Spanish Preschool Teacher

Website Jardin de Mariposas School Jardin de Mariposas School

@jdmpreschool

¡Si amas a la naturaleza, ciencia, música, juegos y comida vengas a ser parte de nuestro equipo! We are a Reggio Emilia inspired Spanish immersion school with a gorgeous campus in Los Altos Hills. We are looking for bilingual teachers for our 2 year old and 4 year old classrooms who want to expand their knowledge in education, innovate using nature, science and process based art, create project learning opportunities, plant and harvest in the garden and share their passion for learning and working with children. Growth mindset, inspired provocations and desire to guide young children in play is a must.

 

Jardín de Mariposas is an innovative school in an incredible natural environment that beckons educators and children to explore, create, question and seek knowledge. We are looking for educators who desire the magic of a campus with a garden, orchard and science lab. We sing, play instruments and have dance and theater productions on our garden stage. Everyday we discover something new and we love it!

Responsibilities

Maintain a positive mindset, positive language and positive, inclusive culture for the children.

Create a community where every person feels valued and cherised.

Provide provocations that inspire children to explore, create and ask why.

Develop Reggio inspired, emergent curriculum and activities that are play based and process based.

Sing songs and play games.

Light garden duties and animal care

Utilize (truly enjoy) the outdoor classrooms and garden for discovery and learning.

Communicate with parents on a daily basis.

Write reports reflecting the development of each child to present to parents

Collaborate with peers to create and innovate in common spaces

Knowledge of Toilet training and diapering

Guide children in a positive manner to learn self-care (toilet training, eating, dressing).

Light cleaning duties including wiping down tables and surfaces and maintaining an organized environment.

Qualifications

5+ years of experience teaching in Early childhood

Age Groups: Preschool , Toddler

18 ECE units minimum

Reggio Emilia experience

Practice in Loose Parts, Process Based Art & Science, Desire to be in Nature

Live Scan fingerprint and criminal background clearance

First Aid Training, CPR Training,

Google doc experience

Knowledge of DRDP assessment

Must be able to use a computer with basic proficiency.

Ability to speak, read and write Spanish and English.

To apply for this job email your details to melissa@jdmschool.com

Or, call (650) 796-6807