Early Childhood Playgroup Assistant and Associate Teachers

by | Jun 29, 2022 | Day School Faculty Positions, Teaching Positions

Magen David Yeshivah Early Childhood Center, a Jewish Preschool located in Brooklyn, is offering competitive salaries for experienced full-time Early Childhood Playgroup Assistant and Associate Teachers with Master’s degrees. We are a Reggio-inspired school creating a constructivist approach to education. Our teachers participate in school-wide Professional Development programs as well as courses and conferences of individual interest. Our faculty is a true Community of Learners and teachers thrive in an environment of support and growth. Now is an exciting time to join us! The school year is consistent with the Jewish calendar and closed during the summer.

Responsibilities:
Supporting differentiated instruction by working with students’ particular learning styles and needs
Cultivate core Jewish values such as kindness, respect, compassion and integrity within students.
Collaborating with the lead teacher in planning the curriculum and reviewing lesson plans.
Preparing and studying the material to be taught, in order to be knowledgeable of the objectives of the lesson.
Developing instructional course materials, and innovating ideas to make learning flexible and enjoyable.
Supporting differentiated instruction by working with students’ particular learning styles and needs.
Tracking and rating students’ progress during lessons, and on formative and summative assessments.
Meeting with the lead teacher to reflect on your observations of the lesson.

Qualifications:
Assistant Teacher should have completed a High School Degree.
Associates must have a Bachelor’s Degree.
Certification and/or license in Early Childhood Education is preferred
All candidates should be warm, nurturing, creative, engaging, and have a passion for working with young children.
Yeshivah background/ experience
Experience in emergent curriculum is a plus.
A background in constructivist- play based settings is a plus
We are an Equal Employment Opportunity employer offering:
A competitive salary will be based on education and experience
Comprehensive benefits package
A 403(b) retirement plan with a 5% company match (starting with the 2022-23 school year.)
Tuition Reimbursement
School paid lunch.
Continuous school-wide Professional Development
The school year is consistent with the Jewish calendar and closed during the summer.
Now is an exciting time to join us!

Contact Email:lookstein@mdyschool.org

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