Smart Cookie Club is looking for an instructor to run both a preschool class (ages 2.5 - 4 years) and an after-school club (ages 4-6) starting end of February or early March.
Classes will be held at our studio in Trinity Bellwoods. After-school care will be provided 5 days a week from 3-6pm and our preschool program will run 5 days a week from 930-1130...am. There will be a maximum of 5 children in each class.
Compensation: Teachers will be paid between $100-120 dollars a day.
We are looking for candidates who are enthusiastic, experienced, creative and excited to work with young children. Instructors will be responsible for planning and delivering age appropriate, quality programs that support the healthy growth and development of children in a safe and supervised environment.
For our After-School Club, you will be responsible for picking up children from school (next door to our studio), supervising them during outdoor time, assisting with homework, setting up games and activities for them and keeping them engaged until parents arrive for pick up.
This is an excellent opportunity for ECES! While we will be there to support your planning, we are looking for someone who is willing and able to plan sessions and activities independently and think on their feet. We will provide resources necessary to implement the program.
Along with your resume, please submit an example of a rough thematic week Preschool plan that you might implement with a group of children aged 2.5-4 . This can be scaffolded, built on a weekly theme (eg the beach, tools, picnic), address different areas of learning and adaptable! Include circle time, outdoor time (big park and playground nearby) and snack as part of your plan/schedule. Only those candidates who submit a plan along with their resume will be considered for an interview. Resumes and program plans can be emailed to [email protected]
For additional questions about the position, please email or phone at 647-847-....
The Successful Candidate Will:
-Plan and deliver quality age-appropriate classes that are designed alongside the founding partners
-Be able to extend and modify various open-ended activities to suit the developmental needs of the children
-Take care and precision setting up activities and making the classroom look inviting and enticing to young children
-Lead short circle time activities and plan outdoor play and learning
-Complete administrative tasks as required (such as taking attendance, communicating messages to founders, etc)
-Demonstrated flexibility, adaptability and openness to new ideas in education practices
-Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to create partnerships with families
-Occasional diaper-changing/toileting if necessary
-ECE or teaching degree an asset but not a necessity
About Smart Cookie Club:
The Smart Cookie Club is a holistic, play-based enrichment program catered for children aged 6 months - 4 years and their parents or caregivers. The aim is to provide fun and engaging learning opportunities for children while giving parents the tools and knowledge to support their children's development at home. Classes have a different theme each week and activities are built around different developmental skills (eg. Literacy and language, math, gross and fine motor skills, music, science and sensory, creative).
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