Lead Nature-Based Preschool Teacher

Contact Name: 
Katherine Leach
Job Location: 
Huckleberry Preschool. Issaquah, Washington
Position Description: 
Lead teacher covering 3.5 months of maternity leave with potential to extend Compensation: $20-$25/ hour based on experience Start Date: Mid-March, 2023 End Date: June 29th, 2023, Potential to resume in September 2023-24 school year as co-teacher Operating Hours: Monday - Thursday, 8 am - 2 pm Responsibilities: -Operate an in home preschool both indoor and outdoor with a maximum of 7 children aged 3 - 5 years old -Implement nature-based curriculum that encompasses the whole child. This includes, social, emotional, physical and academic skills through hands on learning -Interact with children to encourage positive self-concept and enthusiasm for the discovery process -Strong behavior management skills that keep children safe and teaches respect for others and the natural world -Confidence and ability to safely hike with a group of 7 children -Operate program within the guidelines and standards of Washington State Department of Children Youth and Families -Develop relationships with parents, updating them on daily activities, addressing concerns and celebrating accomplishments -Daily food preparation, clean up and facility upkeep
Job Type: 
Target Audience: 
Graduate Alumni
Application Deadline Date: 
Tuesday, February 28, 2023