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Full Time and Part Time Teaching Assistants

Hartland Cooperative Nursery School is a 5 star Vermont Pre-Qualified Pre-K program that operates during the school year. HCNS provides a nurturing and developmentally focused early childhood education program that fosters a love for learning while children discover their world around them. Outdoor learning is an integral part of our program. Our Outdoor Friday program provides the children with opportunities to explore the richly diverse natural world of our school’s location. We are seeking TWO teaching assistant candidates for the 2019 – 2020 school year.

An educator with this title is responsible for working closely with the Lead Teacher and to aid in the daily activities of the program. They must be nurturing, creative and flexible in order to work with children ages 3-5. They must visually supervise the children at all times. Their expectations of the children must be appropriate to their developmental level. They are expected to treat each child with equal respect, understanding, and consideration.

Requirements:
1 year experience working with children ages 3-5
Minimum Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education or related field
Knowledge of VELS, Teaching Strategies Gold are a plus

Job Responsibilities:
● Work closely with the board of directors, teachers, and parents to develop and advance a strategic and curricular vision.
● Communicate clearly and regularly with parents/families and community partners
● Help facilitate an open, friendly, and cooperative atmosphere in which children, families, and co-workers feel comfortable and secure.
● Support our program’s outdoor learning philosophy (Once a week entire school day outside in ALL weather conditions)
● Promote and nurture parent-child bonding and relationships
● Flexibility and ability to work in a team environment; willingness to share ideas and openness to others’ ideas.

Benefits:
● Vacation time
● Health Insurance, partially paid by employer
● IRA, with employer match
● Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
● Paid professional development time

Contact hcnsteacher3@gmail.com

Hartland Cooperative Nursery School

Hartland Cooperative Nursery School
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