Early Childhood Educator

Job Type: Teaching
Job Category: Early Childhood Education
Job Location: Greater San Francisco Bay Area

This opening calls for specific teaching qualifications set by the school.

CalWest’s partner school in the San Francisco Bay Area is seeking an Early Childhood Educator for Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten to start August 2022.

Required Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s Degree and/or other educational requirements listed on the job description
  • Requisite skills commensurate with the position
  • A reasonable commuting distance to the CalWest client school, or a willingness to relocate
  • Relevant, recent experience
  • Authorization to live and work in the United States

Preferred Qualifications

  • A love of elementary children and early childhood education
  • Master’s degree and five years teaching experience with 4-6 year olds preferred
  • Demonstrated commitment to teaching and learning in a progressive, dynamic and responsive school community
  • Demonstrated proficiency in educational technology

More about this role…

Responsibilities

  • Co-teach in our Kindergarten and Pre-Kindergarten classrooms, including early literacy, mathematics and social studies as a member of a several-person teaching team
  • Implement the school’s social emotional curriculum, which is based in Responsive Classroom curriculum and approach
  • Provide a hands-on, inquiry-based style of teaching that is responsive to individual students and meets the developmental needs of 4, 5 and 6 year olds
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a collegial and highly collaborative teaching environment and to form strong relationships with colleagues, families and students