Preschool Teachers/Teaching Assistants (Part-Time and Full-Time)
Spring Garden Academy is hiring teaching assistants and a lead preschool teacher for our North Philadelphia and Spring Garden locations. We are looking for qualified individuals who are committed to a holistic view of education in a high-risk community. We also place a high focus on meeting the needs of trauma-impacted families and encourage a collaborative approach to teaching/support.
Two to five years of experience required and a BS/BA in early childhood or a related field strongly desired. However, we will consider candidates with significant coursework/experience in the field. Strong commitment to differentiated instruction, spiritual development, child-focused learning, standards-based reporting, ongoing formative assessment, professional growth, understanding of at-risk communities, and a school family model of education highly desired. Also, familiarity with Conscious Discipline, NAYEC accreditation, Keystone Stars are a plus.
Interested candidates should review our websites, www.springgardenacademy.org and www.nextgenministries.us, to learn more about our mission and philosophy before applying on our website.
Learn more about our partnership with Philadelphia’s PHLprek Initiative!
Experience : 2-5 years
Qualification : BA/BS in Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, or related field required
Spring Garden Academy, a ministry of Next Generation Ministries, is hiring part-time to full-time kitchen coordinators for both our locations. The position is for 25-35 hours a week during the 2017-2018 school year. Applicant should be able to prepare pre-cooked food and maintain good records and inventory for 2-3 food programs in a site serving 70-90 children each day.
This job requires strong math skills and an ability to work independently while maintaining high standards. Applicant must also submit a child abuse clearance, a state police check, and a fingerprint clearance if offered the position.
Pay will be between $11-15 per hour depending on experience.
Interested candidates should: 1) review our websites www.SpringGardenAcademy.org and www.nextgenministries.us to learn more about our mission and philosophy. 2) complete an online application at www.springgardenacademy.org.