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Theophany School
754 Greendale Ave
Needham, MA 02492

Phone: 781-444-3058
Website www.theophanyschool.org
E-mail: office@theophanyschool.org

Theophany School Teacher

Job Description:

Theophany School offers a multi-age learning experience with small class sizes, an engaging curriculum, community partnerships, all in a loving Christian environment for children in the Greater Boston area. Our current programs include: a 3 day, 4 day, or 5 day 18 month- 2.9 program, 3-day and 5-day Preschool classes, and a full-day Pre-k and Kindergarten. Theophany School and its staff are fully-licensed by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Early Education and Care (EEC).

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Attend to children's basic needs by feeding them, dressing them, soothing them, educating them and assisting toileting them.
  • Establish and enforce good behavior and procedures for maintaining order.
  • Organize and lead activities designed to promote physical, mental and social development, such as games, arts and crafts, music, storytelling, and field trips.
  • Observe and evaluate children's performance, behavior, social development, and physical health.
  • Identify children showing signs of emotional, developmental, or health-related problems, and discusses them with supervisors, parents or guardians, and child development specialists.
  • Meet with parents and guardians to discuss their children's progress and needs, determine their priorities for their children, and suggest ways that they can promote learning and development.
  • Be responsible for developing curriculum to help in the education and development of the children.
  • Possess good communication skills and ability to work as a team member
  • Positive, can-do attitude is a must

Job Requirements:

Education/Experience:

  • Associate’s Degree or higher, preferably in a related field; EEC certification a must, lead teacher certified is highly desired
  • Understanding of developmentally appropriate practice in early childhood education and the ability to use it in the classroom.
  • Must meet state requirements for education and additional center requirements may apply

Other Requirements:

  • Ability to respond appropriately in an emergency required
  • Ability to be flexible in work assignment and work hours required · CPR/First Aid Certification or willingness to obtain desired
  • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

To Apply

To apply, send an email with attached resume and cover letter to office@theophanyschool.org