BILINGUAL PRESCHOOL TEACHER WANTED
Do you speak Spanish? Do you also speak, read and write in English?
The Language Garden Community Preschool is a small Spanish Immersion preschool that follows a Reggio Inspired and inquiry based philosophy located in SFV. We are growing and are currently looking for a wonderful teacher. The ideal candidate is someone who is comfortable working with both small and large groups of children, have some knowledge of the constructivist philosophy, be able to execute plans and activities with children, work well with co-teachers and enjoy using an inquiry based approach on a daily basis. Ease in reading and writing in English is a must.
APPLICANTS MUST HAVE:
A minimum of 24 units in child development. Units in administration highly desired but not required.
The following classes MUST be included and completed: Please do not apply if you do not have the following:
Growth and Development (3units)
Curriculum and classroom management (3units)
The child and school community (3units)
Infant Toddler Studies (6units)
An elective class (3 + units)
Must have minimum of 2yrs in classroom teaching experience (Experience must be working with children 2-6yrs old in a licensed setting)
Have knowledge of the Reggio Approach of teaching preferred but not mandatory to be considered. Must have child centered and inquiry based philosophy.
Candidate must be able to read, write, and speak fluent Spanish and English.
Have excellent creative writing skills.
*Great position for college students working towards an ECE degree. The Language Garden is a great place to gain experience and put skills to practice.
*Live in the San Fernando Valley or vicinities preferred.
MUST MEET THE FOLLOWING ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS TO BE CONSIDERED:
(AA or BA) Preferred but not mandatory to be considered
Completed minimum 24 units in child development
Cleared TB test (current)
Cleared physical exam (current)
CPR up to date or able to complete prior to start date
IN ADDITION MUST BE:
Be loving, and enthusiastic, respectful to children
Must be open-minded and flexible. Be able to be objective and accept constructive criticism.
Understand “Inquiry Based philosophy”
Be able to work collaboratively with other colleagues
Be able to work closely and respectfully with parents and families
Take initiative, be creative, and spontaneous
Work well with little or no supervision
Have great work ethics
Hard worker, punctual, and responsible
Looking for passionate ECE teachers willing to go the extra mile to make a difference in the lives of children and their families
A great work environment
Salary based on experience and education
Paid holidays, sick days, and vacation
We are not a cookie cutter school. Creative mental and physical work is required on a daily basis.
Call Ms. Yessy at 818-601-8833-cell Mon-Sun 9am-6:00pm for more information on how to apply. Visit our website at: http://www.mylanguagegarden.com for more information on our school. Do not send emails without calling first. ALL unapproved emails will be deleted.
Ms. Yessy Beltrán