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Secondary Lead Preschool Teacher

Secondary Lead Preschool Teacher

Company: Trinity Baptist Preschool
Contact Person: Ashley Winkel
Location/Address:
22550 Township Road 530
Sherwood Park, Alberta , T8A 4T7
Phone: 780-464-4040 ext 305

Position Description

ABOUT TRINITY BAPTIST PRESCHOOL

Trinity Preschool is a licensed, non-profit, faith-inspired preschool for children aged 3 and 4. Our early education philosophy fosters children’s natural curiosity and ability to learn through play. We have a child-directed program that follows the ethos of Flight, (the Alberta Early Learning and Care Framework).

Our Preschool is a ministry of Trinity Baptist Church of Sherwood Park. Please take the time to learn more about our preschool at www.trinitybaptistpreschool.ca.

GENERAL POSITION DESCRIPTION

We are seeking a secondary Lead Teacher with a personal Christian faith, warmth, creativity, and ability to engage well with children.

With a child-led approach to early learning, our curriculum is developed around the children's interests and play to encourage natural curiosity. Our teachers plan and prepare as a team to create activities and environments that stimulate learning. Together, we create a caring classroom environment that respects and celebrates each child's value and unique character. We work as a team to provide inclusion resources that meet the needs of every child in our community of early learners.

WE OFFER

  • Part-time hours (approx. 20 hours/week) from September – May. Our preschool classes run M-F from 9-11:30 a.m.
  • Competitive wages offered in line with Alberta’s ECE salary grid and Alberta Wage Top Up based on level of certification
  • A dynamic team approach to teaching
  • Facilities that include an outdoor classroom, onsite playground, gardens and access to gross motor play facilities with kitchen at Trinity Baptist Church (with plans to upgrade).
  • Compensation for some professional development

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Level 2 Child Care Certification or higher
  • Strong leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills
  • Current CPR & First Aid Certification.
  • Current RCMP Criminal Record Check with Vulnerable Sector Search.
  • Agreement with the Trinity Baptist Church statement of beliefs found at https://www.tbcsherwoodpark.ca/about/our-beliefs
  • Teaching Experience: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Early Childhood Education: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Experience working with inclusion resources (Preferred)

We encourage our teachers to participate in professional workshops or courses to further their development in Early Childhood Education.

TO APPLY

Please send all necessary documentation to our Trinity Preschool Director,

Ashley Winkel

Ashley@tbcsherwoodpark.ca

In addition to your current resume, please submit a philosophical statement about the importance of preschool education from your perspective.

DEADLINE

The window for applications will close on July 20th, or when the position is filled.

Posted: June 21, 2022 | Expires: July 20, 2022
Posted Under: Education
Career ID: [ 10815 ]