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Discovery Learning Center Seeking Full or Part Time Preschool Teacher (Fair Oaks)

4444 San Juan Ave near Winding Way

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compensation: $15-$17.50 depending on education & experience
employment type: full-time

Goals of Discovery Learning Center

• To value and guide the child’s natural curiosity and joy of learning
• To create an environment which says, “Touch – try it if you like!”
• To revere play as the true work of children
• To revere laughter as the music of the soul
• To encourage creativity, imagination, and diverse thinking
• To facilitate independent behavior and problem solving skills
• To provide a safe loving atmosphere where positive self-esteem flourishes
• To encourage caring, accepting, and loving interactions
• To value cultural diversity and promote anti-bias thinking
• To encourage memory and listening skills
• To provide developmentally appropriate curriculum which is in larger part determined by the children’s emerging interests
• To always be committed to the needs of the child first

Typical Duties and Responsibilities of Our Teachers

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
• Design and implementation of small group curriculum that is reflective of the children’s interests, as well as our program’s philosophy.
• Taylor the program to the needs of individual children, with concern for their interests, special needs and talents, as well as their individual style and pace of learning.
• Assist children to become aware of their roles as integral members of the group and community.
• Facilitate conflict resolution with the children by helping them to identify their feelings and find the appropriate words and/or outlet.
• Assist children with toileting; including changing diapers and toilet teaching.
• Assume an equal share of the joint housekeeping responsibilities of the staff.
• Attend staff meetings and trainings.
• Assure that the appropriate staff to children ratio is maintained.
• Familiarity with the Department of Social Services regulations detailing the health and safety requirements providers must meet.
• Maintain professional and positive communication with students, parents and staff.

Minimum Requirements

• Must LOVE children and take delight in their everyday achievements.
• 12 ECE Units with at least a cumulative GPA of 3.0
• Clear Livescan
• 1 years of experience
• Energetic personality

If you feel that our school is a place you would love to come to work everyday, please send an email with the following criteria included;

1. Your resume
2. A brief summary of your ideal preschool learning environment. For example, what kinds of activities, projects, and experiences would you provide for your preschool-age students?
3. Finally, after visiting our website (, please tell us what stands out most to you about our center.
  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

post id: 7061186491


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