Posted 4 months ago

Job Description: Part Time Preschool Teacher

Community Nursery School seeks a dynamic, loving and committed preschool teacher to join our team of educators in

September of 2022. CNS is a Reggio-inspired, community-based cooperative preschool located in Lexington, MA.

● This is a part time teaching position in our Pre-K classroom for the 2022-2023 school year (Sept ‘22 – early June ‘23)

● Hours are 8:30am – 12:30pm, 2 days a week, with additional paid time for planning and staff meetings, professional

development, parent outreach and community collaboration.

● This position includes a competitive salary with paid time off as well as opportunities for professional development.

● If interested in additional hours, opportunities are available in the afternoon as an enrichment teacher (12-2 pm).

● For more information about Community Nursery School, please visit www.cnslex.org.

Ideal candidates should have:

● EEC Preschool Teacher Certification (or background in education and/or a willingness to pursue certification).

● Genuine love for and interest in the work of young children.

● Familiarity with Reggio-inspired, inquiry-based early education approach.

● A solid knowledge of child development and process-oriented, play-based learning.

● A commitment to nature-based learning and a comfort with teaching outdoors for a portion of the day.

● The ability to create an inspiring and engaging learning environment where children experience joy and a sense of wonder.

● The capacity to create warm, nurturing and professional relationships with children, families and fellow educators. The

ability to interact collaboratively with colleagues and families.

● A commitment to celebrating cultural diversity and respect for diverse learners.

● Excellent verbal and written communication skills and ability to work both cooperatively and independently on a

co-teaching team.

How to apply:

● Interested candidates should send their cover letter, resume & references to: admin@cnslex.org.

● Applicants must clear a full background check (CORI, SORI, fingerprinting) & pass a health screening before hire.

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● Interested candidates should send their cover letter, resume & references to: admin@cnslex.org.