Early Childhood Associate Teacher

The Caedmon School | New York, NY, United States

Posted Date 3/06/2020
Description

The Caedmon School seeks candidates for Early Childhood Associate teacher positions for the 2020-2021 school year. We seek candidates who cherish and love children; model what is expected of our students ethically, academically, and socially; demonstrate a commitment to lifelong learning; possess the skills, knowledge, and confidence to be an enthusiastic innovator; and respect for others.

We seek candidates who understand the role of teacher as a facilitator of student inquiry and the importance of a carefully prepared learning environment.

Responsibilities:
-Be able to help the Head Teacher in preparing and maintaining an emotionally responsive, nurturing, accepting, and safe classroom environment that provides both independent and social learning that meets the varying needs of the students
-Plan and work collegially with Head Teacher and/or grade level team
-Support Head Teacher in conducting family conferences and writing bi-weekly class notes and end of year narrative reports
-Attend all faculty meetings, participate in one task force each year, seek and attend professional development opportunities
-Meet with administration weekly about student growth and curriculum

Qualifications:
-Bachelor’s degree required, Montessori experience necessary, Montessori certification preferred, 1-3 years teaching experience
-Must have experience and be knowledgeable about Early Childhood development and education
-Enthusiastic about working with small children in a mixed-age classroom
-Strong classroom management skills
-Support Head Teacher in planning and implementing the Montessori curriculum
-Energetic, responsible and professional
-A collaborative work ethic with excellent oral and written communication skills
-Comfortable and confident in communicating with parents and caregivers

Compensation

Salary commensurate with experience

Application Information

To apply, please email resume and cover letter to Saniya Mehdi, Director of Early Childhood, at mehdi@caedmonschool.org

Credential Level
Early Childhood
Education Required
Bachelor's Degree
Job Type
Classroom Teacher/Staff
Position Type
Full-Time (12 mos.)
Phone(212) 879-2296

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