Preschool Teacher

Job Posted 6/2/2022
Sonshine Enrichment Center Preschool
1225 Hopyard Rd
Pleasanton, CA 94566
United States
Category Education
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$15.00 to $18.00 Per Hour
Job Description

Sonshine Preschool is currently hiring for the 2022-2023 school year. We are looking for teachers who have a joyful approach to working with children to join our team!

We are located at 1225 Hopyard Road in Pleasanton, Ca. 94566

Teachers work from 8:15am to 12:30pm, Monday through Friday plus occasional staff and planning meetings

Pay range: $15 To $18/hour depending on education and experience

13 paid holidays and 24 hours PTO per school year (unused hours are paid out in June)

Sonshine is a part-time, Parent Cooperative, Christian preschool in Pleasanton licensed to serve children 2 years old up to the entry of 1st grade. We are a ministry of Trinity Lutheran Church. As an outreach of the church we are open to the whole community.

For more than 30 years, Sonshine has provided preschoolers with hands-on, developmentally appropriate, fun and enriching activities as well as teacher-directed small group activities in a nurturing environment where children thrive!

Responsibilities include:

  • Adherence to State Licensing guidelines and Sonshine policies to create and maintain a fun, engaging, clean, organized, and safe classroom.
  • Work effectively with a co-teacher to develop curriculum, implement curriculum, lead circle time, prepare projects, serve food, and change diapers.
  • Observe children and adjust curriculum to meet their needs
  • Communicate and interact positively with children, parents, and coworkers.

State Requirements:

  • 12 semester units in Early Childhood Education (or equivalent) from an accredited college including the required core classes: Child development, Child/Family/Community, and Curriculum.
  • Must clear fingerprinting, background check, health screening including immunization to measles and pertussis, and negative TB test

Physical Requirements to perform essential functions of this job:

  • Ability to move from sitting to standing frequently
  • Ability to bend, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, reach, use hands and fingers
  • Ability to talk, hear, see, supervise by sight and sound
  • Ability to lift up to 40 pounds
  • Ability to work indoors and outdoors
Contact: Kaitelyn at 925.417.8411 or for more information
Kaitelyn Nicholson
1225 Hopyard Rd
Pleasanton CA Kaitelyn Nicholson
United States