Classroom Teacher - The Lab School
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Early Childhood
Job Title: Preschool Teacher
Job Location: The Lab School
Beginning: Aug 19, 2024
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: The Lab School
Kirkwood, MO 63122
Telephone: 314-822-8282
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Job Description:
The Lab School is an independent preschool dedicated to nurturing young children. We have been serving three-to-six-year olds and their families in Kirkwood, Webster Groves, Glendale, Des Peres and beyond since 1964. The Lab School follows the constructivist philosophy of learning, and Project Construct Curriculum.

We are currently accepting resumes for a part time preschool teacher for the 2024/2025 school year. This a 21.75 hour a week position with the days and hours of Monday 8:30-12:15, Wednesday 8:30-6:00. and Friday 8:30-6:00. This is a combined position of 3's and a mixed age group 3-5's in the afternoon.

Minimum Qualifications:
- Bachelors Degree in Early Childhood Education or related field
- Early Childhood Education teaching experience
- Strong knowledge of and commitment to the constructivist educational approaches
Preferred Qualifications:
- Early Childhood Certification
-Masters Degree
Job Description:
-You must have a passion for working with preschool children.
-Organized with lesson and unit planning.
-Must be willing to collaborate and team-teach daily with your partner.
-Must be open to learning and teaching Project Construct.
-Must be a team player with a willingness to grow and learn professionally.
-Need to have the willingness to teach the Constructivist Philosophy.
-Excellent communication skills with children, parents, and colleagues.
-Effectively collaborate with co-team teacher and colleagues.
- Communicate with parents via newsletters, email, phone calls, and conferences.
- Must be a team player with a willingness to grow and learn professionally.
- Abide by the state licensing requirements and school policies and procedures.
- Attend meetings and perform duties as assigned by the director.
Benefits:
-Personal Days
-Paid School Holidays
-Sick Days
-December Bonus
-Matching 401k
-Salary to commensurate with education and experience

Please send a cover letter and resume to thelabschooldirector@gmail.com.

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.