ECE ll or ECE lll

Website Valley Gardens Playschool

Job ID 6365
Job Category

Executive Director

Description

Valley Gardens Playschool is vibrant early learning program in EK with a keen focus on getting kids ready for school!  If you love working with 3 and 4 year olds and are excited about developing a program for this group, VGP is looking for a creative and enthusiastic teacher like you. VGP runs 4 classes of 16 children each, and has a strong reputation as a supportive environment for children with additional support needs and as a school readiness program.  You will be responsible for leading classroom activities as well as managing the administration of the organization.  You will work alongside an assistant teacher and an inclusion staff, and you will be responsible for guidance and partnership with the other staff members as you work together for the children and families.   You will partner with the host school and other agencies, and be responsible for ongoing supportive communication with families.  We are looking for someone who is creative, motivated, flexible, cooperative, organized, and excellent at prioritizing responsibilities in a fast-paced environment.  This is a 1 year position from August 2024-August 2025 with reduced hours in June, July and August when classes are not running. We offer:

–  A competitive salary ($28.15(ECEll) 29.75 (ECElll) hourly; 35 hours weekly)

– (9) Sick/personal days

–  PD opportunities

–  Pension Plan

–  A supportive work environment

Eligible Candidates

Successful applicants must have:

- ECE II or III classification

- Valid CPR / First Aid certification

- A strong understanding of licensing requirements and best practice

- Criminal and child abuse record checks within 3 months of start date

- An excellent understanding of child development

- Strong computer skills

-  2-3 years experience in a supervisory position (preferred), but other combinations of education and experience will be considered.

Application Deadline August 3rd, 2024
Contact Information

Send your resume, cover letter and 3 professional references to vgpsboarddirectors@gmail.com.

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