Full-Time
Somerville
Posted 8 months ago

FULL-TIME TODDLER/PRESCHOOL TEACHER POSITION

If you are looking for a center with a community of professional teachers and committed parents that put

a child’s exploration, learning style, and emotional development at the forefront of what they do, we are

waiting for you!

Bigelow Cooperative Day Care is a non-profit, play-based program strongly influenced by the Reggio

Emilia approach to learning. As a parent cooperative, we have an involved group of parents and a staff

culture of working as a team and growing together. come join us in Somerville (between Union and Porter

Squares)! We offer competitive salaries, low staff/child ratios, and great benefits.

We are currently looking for a full-time Toddler/Preschool teacher to join our Toddler/Preschool

classroom (ages 18 months – 2.9 years).

Hours are from 8:30-3:30 Monday – Friday

THE PERSON WE ARE LOOKING FOR WILL:

Have a passion for teaching, an understanding of child development and a strong belief in

play-based learning

Realize the importance of establishing positive relationships with parents and working

collaboratively with other staff

Create an open, friendly, nurturing and cooperative atmosphere where parents and

children feel comfortable and secure

Be open to new ideas, have a desire to grow and can be flexible in your approach to adult

learning

Be able to document and assess children’s growth, adapt the curriculum to the children’s

needs and be able to communicate this information in a variety of ways

YOUR QUALIFICATIONS:

A minimum of two years of early childhood teaching experience with Toddler/Preschool

ages 18 months – 2.9.

EEC Infant/Toddler and Preschool Certification

Associates degree in Early Childhood or higher preferred, but not required

WE OFFER:

2 weeks paid vacation and one-week winter break and one-week spring break

Comprehensive health, dental and disability insurance

Matching Simple IRA contribution

Longevity bonuses at 3 years (some of our teachers have been here over 20 years)

11 paid holidays

35-hour work week plus paid planning time and paid lunch

$18 – $22 per hour

CONTACT US!

careersbigelow@gmail.com

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CONTACT US! careersbigelow@gmail.com