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If you are creative minded and organized with training and experience in early childhood education, this is an opportunity to grow with a unique preschool.

Our program is arts and nature based using project-based learning approaches aligned with the Reggio Approach. We are looking for a very nurturing and energetic experienced teacher who can inspire children’s learning with magical experiences, curiosity and imagination.

The right candidate for this position should have:

Significant experience working with groups of young children
Able to seamlessly handle multiple tasks
Excellent organizational skills
An understanding of the Reggio Approach, project-based learning and arts integration
Strong collaborative and communication skills with Director and staff
Writing and computer skills
Shared values in alternative, nontraditional educational approaches
A flexible and calm approach
Committed lifelong learner eager to deepen the work through self-directed, as well as provided, on-side and off-side professional development
We offer competitive wages; vacation and holiday pay; sick pay and wellness benefit; holiday bonus; healthcare benefit; extensive professional development.

Requirements:

Minimum 12 early childhood units, at least 4 years experience working with preschool children. Will consider related experience with commitment to earn ECE units.
Live Scan fingerprinting, current TB test, current Adult & Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED certification, required immunizations
Excellent health, able to lift up to 40 lbs. and move easily in an outdoor country setting with stairs
Hours: Part-time or Full-time (flexibility in schedule is a plus)

Start Date: Immediately

To express your interest please send a cover letter and resume.

We are a fragrance-free workplace.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $16.00 to $21.00 /hour

Experience:

Early Childhood Education: 3 years (Preferred)
Preschool: 3 years (Preferred)
Education:

Associate (Required)
Location:

Petaluma, CA (Preferred)
License:

Drivers License (Required)
Early Childhood Education (Preferred)
Language:

English (Preferred)
Work authorization:

United States (Preferred)
Shifts:

Morning (Required)
Mid-Day (Required)
Overtime often available:

No