Company Description: Located in beautiful Stockbridge, Massachusetts, the Austen Riggs Center is an innovative psychiatric hospital/residential treatment program with a completely voluntary and open setting.
EEC Certified Preschool Teacher
$20 Per Hour
EEC certified as Teacher - Preference: Required
Part time EEC Certified Preschool Teacher 10-12 hours/week for regular school year and summer session.
The EEC certified Preschool Teacher collaborates to provide a safe and high quality education experience for preschool students. This includes maintaining a safe, clean, and developmentally appropriate environment.
In addition, the teacher participates in an educational work program experience for psychiatric patients who wish to learn and work with children in the role of teacher’s aides. This environment is attentive to the uniqueness of the patients/teacher’s aides to strive to help them enhance their inherent strengths, develop skills and the capacity for creative work.
o A.A. or B.S. in Early Childhood Education or significant work experience as a preschool teacher.
o Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care Teacher qualified.
o Ideal candidates will be nurturing and professional with experience working with children.
o Experience in supervision of teacher’s aides preferred.
o Excellent communication skills, with demonstrated ability to effectively work independently, as well as with diverse staff.
o Ability to plan, organize and present curriculum to up to 15 students.
o Experience with Massachusetts’s school licensing regulations.
o Certified in CPR and First Aid
Must pass background screening.