Preschool Lead Teacher – 3 year old
About the School:
Corpus Christi Catholic School welcomes all children, enriches their knowledge, nurtures their faith, and builds their character in a Catholic Christian environment. We are located on the north side of Holland, MI.
About the Position
We are seeking an energetic, faith-filled preschool lead teacher for our 3-year-old program and multi-age STREAM program beginning January 7, 2019. The primary role of a preschool lead teacher is instructing students in a developmentally appropriate way according to the Michigan Early Childhood Standards of Quality and creating a fun, faith-filled educational environment. The position follows the regular school schedule and calendar (Tuesday/Thursday, 7:30 AM – 4:00 PM). Compensation will be commensurate with experience.
● Follow Michigan Early Childhood Standards of Quality and Diocese of Grand Rapids Standards
● Create a caring, faith-filled, safe environment for learning
● Incorporate and actively engage students in developmentally appropriate activities
● Provide individual, small group, and whole group instruction
● Incorporate STREAM activities into afternoon programming
● Adhere to State of Michigan LARA rules and regulations
● Participate in at least 16 hours professional development training annually
● Preferred start date of December 17, 2019, in order to shadow current teacher
● Bachelor’s degree in child development or early childhood education with specialization in preschool teaching, bachelor’s degree in early childhood and a ZA Endorsement on Michigan Teaching Certificate OR a valid Michigan teaching certificate with a CDA
● Experience working with children in a classroom setting
● First Aid and Adult/Child CPR certification
● Caring and nurturing attitude towards children
● Commitment to fostering the faith of the children
● Excellent verbal and written communication skills
● Candidate should be a practicing Catholic and uphold the teachings of the Catholic Church
● Pass a background and criminal history check
Letters of interest and resumes, along with a diocesan employment application located here, will be accepted until position is filled.
Corpus Christi Catholic School
Jennifer Liniewski, Principal
12100 Quincy St.
Holland, MI 49424