Join our Talent Network
Skip to main content

Preschool Lead Teacher

This job posting is no longer active.

Category: Early Childhood Education
School: Merryhill School
Location: San Jose, CA
Date Opened: May 23, 2023
Job ID: 1564

Save Job Saved

Spring Education Group's K-12 Division includes nearly 75 schools, with programs spanning Preschool, Elementary, Middle School, and High School. Across all our K-12 schools, the common theme is our dedication to providing high-quality education and delivering superior educational outcomes through a variety of acclaimed pedagogical approaches. Our private elementary schools provide challenging academics, personalized attention for each student, and strong partnerships among parents, teachers, students, and staff. Our proven curricula and our caring community of educators are committed to delivering superior preschool through 12th grade education.

Are you passionate about teaching? Do you love being amongst kids and want to make a difference in the education of children? Our preschool kids are the best! Their curiosity, questioning, and zest for life inspire our passionate educators every day. As a preschool teacher, you'll help preschoolers develop their problem-solving skills, guide them in both structured learning and playtime, and prepare them with the knowledge they'll need to succeed in kindergarten and beyond.

A little about us

Merryhill is an independent private school founded on the belief that education is a significant influence in the life of a child. Our mission is to create a school community that inspires children to realize their full potential while providing a safe and nurturing school environment. To support our mission, we bring together principals, teachers, and parents who are passionate about education. Our goal is to prepare students to become creative problem-solvers, innovators, and confident, compassionate leaders. Together, we provide the best possible learning environment for our students to achieve outstanding results.

A little about you

You are a fun and energetic preschool teacher who is passionate about childcare and early childhood education. You like being creative within the framework of the curriculum. You are patient, kind, and understanding, and take the time to develop personal connections with your families. Above all, you love learning and instill that zest in your students. At Merryhill we are committed to helping you to be the best teacher you can be.

A typical day

Preschool Teachers at Merryhill create a warm, engaging, and creative classroom that promotes a curriculum that teaches 21st-century skills of communication, collaboration, problem-solving, and analysis. A lot of fun between circle time, playtime, snack time should be expected.

Musts
  • Merryhill Teachers are dedicated to the love of learning and inspire their students not only to learn more but to do more.
  • Engaging, creative and full of sparkle are a few words that describe our preschool teaching professionals. Create and deliver lesson plans, implement school curriculum, and assess developmental needs of students.
  • Being a strong communicator and having an abundance of patience is the key to success for our teachers
  • Educational background with early childhood units shall include courses that cover the general areas of child growth and development, child, family, and community, and program/curriculum or a Bachelor of Child Development is needed for this opportunity.
  • Must successfully clear criminal background without exemption.
  • Meets minimum preparation and experience required for certification as an Early Childhood Education Teacher.
  • Complies with all state education and licensing standards and maintains validation of credentials for the position (i.e. professional development).

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. In general, this position requires an individual to frequently walk, stand, sit, squat, stoop, reach, kneel, rise from the floor, twist, listen, read, write, and speak the English language. In addition, this position often requires an individual to carry, lift, use repetitive or fine hand movements, and occasionally push, pull, or bend. This position is regularly required to hear and use clear vision with or without correction. Spring Education Group, including, but not limited to SEG Inc., and their affiliates (collectively "Company") is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants for employment and employees are provided equal employment opportunities, including in recruitment, hiring, and assignment, without regard to actual or perceived race, color, religion and religious creed, sex (including pregnancy and related conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital or familial status, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, genetic information, military/veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law. The Company expressly prohibits any form of unlawful employee or student harassment or discrimination.

Other details

  • Job Function: Early Childhood Education
  • Pay Type: Hourly
  • Employment Indicator: Full Time
  • Min Hiring Rate: $25.00
  • Max Hiring Rate: $28.00
  • Travel Required: No
  • Required Education: Some College
Share: mail
 

Similar Jobs

Preschool Substitute Teacher

San Jose, CA, United States

Preschool Floater Teacher

San Jose, CA, United States

Preschool Lead Teacher

San Jose, CA, United States

Interested in working for Spring Education?
Take the first step by joining our Talent Network today!

Join our Talent Network