Summerhill Day School is looking for a Registered Early Childhood Educator or equivalent to work in with our School Age children. This position would be part-time, working approximately 4-5 hours per day, 5 days per week. The hours would be about 8:00 am - 9:15 am and 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm. The start date for the position is Tuesday, September 4th, 2018 and it may be combined with our Nursery School position and/our supply teaching opportunities. The position requires walking to and from a local elementary school and offering an engaging program for the children while at Summerhill. The children range in age from 4 until about 7 years.
Summerhill offers a unique curriculum philosophy by implementing the Reggio Emilia approach to learning, with elements of the Montessori philosophy as well. We are looking for an educator who understands these philosophies or is excited to learn more about them.
As an employee at Summerhill, you would become part of our small teaching team. We have 10 full-time staff and have a ‘family’ feel. Our teaching staff are provided with paid planning time and are compensated for professional development opportunities. We also close for 3 full days of professional development for our entire team of staff.
We’re looking for someone who is passionate about working with young children and who is excited about working within a small team.
Candidates must have: - Proof of registration with the College of Early Childhood Educators- Current Standard First Aid/CPR-C -Current Immunization Record- Current TB test - Satisfactory Criminal Reference Check (within last 6 months)- Food Handlers Certificate an asset- Knowledge of Jolly Phonics and Second Step Programs an asset
Please quote competition number 08182in your cover letter and/or resume. Cover letters and resumes can be made out to the attention of Mary Benak and Christine Rom. We would love to hear about why you are interested in this position at Summerhill and what your top values are!
Thank you -we look forward to hearing from you!