Job Opportunities

Position Title:  Substitute Teacher

Summary of Duties: With supervision, as a member of the teaching team, implement, coordinate, and supervise early childhood education routines for young children. Understand the importance of play and facilitate play based activities. Teach and supervise large and small group activities, indoors and outdoors. Assist with supervision of co-op parent classroom teacher helpers.

Examples of Duties and Responsibilities:  

-Assist with material preparation and clean up

-Assist with circle time

-Utilize non-violent conflict resolution to help children problem solve

-Supervise small and big group activities, both indoors and outdoors. 

-Supervise lunch, prepare and serve snack

-Supervise nap time

-Assist with toiletry/diapering needs

-Keep classrooms and program materials clean and well organized

-Assist with housekeeping duties as needed

Name, Title of person to which this position reports:  Pearl Kurpjuweit, Program Director 

Qualifications and experience: 1 to 3 years experience working in Early Childhood Education programs particularly in a multicultural environment preferred. Work experience in a special education program is an acceptable substitute. Must have good oral and written language skills.  Able to adapt to modern technology. Bi-lingual English/any language preferred.

Education: Minimum of high school graduate or GED plus 12 units in Early Childhood Education (ECE)/CD, including core courses and show professional growth through continued Early Childhood Education. 16 semester units in general education. Associate or higher degree in early childhood education or child development plus 3 semester units supervised field experience preferred. Teacher permit preferred.    

Contact: pearl@hilltopla.org
with CV and letter of interest