Lead 3-year-old Teacher

St. Catherine of Siena Catholic School
Employment Type
Part Time
Location
Wake Forest, NC
Posted Date

Hours per week: 15 hours 

 

St. Catherine of Siena Parish and Catholic School is seeking a dynamic, highly motivated and qualified teacher to educate our students academically and spiritually. Founded in 1997, the school has been providing the students of Wake Forest and the surrounding areas a rigorous, high quality, traditional Catholic education. Our students are encouraged, guided, and formed in the Gospel truths and virtues with the ultimate goal of fostering a lifelong relationship with Jesus Christ through His church.  After 25 years, we are expanding and adding another pre- K 4, kindergarten and first grade class.

 

Key responsibilities / day-to-day job functions

  • Be a committed, practicing Catholic in good standing who is dedicated to the spiritual growth of our students
  • Integrate and create faith-based, positive educational climate for students
  • Maintain positive relationships with staff and parents
  • Engage children in socialization and play-based learning that is developmentally age-appropriate and follows the Diocese of Raleigh Preschool Standards
  • Work effectively with an Assistant Teacher and participate in ongoing collaboration and planning with colleagues and principal
  • Document ongoing assessment of each child's developmental progress to differentiate instruction based on student needs
  • Establish positive and effective family relations through on-going parent communication
  • Attend all required staff meetings, workshops, and school functions
  • Complete 10 hours of continuing education per year

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum level of Education:
  • Early Childhood teachers must have either a bachelor’s degree in early childhood or elementary education, or four years of experience working with young children and have or be in the process of attaining an early childhood credential
  • Employment is contingent upon applicant satisfactorily passing a criminal background check and reference check
  • Completing Safe Environment Training within 60 days of hire

Preferred Qualifications

  • Years of related work experience – 1or more years, but all interested candidates should apply
  • Area of related work experience - Previous experience in a play-based early childhood center
  • Exhibits a great love and patience for children
  • Effective written and spoken communication

 

 

Position Start Date:  August 9, 2021