Stone Ridge is seeking a Little Hearts Preschool Teacher.
Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart, a member of the international Network of Sacred Heart Schools, is a Catholic, independent college preparatory school for girls, Grades 1-12, with a co-educational Early Childhood Program, Pre-Kindergarten, and Kindergarten in Bethesda, Maryland. With over 700 students, and rooted in the Goals of Sacred Heart education, Stone Ridge inspires young women to lead and serve, through lives of purpose that integrate faith, intellect, community, social action, and personal growth in an atmosphere of wise freedom.
The Preschool Teacher is responsible for supporting the Little Hearts Program, Stone Ridge’s co-educational Early Childhood Education program. The Little Hearts program includes infant/toddler through kindergarten aged children taught in alignment with the Goals and Criteria of Sacred Heart education. Working closely with colleagues in the Little Hearts Program, the pre-kindergarten teacher will plan and implement activities that promote the social, emotional, physical, and intellectual growth of young children using research-based best practices.
Compensation includes competitive benefits and salary commensurate with experience. This position is full-time, equivalent to 40 hours per week.
The ideal candidate holds a minimum of a BA in Early Childhood Education or a related field and meets early childhood teacher qualifications. S/he will have experience teaching in an early education program. S/he demonstrates strong communication skills, a good sense of humor, a capacity for organization and follow-through, and flexibility. S/he is an antiracist educator.
About Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart
Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart, a member of the international Network of Sacred Heart Schools, is an independent, Catholic, all-girls, mission-driven, student-centered educational community of over 650 students, Early Childhood Program through 12th Grade, in Bethesda, MD. Rooted in the Goals of Sacred Heart education – personal and active faith in God, deep respect for intellectual values, social awareness which impels to action, the building of community as a Christian value, and personal growth in an atmosphere of wise freedom – Stone Ridge draws motivated students from throughout the Washington, DC area.