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Preschool Teacher

Posted: 06/14/2022

About Us
Formed in 1993, East Wake Education Foundation (EWEF) is a 501c3 nonprofit organization that  serves children birth-5 years old and their parents in eastern Wake County. Our mission is to provide young children and their families in eastern Wake County access to quality preschool and a network of educational and developmental resources. Our vision is that one day, every child will reach school age with a strong foundation, ready to succeed. East Wake Education Foundation is hiring an assistant preschool teacher with a background in early childhood education who wants to join our team and make a valuable contribution to young children in our communities.
Qualifications and Requirements

  • Two-year degree in an early childhood education or Four-year degree in elementary education.
  • Fluent in Spanish a Plus
  • CPR Certification a Plus
 
The Ideal Candidate has…
  • The ability and desire to provide quality, nurturing care to children enrolled in the
program
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work closely with parents
  • Excellent administrative, organizational, and communication skills
  • An eagerness to learn and the ability to implement new skills and expertise
  • The ability to work independently, take initiative, and make appropriate judgment calls
  • The ability to assist the Program Director in supporting families and facilitating daily programming
  • The desire to maintain a clean and organized resource center
  • Comfortable working alone with 10-12 preschoolers and their parents
  • Willing to set up and break down a classroom each session
  • Travel to satellite location in a company vehicle
  • Collect and report data for satellite programming
  • Prepare materials and activities for weekly programming
  • Assist in identifying and recruiting families for programming
 
Education
  • Two-year degree in early childhood education or Four-year degree in elementary education.
 
Schedule
  • Regular work schedule Monday through Thursday 9:00 am -2:00 pm (20 hours per week)
  • Occasional meetings and events outside of normal working hours (Notice will be given in advance of dates and times)
 
Salary and Benefits
  • Temporary, salaried employee (funded through June 2024) includes 10-12 paid holidays and 8 paid vacation days
  • Salary range: $16,000-$17,500
 
How to Apply
 
The application packet consists of: (1) a cover letter that summarizes your experience as it applies to the requirements of this job; (2) current resume; (3) at least three professional references.
Applications will be accepted through July 15, 2022 or until the ideal candidate has been identified. A background check will be conducted before a candidate is hired.
Please email your application packet to: swhite@eastwakeeducationfoundation.org

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