ChildRoots schools are progressive, play-based, and rooted in the philosophies of Reggio, RIE and constructivism. Our schools are beautiful, empowering places to learn and grow, and we're looking to fill a Preschool Specialist role at our Northwest Center!
We offer specialized training, competitive wages, comprehensive insurance coverage, continuing education, and a supportive work environment. This position starts at $15.25/hour and offers merit raise opportunities after 90 days and annually.
A Preschool Specialist builds bridges between children, parents, Teachers and Directors. On a daily basis, they train and support our Teachers to ensure children are cared for with love and consistency, and they work closely with Directors to ensure that school operations run smoothly and are always in keeping with ChildRoots' philosophy of care. Best candidates will possess at least 2 years of experience caring for children in a center environment and be confident leading a small, close-knit team.
To work with us, you must be enrolled in Oregon's Central Background Registry.
Also, within your first 30 days of employment, you'll need to have or obtain:
• Food Handler's Card
• CPR/First Aid
• Completion of a Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect course.
• Completion of an Introduction to Child Care Health & Safety course
HOW TO APPLY
Complete our online application, where you'll share your résumé and contact information for 3 personal references.
If you're passionate about children, education, and leadership, we're hoping to hear from you!
ChildRoots is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.
Posted 12/20/2017 (JB)