Full Time

Preschool Teacher

The Gan Preschool Portland OR

We are a progressive Reggio Inspired preschool looking for someone to join our staff from mid June to mid August with the possibility of continuing onward.
We are looking for full or part-time teachers for our 2-5 year olds.
We offer a very supportive work environment and a very happy place to come to work.
We are looking for someone joyful, responsible with strong communication skills to both children and adults. We are looking for someone with a warm nature that is flexible.
Experience with Reggio philosophy or Montessori is an added plus for us but we are willing to train.

Counselor must have experience working with children in any setting and be someone that is joyful, responsible with strong communication skills to both children and adults.
Hours are Monday through Friday 8:00am - 4:00pm
Part time is also an option for the hours of 8:00am- 12:45pm or 12:30- 4:00pm.

Resume and recommendations (with phone numbers) a must.
Must be in the Central Background Registry

Must have a High School Diploma or GED
Preferred: Associates or Higher Degree in Early Childhood Education or related field

Must have a current First Aid/CPR and Food Handlers Cards, Certification in Recognizing Reporting and Recording Child Abuse and Neglect and Introduction to Child Care Health Safety and Nutrition

Preferred: at least one year experience working with 3-5 year olds in a certified child care program
Preferred: knowledge of early childhood development, age appropriate activities and practice for preschool age children, and developmentally appropriate behavior management techniques.
About the Company
We are a Reggio and Montessori Inspired Early Learning Center that provides Joyful Jewish Learning to children of all backgrounds. We believe that children learn best through teacher supported play and creative open-ended activities. We practice collaboration, communication, and cooperation to help develop kindness and empathy with strong social emotional development strategies.

Salary: $18-$22/hr depending on experience

Qualifications: 0-2 years of experience.