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Temple Emanuel Early Childhood Center – Early Childhood Center Teacher

Posted: 07/10/2019

Join our innovative team! Temple Emanuel Early Childhood Center, located in Kensington, Maryland is seeking talented early childhood educators.
The foundation of our full-day, year-round early childhood program is built upon creating and maintaining a culture of learning informed by the Reggio-Emilia approach to education and the values of our progressive Reform Jewish context, which includes respecting the diversity amongst our families and staff.

TempleEmanuel Early Childhood Center is a model program that was founded ten years ago as an integral part of a larger community that honors spiritual and intellectual growth; a deep appreciation of the natural environment; a commitment to social justice and a deep respect for the diversity of our community. Our aesthetically rich environment and beautiful outdoor grounds are a year-round “home” to 100 children ages 2-5. Our faculty co-teaches in an environment that honors our culture of dialogue and research based on the image of the child as curious, competent and capable of co-constructing knowledge. Our teachers view themselves as life-long learners who constantly challenge themselves to grow professionally and find joy in being part of a dynamic, collaborative community.

Temple Emanuel ECC Teachers:
  • Think creatively and engage in the many forms of expression used in the classroom.
  • Appreciate being part of a community that offers guidance and mentoring and encourages participation in area-wide professional organizations and study opportunities.
  • Develop meaningful relationships with our community of children, families and staff.
  • Have unique interests and are passionate about sharing their knowledge and experience
  • Have a BS/BA degree and experience working with young children.
  • Exhibit proficiency in the use of digital media for use as tools for children’s learning and classroom documentation.
  • Have excellent writing and communication skills.

We offer competitive salary and benefits.

To apply for this position, please send resume and cover letter to mwilliamson@templeemanuelmd.org