The Bender JCC is a premier community center at the heart of Jewish life in Montgomery County. We seek Teacher candidates for Lead, Assistant, and Substitute Teacher positions for our Early Childhood Center classrooms. Lead Teacher positions offer experienced teachers the opportunity to manage a team of teachers in a progressive, Reggio-inspired school setting. Associate Teachers get the opportunity for significant exposure to a Reggio environment while gaining invaluable experience under the tutelage of experienced Lead Teachers.
Majorresponsibilities involved in creating an educational experience for the students in our school and their families:
Participate fully in the school’s nurturing team environment, partnering with ECC Leadership, Teacher and Administrative teams.
Prepare, coordinate and support weekly and daily classroom lesson plans.
Support the learning and growth of the children in the progressive Reggio environment.
Maintain progress reports, regularly communicating with parents to share development information.
Assure that snacks are provided to the classroom while maintaining the food prep area and other areas of the ECC are neat and clean.
Attend to the personal hygiene of students, as needed.
Ensuring the safety and care of the children.
Bachelor’s Degree in ECE or a Bachelor’s Degree with 90-hour certificate in ECE
Knowledge of best practices in early childhood education and a commitment to continued education
Strong written and spoken language skills and strong interpersonal skills
Love and respect for children
Additional Salary Information: Full-time employees are benefit eligible and receive a membership to our fitness and swimming facilities, among other benefits.
About Bender JCC
The Bender Jewish Community Center of Greater Washington, located in Rockville, MD, is a premier community center at the heart of Jewish life in Montgomery County, operating a full scale health and fitness center, pre-school, day camp and variety of education and arts programs.