HEI Schools Franklin

Preschool Lead Teacher Fluent in Spanish (Now Able To Offer Work Visas!)

Reference ID : 73319
Location : Franklin, TN
Category : Education/Training
Job Type : Full Time



HEI Schools (Helsinki International Schools) is a new preschool for 2.5-6 year old children in Franklin, Tennessee. We are hiring a Spanish speaking Early Childhood Education (ECE) teacher!!

What HEI Schools will offer

  • An inspiring HEI Community where you can pioneer in taking Finnish ECE to the U.S.
  • A strong focus on research-based pedagogy with a partnership with the University of Helsinki with an emphasis on child's active participation and agency in learning, curiosity & creativity, environmental awareness, holistic well-being and learning together (equality and trust)
  • Teacher training according to the HEI teacher training guidelines
  • An international HEI community with close collaboration with other HEI Schools' teachers around the world (e.g. Argentina, Australia, China, Saudi Arabia, Finland)
  • A position as a head teacher in a team of international and Finnish ECE teachers.


-This role consists of implementing the HEI Curriculum based on the Finnish national ECE model and latest pedagogical research and developing our preschool's culture using HEI Schools' teaching materials

-Eating lunch with students to model healthy eating habits and conversation skills

-Spending time outside with our students

-Helping clean up children that are not yet potty trained and changing diapers.


Your qualifications, skills and attributes

  • Bachelor's degree in education with 1 year experience
  • COVID-19 vaccines are required (at least 2) and we will need a copy of vaccine card. If you are not currently vaccinated, you will need to obtain the vaccine prior to in-person interview. 
  • Excellent oral and written proficiency in Spanish
  • Excellent interaction, collaboration, leadership and problem-solving skills, as well as good organizational skills and a systematic approach
  • An understanding and a sensitivity for cultural diversity
  • A positive attitude and great cooperation skills in your new HEI Family
  • A passion for supporting children in finding their own personalities and ways of learning

Nice To Haves


Great pay!

About Us

Early education center incorporating Spanish and the world-renowned Finnish pedagogy with the goal of bringing up children who will change the world!

Salary : $20 to $25/Hr
Minimum Education : Bachelor's
Job Type : Full Time
Category : Education/Training
Minimum Experience : None
Location : Franklin, TN

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