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Early Childhood Educator

This maternity leave position will begin mid-February 2021 School Year and is approximately 29 years per week.

Teachers at the Ginsburg Solomon Schechter Early Childhood Center work with 2, 3, 4 or 5-year-old children and create learning environments that support the social, emotional, cognitive, and intellectual growth of young children. Teachers establish trusting relationships with children, parents, and colleagues. Teachers support and follow the ECC's vision and philosophy and participate in reflective practice.

Teachers are responsible for:

Preparation of a classroom environment that supports children's learning and growth

Attention to aesthetic approach in creating the environment

Creating explorations that guide the children's learning and support the school's mission to educate young Jewish children

Documentation of children's learning

Project work

Communication with parents

Maintaining a clean, well organized, fully supplied classroom

Visible learning displays

Attending faculty meetings and participate in professional development

Implement a social-constructivist approach in the classroom

Provide a joyful and safe environment for young children

Familiarity with Reggio, Emergent, Constructivist, and Project Approach to teaching

Qualification Requirements

Bachelor's degree in early education or education from an accredited university, masters degree preferred
Teaching certificate
DCFS Lead Teacher qualifications
Experience preferred, but not necessary
Comfortable with Hebrew speaking preferred

School Mission Statement:
At Solomon Schechter, we ignite students' Jewish souls, educate them to their highest potential and empower them to use their knowledge, skills, and creativity to enrich the world.

Duration part-time
Benefits Leave Early for Shabbat
Ad Posted On 2020-10-02
Times this Ad has been viewed 514 times
Ad is posted for 90 days
Categories Preschool, Maternity Leave
Focus Education & Schools
Organization Name Solomon Schechter Day School of Metropolitan Chicago
Job Location 4500 W. Dempster St.
Skokie, Illinois
United States
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