children, families and staff
  • Observe and record children's growth, development and behaviour using electronic portfolios
  • Ensure the learning environment is clean, hygienic and safe
  • Help develop teaching goals for the centre and its teachers
  • Undertake administrative tasks as required
  • Submit weekly lesson plans
  • Work with colleagues on school wide special events

Requirements:

  • A Bachelor Degree in Education (Early Childhood) or related field
  • NJ Teaching Certificate CE or CEAS; P-3 Certification
  • Experience working in a childcare setting
  • Fantastic organizational and teamwork skills
  • Sound written and verbal communication skills
  • Friendly personality ability to communicate with parents
  • A good level of computer literacy
  • A good understanding of the Early Years Learning Framework

Opening Available immediately at subsitute rates, Full time position begins September 2020.

Jefferson Park Preschool prides itself on offering excellent working conditions to its employees including professional development, flexible work arrangements and opportunities to be rewarded for outstanding performance.

If you are a qualified and passionate teacher dedicated to early childhood learning and care, send your resume to Katia Theodore, Executive Director: Director@jeffersonparkpreschool.org

Early Childhood Teacher required

Jefferson Park Preschool is a well-respected childcare centre located in the heart of Elizabeth, NJ. Jefferson Park Preschool was established in 1969 by concerned Elizabeth residents as a private…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • Temporary
  • 4-Year Degree Required
  • Entry level

Benefits

Health, Dental & Vision | 403(b)

Health, Dental & Vision | 403(b)

How to Apply

Send resume to director@jeffersonparkpreschool.org

Send resume to director@jeffersonparkpreschool.org

Location

485 Madison Avenue, Elizabeth, NJ 07201

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