Greater Burlington YMCA


Teacher Associate - Preschool

Reference ID: 2210
Location: Burlington, VT
Category: Education/Training
Job Type: Full Time
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Description

Summary


The Greater Burlington YMCA provides a diverse organization of people of all ages joined together by a shared commitment to nurturing the potential of youth, healthy living and fostering a sense of social responsibility. As a Y employee, youll be inspired to make a difference each day in a position that matters. With a strong mission and core values, we offer a cause you can participate in.


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Y Early Childhood Programs offer developmentally appropriate activities in nurturing, respectful environments, while meeting the needs of our families. As an accredited organization by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) and a 5 Stars rating from the State of Vermont Quality Rating and Improvement Scale, youll be a part of a team that values structure, consistency, and development of both children and staff.


We are currently hiring a full-time Teacher Associate to work in our preschool program. As a Teacher Associate, you will assist in planning and implementing a developmentally appropriate and stimulating curriculum following the philosophy and standards of the YMCA and NAEYC guidelines, participate in the development and execution of curricular programs, establish professional relationships with parents, and enrich and nurture the lives of our three to five year old children.


The Y uses the scenes of downtown Burlington as its playground. With partnerships with the library, elementary schools, the Echo Center and more, our children have the opportunity to explore beyond the classroom!


Begin your teaching career with the Y with ongoing professional development and training along with available educational resources that contribute to our mission and core values.


The Greater Burlington YMCA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Duties



Requirements


Requirements:

Applicants must be at least 20 years of age with a High School Diploma or GED and meet one of these requirements:


Benefits


Benefits & Perks

-Free family membership for full-time staff and individual membership for part-time staff, along with member program discounts, camps, events and classes.

-Paid time off (18+ hrs per week)

-Medical, Vision, and Dental Insurance with funded HRA (FT only)

-Company-sponsored Life Insurance (FT Only)

-Short and Long-Term Disability (FT Only)

-Retirement Savings Plan and Pension Eligibility

-National Training with YUSA



Minimum Education: Associate
Job Type: Full Time
Category: Education/Training
Location: Burlington, VT