Professional Opportunity at EPS
Universal Pre-K Teacher Erwin PreSchool
Engaging educator to responsibly manage the full-day Universal PreKingergarten classroom in accordance with the goals of Erwin PreSchool, Syracuse City School District, and with the NY State Education Department Pre-K guidelines.
Plan and implement the daily classroom program as directed by the Syracuse City School District and Erwin PreSchool as they relate to all children enrolled in the program. Individualized, age-appropriate activities following NYS Early Learning Standards, the Common Core,
Second Step Social-Emotional Curriculum, and SCSD Math Modules.
Use a variety of teaching techniques including modeling, observing, demonstrating, open-ended questioning, and reinforcing.
Ensure that all activities offered are carried out in a safe and efficient manner.
Demonstrates the ability to provide engaging play-based, age-appropriate, discovery centers with intentionality, efficient management, and flexibility which support the CKLA Learning Domains.
Accurately maintain daily attendance records and digitally submitting them to the SCSD.
Request appropriate equipment, curriculum materials, and supplies to support the curriculum.
Support and enforce classroom and center policies.
Provide positive guidance to children that include positive language, positive reinforcement, and redirecting.
Keeps classroom neat, organized and inviting for children and families.
Evaluate the performance of the children in the program in all areas of development, using formal and informal assessment tools.
Bachelor's/Master's in Early Childhood Education.
NYS Teacher Certification ECE-2- or- plan/willingness to earn within 3 years
At least 2 years of relevant classroom experience.
Ability and comfort with computer use for lesson plans, assessments, attendance other required paperwork.
Excellent parent/coworker communication and confidentiality is a must.
Professional Development is available.
Job Type: Full Time, salaried)