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​Daycare and Preschool Jobs are Currently Available at the Little Sprouts Early Learning Center in Newton, New Jersey!

The Little Sprouts Early Learning Center offers a nurturing daycare and preschool experience to children ages 6 weeks to 6 years in a state-of-the-art facility located on the Project Self-Sufficiency campus in Newton, New Jersey.

We are actively seeking experienced professionals to join our dedicated team of teachers.

Preschool Teacher


Certified early education teacher needed to implement expanded preschool program for Newton school districts students ages 3 – 5 at the Little Sprouts Early Learning Center.  Utilize storytelling, instructive play, media and other techniques to implement education program using Creative Curriculum.  Observe and track children’s progress.  Collaborate with staff.  Maintain classroom consistent with health and safety standards.  Full time, health benefits and 401k plan available, experience preferred.  Must be familiar with child development and preschool education practices.  Excellent communication and instructional skills, Bachelor’s degree and Preschool through Grade 3 Certification required. 

Day Care Center Teacher


Design and follow a full schedule of activities in accordance with Creative Curriculum.  Maintain a healthy and safe classroom environment in accordance with program goals and philosophy.  Encourage students’ healthy intellectual and psychological growth.  Provide basic care and caregiving activities, including supplying proper nutrition and addressing behavioral issues.  Use a wide range of teaching methods to enhance the students’ abilities.  Evaluate children’s performance and development.  Maintain communication with parents.  Collaborate with colleagues; attend in-service and staff meetings.  Assist with agency events as needed.  Adhere to teaching standards and safety regulations.  Maintain student records, report progress to supervisors and participate in parent-teacher conferences.  Supervise assistants, aides and volunteers in classroom.  Must have demonstrable experience, excellent knowledge of child development and up-to-date education methods, strong communication and time-management skills, creativity, patience, flexibility and a desire to work with children.  Certificate in first aid and CPR a plus.  Full-time; health benefits and 401k plan available.  Bachelor's Degree, Associates Degree, Child Development Associate certification or Early Childhood Teacher Certification required. Competitive salary, health benefits, 401K plan, and limited on-site childcare available.

Day Care Center Aides

 

Provide care for children, including grooming, feeding, changing diapers, and cleaning rooms and toys.

Assist staff with creating lessons plans in accordance with curriculum objectives; develop and encourage age-appropriate learning and socialization to ensure children learn basic skills and concepts.  Help maintain a safe and healthy workplace in keeping with program goals and philosophy.  Monitor children during outdoor and indoor activities for safety, health, behavioral and emotional issues.  Work with teachers and parents to help children progress towards educational and behavioral goals.  Keep all appropriate records such as attendance and time sheets.  Coordinate art, music, games, and other activities. Promote positive behavior and provide guidance or approved discipline, as needed.  Assist with agency events.  Must have patience and be able to lift and carry children, as well as exceptional communication, teaching and interpersonal skills.  Understanding of childhood development, experience and High School Diploma or equivalent required; Child Development Associates Certificate preferred.  Competitive salary, health benefits, 401K plan, and limited on-site childcare available.

Evening Childcare Provider

Child care giver wanted, part time, evenings, 6:00 – 9:30 p.m. Provide care for children, including grooming, feeding, changing diapers, and cleaning rooms and toys. Develop and encourage age-appropriate learning and socialization to ensure children learn basic skills and concepts.  Maintain a safe workplace by monitoring children for health, behavioral, and emotional issues and reporting concerns to staff and parents.  Coordinate art, music, games, and other activities. Promote positive behavior and provide guidance or approved discipline, as needed.  Work with parents to help children progress towards educational and behavioral goals.  Must have patience and be able to lift and carry children, as well as exceptional communication, teaching and interpersonal skills.  Understanding of childhood development, experience and High School Diploma or equivalent required; Child Development Associates Certificate preferred.  Limited on-site childcare available.

Send resume and cover letter to:

Deborah Berry-Toon, Executive Director

Project Self-Sufficiency

127 Mill Street

Newton, New Jersey 07860

 

Fax: 973-940-3501

 

Email: pss@projectselfsufficiency.org

Little Sprouts Early Learning Center - 127 Mill Street, Building #4 - Newton, New Jersey, 07860 - 973-940-3540 - pss@projectselfsufficiency.org

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