Pixie Hill Preschool on Mercer Island has an opportunity for a Preschool Teacher to join our teaching team for the Pre-K program. Our ideal candidate will have Early Childhood Education teaching experience in a school/preschool setting, a passion for young children, organized, dependable, personable, and hardworking.
The Pre-K Program Teacher develops, teaches, and maintains a curriculum that is educational, stimulating, and fun; while meeting the physical, social, and intellectual needs of the students.
Overview of Job Duties:
Develop lesson plans that engage students socially and academically.
Continually work with students to ensure Kindergarten readiness.
Lead group activities during table and circle time.
Ensure the classroom is prepared for the day's activities.
Maintain a fun and interactive classroom.
Supervise throughout the day.
Assist in preparing snack and lunch.
Partake in daily cleaning tasks throughout the day.
Attend a 2-hour monthly staff meeting.
Lead parent / teacher conferences in January and provide student assessments.
Attend parent orientation, fundraisers, and similar functions throughout the year.
Position hours -- Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 9 AM – 2 PM.
Contract -- July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2018, with the opportunity to extend annually.
Competitive hourly rate commensurate with experience.
CPR and First Aid Certification or willingness to obtain certification desirable.
Background check will be completed.
Pixie Hill is a small non-profit preschool for children ranging from 3 to 5 years old on Mercer Island. Our mission is to provide a warm, close knit community for children and their families. All children are honored for their unique gifts and are supported in developing at their own pace. We offer a joyous learning environment that emphasizes social and academic growth through developmentally appropriate play.
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