Part-Time (Hourly) Preschool Teacher, Early Childhood Demonstration Center-College of Education
July 13, 2018
The Early Childhood Demonstration Center is a quality early learning facility for children ages 2.5-6, located in Rowan University’s College of Education. The Part-Time Preschool Teacher is responsible for the coordination and implementation of preschool curriculum for children ages 2.5-5 in a mixed age group setting. The Part-Time Preschool teacher will have knowledge of child development and developmentally appropriate practices for young children, as well as knowledge of all State guidelines for childcare centers.
Prepares and implements lesson plans on a weekly basis using integrated units of study which supports state and national standards for early childhood education
Creates a classroom environment which supports a constructivist approach to early childhood education
Possesses willingness and flexibility to learn and implement new approaches in the classroom
Maintains a classroom environment free of bias which values diversity, inclusion, tolerance, and acceptance
Makes daily observations and records anecdotal records
Maintains child folios to document child progress
Attends professional development, staff meetings, parent involvement activities and parent conferences
Works with teacher candidates and university faculty
Promotes positive behaviors among children utilizing proactive and positive approaches to classroom management
Implements and ensures program quality
Collects and records daily attendance and/or other records pertaining to the classroom and children
Maintains a professional atmosphere in the classroom and throughout the school community
Works cooperatively with instructional support staff
Assists the Center and Director in implementing standards of GROW NJ KIDS and other national associations in early childhood education standards
Performs other related duties as required
NJ Teaching Certificate Preschool through grade 3 preferred; Elementary Ed. and CDA considered.
A Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university is required; a Bachelor's degree in Early Childhood or Elementary Education is preferred.
One (1) year of teaching experience in a school, preschool or daycare for young children.
Experience with the Project Approach, Bankstreet Approach and/or Reggio Emilia.
This temporary, part-time position is assigned up to twenty-five (25) hours per week and is not to exceed 944 hours per fiscal year. Work is contracted annually to coincide with the fiscal year and is contingent upon budget appropriations.
This position is not benefits-eligible.
The successful candidate must possess the ability to work between at least 8:30am-1:30pm, with some flexibility for occasional or as-needed additional time.
Commensurate with experience.
This position is not open to current Rowan University students.
Only complete online applications submitted before the deadline will be considered.
Internal Number: 493040
About Rowan University
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