Preschool Teacher @ Temple Emanuel Preschool

Preschool Teacher

Preschool and Toddler Lead Teachers/Teachers

Temple Emanuel Preschool (TEP) in Newton is seeking EEC - certified Toddler and Preschool Lead Teachers/Teachers to join our dedicated team of educators. We are a warm and loving preschool community serving children 15 months - 5 years old.

Hours of Operation: Morning Program 9 am – 1 pm
Early Drop Off 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Extended Day 1:00 pm – 3:30

Within the school day, we have full time and part-time schedules available. Your schedule would include, setup/cleanup time, staff meetings, parent communication and planning time. We are open September through June and we may have the option for additional summer hours. The positions would begin in August 2020 with staff orientation. TEP is closed on Federal and Jewish holidays. We offer competitive salaries based on experience, level of certification and schedule.

Qualifications needed to teach effectively include knowledge of child development, best practices and preschool educational methods as well as the ability to engage children and earn their trust.


Curriculum development
Observe each child to help them improve their social competencies and build self-esteem
Document and track children’s progress
Parent communication and conducting Parent-Teacher conferences
Collaborate with other educators
Maintain a clean classroom consistent with enhanced health and safety standards

Proven experience as a Preschool or Toddler Teacher
Excellent understanding of the principles of child development and preschool educational methods
Even-tempered, friendly and reliable
Child CPR and First Aid. (Training will be provided.)
Possess EEC license. Completion of EEC StrongStart program

Additional Benefits available:
Flexible Spending Account
Ability to participate in 403B Retirement Plan
Paid Sick Days, Personal, and Professional Development days (on a prorated basis)
Full-time employees (30+ hours) are eligible to join our Health Insurance Plan
Professional Development opportunities

TEP welcomes applications from all qualified parties. We do not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, religion, cultural heritage, political beliefs, veteran status, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability.

Become a valued part of our warm, vibrant community.

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Job Summary

  • Duration: full-time
  • Benefits: paid vacation, sick leave
  • Other Benefits: Medical available for full time employees
  • Preferred Experience: Entry Level (0-2 years)
  • Preferred Degree: Bachelors
  • Job Posted: 2020-08-18
  • Times this job has been viewed: 217 times
  • Job is posted for: 60 days
  • Job Categories: Early Childhood Teacher
  • Organization Type: Education & Schools
Job Location
Temple Emanuel Preschool
385 Ward St
Newton , Massachusetts 02459


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