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Preschool Teacher

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Jefferson Park Preschool
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Elizabeth, NJ
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Published 12 days ago

Early Childhood Teachers required

Jefferson Park Preschool is a well-respected childcare center 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 daycare for children of working families. Since its founding Jefferson Park has provided a word-class early childhood program; with a majority of its 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 center's philosophies whilst following High Scope Curriculum.
  • Create positive learning environments including resources based on child-directed learning.
  • Develop strategies to guide positive children's behavior
  • Build good, open communication with children, families, and staff
  • Observe and record children's growth, development, and behavior using electronic portfolios
  • Ensure the learning environment is clean, hygienic, and safe
  • Help develop teaching goals for the center 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 has 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 substitute rates, Full-time position begins September 2021.

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 Teachers required

Jefferson Park Preschool is a well-respected childcare center 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

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Contract
  • Start Date
    September 1, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    August 6, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Entry level

Benefits

Health, Dental & Vision | 403(b)

Health, Dental & Vision | 403(b)

Location

On-site
485 Madison Ave, Elizabeth, NJ 07201, USA

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