Summerhill Day School is looking for a Registered Early Childhood Educator or equivalent to work in our Nursery School room (ages 2.5-4 years). This position would be part-time, working approximately 17-18 hours per week, alongside another educator. The start date for the position is Tuesday, September 4th, 2018. This position may be combined with our Before and After School role for our School Age children.
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-day professional development days 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 Programmes an asset
Please quote competition number 0818 in 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!