Award-winning, educationally innovative and socially progressive preschool seeking P3-certified Lead Teacher
The Frances and Herbert Brody Pre-School of Temple B’nai Or, established in 1966, is an award-winning, educationally innovative and socially progressive preschool serving children ages 2 through 6 years. We are a proud provider and partner of the Morris School District Preschool Expansion Program, a universal preschool initiative funded by the State of New Jersey Department of Education. Our preschool is an integral part of Temple B’nai Or (https://templebnaior.org), a Reform congregation established in 1954. Our synagogue is located in a tranquil, wooded area in Morristown, New Jersey and provides our preschool community with beautiful classrooms and multiple outdoor areas for learning and play.
We are seeking a Lead Teacher (P3-certified or CE) in our public preschool expansion program. The Lead Teacher position is a full-time, 10-month position (M-F 8:45 - 3:30pm). The lead teacher is strongly supported by a teacher assistant, our school Family Liaison, many colleagues with decades of preschool teaching experience and the Morris School District education and administration professionals. The lead teacher must have a P3-teaching certification, or a CE. The candidate must also be patient, loving, and enjoy working with young children.
We offer educational training hours, benefits towards medical insurance, a retirement savings plan, paid holidays, and a competitive salary. The candidate must be willing to be fingerprinted, pass a background check, and be cleared medically. The candidate must have reliable transportation.
- Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood or Elementary Education or related fields with at least 3 years of teaching experience in a similar position.
- Knowledge of Creative Curriculum®
- Limited Working Spanish or higher
- From $50,000 annually (commensurate with education qualifications and years of experience)
- Paid vacation
- Group health insurance
- Participation in pension plan
- Free tuition for your children in our private preschool program
If you have any questions, please email Mary Fernandez, President, at [email protected]. We will contact you by email to acknowledge receipt of your application and provide an update on our search status.
Last Updated: 8/31/2022