Classification: Full-time, 40 hours/week, Monday–Friday
Pay rate: $16-17/hr, depending on experience and credentials
- Full-time employees benefits include:
- Paid sick, vacation, personal days
- Paid holidays
- JCC pool membership
- Tuition discount for enrolled children
The JCC values professional development and growth for our early childhood professionals. We will help you secure tuition scholarship for accredited college courses in Early Childhood Education.
Position Summary: Shalom Children’s Center is a 5-star licensed early childhood education center. A teacher, as part of the classroom teaching team of three teachers, assists in implementing an emotionally responsive, developmentally appropriate play-based classroom of 15 children age 3.
- NC Qualifying letter (criminal background check)
- AA or BA in related field, including ECE credential or equivalency
- At least 1 year of experience working with children in an early childhood setting
- Excellent verbal communication skills
- Experience and knowledge of emergent inquiry or Reggio-inspired approach preferred
- Ability to physically lift and care for a child less than 40 lbs
- Collaborating with the lead teacher in lesson planning based on an emergent curriculum
- Documenting children’s developmental progress and interests
- Building supportive relationships with families
- Collaborating with the age-group POD team using a strengths-based approach.
We strongly believe that all educators of all positions, skill levels, experiences, and backgrounds have a sacred responsibility to build a community of peace alongside our youngest children. Even though the nature of this important work with children demands intentionality, flexibility, and attention, this is a job in which we want you to slow down, bring your authentic self, and be fully present. We approach our work with joy and would love to welcome you to our Shalom family!
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