The Assistant Pre-K Teacher, working with 4-5 year olds, will assist the Lead Teacher in providing a stimulating learning environment.The Pre-Kindergarten classroom utilizes a play-based and project learning approach in creating and implementing activities that promote constructive learning.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
The work environment is fast-paced and the position requires high mobility, standing, walking, bending and sitting on the floor at the child's level.Must be able to lift and carry young children up to 40 pounds.
What makes working with young children so rewarding?
The JCC has openings for part-time staff in our licensed, Paths to Quality Level 3 childcare center. Our school focuses on developing social, emotional, physical, and cognitive skills for life so that each child in our program will be well prepared socially and academically for the years ahead. The ECE prides itself on being a second home to the children and families they serve, and a community of ECE professionals.
As a staff member at the JCC, you become a part of 100 years of serving the Indianapolis community through recreational, social, and educational programming. Extend your classroom environment by taking advantage of our 40-acre campus that includes several courtyards, woods, nature trails, an art gallery as well as inter-generational programming with the residents of Hooverwood. The ECE program provides a specialty curriculum in swimming that takes place in our indoor therapy pool and outside waterpark during the summer months. The JCC embodies a holistic approach of wellness- optimal healthy living for the mind, body and spirit not only for our members, but for the staff who serve the children and families of the Early Childhood Education program.Whether you come to the JCC to work out, swim, shoot hoops, hang out at the water park or bring your kids to a class, you can count on feeling better when you leave than you did when you came in. You?ll find that the JCC is so much more than fitness. Our members come from all walks of life and have interests ranging from childcare to water aerobics; from summer camp to adult continuing education; and from yoga to boot camp. We?re situated on 40 beautiful acres on Indy?s northwest side. We invite you to see for yourself why we say: Open to everyone. Something for everyone. Visit www.JCCindy.org, call 251-9467 or stop in for a tour.