Early Childhood Teacher
Progressive, parent-run cooperative preschool seeks an early childhood Teacher for 30-35 hours per week to start in January, 2018. West Philadelphia Cooperative School (WPCS) is a mixed-age preschool where children ages 2-6 engage daily in play-based, experiential learning.
The Teacher will collaborate with two other Teachers to create opportunities for child-focused, child-led discoveries that support social-emotional, physical, and cognitive development via emergent curriculum. Teachers must be prepared to shift curricular plans to best scaffold students’ developing questions in meaningful ways.
Every candidate must have:
Ideal candidate has:
Progressive parent-run cooperative preschool in West Philadelphia seeks on call substitutes for the 2016-2017 school year to engage students ages 2-6 in play-based and experiential learning. Teachers at our school create opportunities for child-focused and child-led discoveries in learning that support students' social, emotional, and academic development. We ask our teachers to contribute to a life-learning cooperative environment, considering and working with the needs of the community, parents, students and other staff. Competitive hourly rate.
WPCS is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to equity and diversity. We enthusiastically encourage applicants who are underrepresented in early childhood education, and welcome people of every race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, or physical ability.
how to apply
Please send a resume and cover letter and any questions to
In your cover letter please specify your earliest availability and if you have your current clearances.
4625 BaltImore Avenue, PhIladelphia, PA 19143
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