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School Age Teacher - Seasonal - $2,000 Sign-On Bonus

Company: One Hope United
Location: Chicago
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Job Description:

DescriptionBridgeport Child Development Center II offers five spacious, inviting classrooms rich with materials and activities for children ages 2-12 years old, including those with special needs. Bridgeport I also features a studio where children participate in music and fine and culinary arts. Our after-school curriculum follows the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) philosophy of enhancing learning by helping children to engage in problem-solving, discovery and exploratory learning through hands-on activities.The talented staff members at Bridgeport I have dedicated their careers to early childhood education and are committed to helping you to be the best teacher you can be. We hope youll consider joining our team!Job Summary:The School Age Teacher will create a stimulating learning environment by:

  • Managing the classroom atmosphere, including nurturing children and planning a classroom curriculum that is developmentally appropriate and incorporates STEM activities
  • Maintaining communication with parents and providing homework assistance during the school year
  • Assisting in planning summer camp activities
  • Using positive approaches to help children solve problems
  • Arranging the classroom in well-defined learning centers that are clearly labeled, clutter-free, and reflect childrens interests and encourage independent useEducation, Experience and Required Skills
    • DCFS Licensing Requirements -- HS diploma required; students currently in school for Early Childhood Education strongly encouraged to apply! Must have 6 ECE credits with 30 overall credits
    • Knowledge of STEM curriculum and NAEYC accreditation standards
    • Minimum 1 year of experience
    • Flexibility to work full-time hours during the summer and when CPS is closed
    • Hours are 2pm - 6pm Monday through Friday (20 hours)We Invest in You!
      • Tuition assistance up to $2500 per year
      • Up to 4 weeks paid Vacation Days; up to 6 paid Personal Days and up to 5 paid Sick days annually
      • Medical, dental, vision, 403b Retirement, flexible spending accounts, health savings account, and short-term disability options
      • Agency paid life up to $50K based on salary
      • Voluntary Supplemental Life for Employee, Spouse and Child(ren)
      • Voluntary Legal Plans
      • Agency paid long term after 1 year of employment
      • Career ladders, professional development, and promotion opportunities
      • Free LCSW and LCPC Supervision hours available in some locationsA Different Kind of Employer One Hope United is strong and ready to grow. Are you ready to grow with us?
        • 800 talented professionals strong, serving 10,000 children and families in Illinois, Wisconsin, Missouri and Florida
        • Fiscally stable, $50 Million agency-- strong since 1895
        • Energetic leadership and a rich community of supportOne Hope United does not discriminate because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. One Hope United is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace. OHU participates in e-Verify.In the spirit of caring for one another and our community, please note that upon accepting an offer of employment from One Hope United, you will be required to share proof of a Covid-19 vaccination. The requirement is subject to accommodation in compliance with applicable laws and regulations.

Keywords: One Hope United, Chicago , School Age Teacher - Seasonal - $2,000 Sign-On Bonus, Education / Teaching , Chicago, Illinois

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