Pay Rate: $12/hr
Hours Per Week: 18.25
Wildflowers Playschool in Putney is looking for an early childhood education intern to join our teaching team for our 2020-2021 school year at our small preschool program.
Our program has 10 children ages 2-5 that is dedicated to unconditional positive regard of children and support in their individual learning and emotional processes and has a commitment to non-coercive non-authoritarian approach to child care and education.
School year position runs Sept 15th 2020 to June 4th 2021.
This position is 18.25 hrs a week, Tuesdays and Wednesdays 8:15am-3:15pm, Thursdays 8:15am-12:30pm. We have one all-staff teacher meeting a month on Tuesday afternoons until 4:00pm. We take school breaks off. For right candidate some flexibility in hours.
An ideal candidate will have an Associates in Early Childhood Education/related field. A minimum of having taken/or a willingness to complete a state approved child development class/fundamentals program.
You will be required to take state requirements including mandated reporting/first aid CPR training as well as a background check in the summer.
Skills, Attributes and Knowledge Desired:
We are looking for someone who is reliable, patient, flexible, has an interest in alternative philosophies of education, has a deep respect for children and enjoys celebrating arts, movement and music with children. Must love the outdoors in all conditions, we spend a significant time outside every day in all types of weather.
Apply through one of the application portals listed below. You will be asked to provide a resume and cover letter. Please address your cover letter to Tess Lindsay, Director and Lead Teacher, Wildflowers Playschool, 10 Christian Square, Putney, VT 05346.