Small progressive school is seeking a lead preschool /junior kindergarten teacher to lead and
learn alongside a group of 6-8 passionate children. Teacher should have a bachelor’s degree
(Master’s preferred) and a minimum of 3-5 years of experience in lead teaching role, and have
demonstrated skills developing project-based curriculum that inspires children to investigate
and research. Past experience with early child development theories and approaches such as
those in Reggio Emilia, Italy and the Project Approach is strongly preferred. Teachers with
Montessori or Waldorf experience are also encouraged to apply. In our program we use the
outdoor world and the mid-Atlantic biome as our primary classroom, so candidates must also
have a true love of nature and being outdoors in all weather; respect and appreciation for
creatures, including, insects, small wildlife and birds, and a true appreciation for the need for
children to get muddy, dirty and wet.
This is a full time position, Monday – Friday 7:30 am – 4:00 pm. This opening is available
immediately. Please forward a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org to
express your interest.