HEI Schools (Helsinki International Schools) is opening a new preschool for 2.5-6 year old children in Franklin, Tennessee.
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 lead 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.
- Bachelor's degree in education with at least 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
-Discount program for your children
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 : 1 Yr
Location : Franklin, TN