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As a benefit of membership, Iowa AEYC posts job openings as a resource for the early care and education profession. Postings are listed for 30 days. To post an opening, you or someone working for the employer must be an active Iowa AEYC member.

Send requests to Pat Dautremont, Iowa AEYC's Membership Specialist, pat@iowaaeyc.org.

 

Gan Shalom: The Jewish Center for Early Childhood Development - Waukee
Gan Shalom Teacher Job Description
Gan Shalom: The Jewish Center for Early Childhood Development opened in September 2013. The facility is licensed for 50 children and the program is growing rapidly.
Summary: This year-round, full-time position oversees and supervises the Gan Shalom weekday preschool and summer program for ages 2 - 5. The ideal candidate will provide leadership and direction for a new and growing program.
Description:
● Work as a team member to teach, plan, and evaluate children
● Observe and interact with children throughout the day and enter anecdotal observations into Gold Online
● Interact with parents
● Assist in the organization and cleanliness of the classroom along with preparations for classroom activities.
● Utilize positive behavioral interventions and support strategies in the classroom
● Be a positive role model for children
● Attend additional workshops, special events, training, or other activities as requested by the director
Qualifications:
● AA or BS in Early Childhood or Elementary Education
● Knowledge of Creative Curriculum and Teaching Strategies Gold
● Complete required professional development and continuing education
● CPR and First Aid
● Universal Precautions
● Mandatory Reporting
● Essentials Child Care Preservice Training
Contact Anissa Deay, Gan Shalom Preschool Director. 515.987.0899. anissa@dmjfed.org. 33158 Ute Ave, Waukee, IA 50263.
posted 2018.05.22

 

Main Street School - Norwalk
Hiring for Primary, Elementary & Secondary Teachers
Are you looking for an environment of professional collaboration and creativity with the flexibility of educational methods? Would you flourish in an environment where you have the autonomy to allow the individual needs of students to direct the curriculum?
Then Main Street School might just be the school community you’ve been looking for.
Main Street School is a small, private, non-profit school offering an individualized, multi-aged and experiential, hands on education to children age 3 through high school in Norwalk, Iowa. We are currently taking applications for Primary, Elementary and Secondary School Teacher Positions for the 2018-2019 school year.
Job Summary:
● Using phenomenon based learning, Montessori and other educational methods tailored to each student, teachers will be tasked with facilitating student success and growth in academic and interpersonal skills through planning, organizing and implementing an appropriate instructional program in an environment that guides and encourages students to develop and fulfill their academic potential.
● Would lead classroom of 6-10 students
Essential Functions:
Under the general supervision of the school director, the teacher will:
● Develop and administer curriculum consistent with the needs of each child.
● Promote a classroom environment that is safe and conducive to individualized learning and small group instruction.
● Develop lesson plans and utilize instructional materials that result in high quality learning experiences that maximize instructional time.
● Document student progress, activities, and outcomes.
● Encourage parental involvement in students' education and ensure effective communication with and feedback to students and their parents/guardians regarding academic and social progress and goals.
● Conduct ongoing assessment of student learning and modify instructional methods based on individual student needs.
Educational Requirements:
Bachelor’s Degree in education from accredited institution.
Send resume application or questions to: Tanya Apana, Director Email: Tanya@mainstschool.org
Main Street School, 925 Main Street, Norwalk, IA 50211 515-981-1275 | www.mainstschool.com
posted 2018.05.08