Full Time Temporary
Details: Based on Experience
241 Water Street
Blue School is an independent school in the South Street Seaport that serves children from age 2 through 8th grade. Blue School seeks to both practice and model a dynamic balance between creative thinking, academic mastery and self and social learning, and to educate irrepressible innovators, and adaptable problem solvers. Please learn more about us at www.blueschool.org.
Blue School is looking for a substitute teacher to work in the Pre-Primary program with children ages 2-5. Candidates should bring a fascination with and strong developmental understanding of the early childhood years and a desire to learn and evolve within the context of a vital, growing learning community. Blue School’s Pre-primary Program is committed to child-centered learning based on careful observation and documentation of children’s work and play, grounded in caring and respectful relationships among children, teachers and families.
-Strong understanding of two to five year olds
-Ability to model language, strategies and approach to support the growth of the child
-Capable and invested in building a classroom community of learners
-Excellent communication skills
-Collaborative and team-oriented
-Sense of humor
-Interested in thinking creatively and playfully about materials and the classroom environment
-Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education required - or working towards a Master's degree in Early Childhood Education
-Must be available to work between the hours of 8:30 and 4:30.
-Must be responsive to short notice calls/texts from teachers in the morning.
Blue School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Minimum Education Required
How To Apply
Email Ciara Hedderman email@example.com with Pre-Primary Substitute as the subject line and attach the following:
- Your Resume
- Cover Letter