Preschool Teacher, Four and Five Year Old Classroom @ Ginsburg Solomon Schechter Day School of Metropolitan Chicago

Preschool Teacher, Four and Five Year Old Classroom

This position is for the 2021-2022 School Year

Teachers at the Ginsburg Solomon Schechter Early Childhood Center work with 2, 3, 4, or 5-year-old children and create learning environments that support the social, emotional, cognitive, and intellectual growth of young children. Teachers establish trusting relationships with children, parents, and colleagues. Teachers support and follow the ECC's vision and philosophy and participate in reflective practice.

Teachers are responsible for:

Preparation of a classroom environment that supports children's learning and growth
Attention to aesthetic approach in creating the environment
Creating explorations that guide the children's learning and support the school's mission to educate young Jewish children
Documentation of children's learning
Project work
Communication with parents
Maintaining a clean, well-organized, fully-supplied classroom
Visible learning displays
Attending faculty meetings and participate in professional development
Implement a social-constructivist approach in the classroom
Provide a joyful and safe environment for young children
Familiarity with Reggio, Emergent, Constructivest, and Project Approach to teaching

Qualification Requirements
Bachelor's degree in early education or education from an accredited university, masters degree preferred
Teaching certificate
DCFS Lead Teacher qualifications
Experience preferred, but not necessary
*Comfortable with Hebrew speaking preferred

School Mission Statement
At Solomon Schechter, we ignite students’ Jewish souls, educate them to their highest potential and empower them to use their knowledge, skills, and creativity to enrich the world.

Application Instructions

Applicants apply directly to Employer.
Interested applicants should send their resume and cover letter to [email protected]

Job Summary

  • Duration: full-time
  • Benefits: sick leave, parental leave, medical, vision, dental, 401(k) or 403(b) plans, leave early for Shabbat, kosher food option available, Life Insurance
  • Other Benefits: *Competitive pay (32k-39k based on education and experience) *Opportunities and funding for ongoing professional development *Culture of caring *Forward-thinking and innovative in early childhood practices *Medical and other benefits offered *Culture
  • Preferred Experience: Entry Level (0-2 years)
  • Preferred Degree: Masters
  • Job Posted: 2021-02-08
  • Times this job has been viewed: 316 times
  • Job is posted for: 60 days
  • Job Categories: Teacher (Classroom)
  • Organization Type: Education & Schools
Job Location
Ginsburg Solomon Schechter Day School of Metropolitan Chicago
4500 W. Dempster St.
Skokie , Illinois 60076


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