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Kindergarten Associate Teacher
Rio Grande School
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Rio Grande School
Santa Fe, NM
United States

Job Term: Fulltime
Positions Open: 1
Grade(s):  KG

Qualifications:  The Associate Educator for Kindergarten at Rio Grande School is a full-time, 10-month position beginning in August 2018. Compensation will be determined by years of teaching experience and highest degree earned. In addition to salary, the school offers all full-time employees a retirement plan with matching contributions, medical insurance, life insurance, and both short and long term disability insurance. Qualified individuals should have: A minimum of two years kindergarten and/or early childhood experience, and are preferred to have attained a Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood or Elementary Education but will consider AA/AAS in Early Childhood education.

Description:  Instructing students individually and in groups, using a variety of instructional strategies; Adapting teaching methods and instructional materials to meet the varying needs and interests of students; Implementing accommodations and modifications to classroom curriculum to meet student learning needs; Collaborating with co-curricular educators to implement integrated curriculum; Preparing materials and classrooms for class activities; Using assertive language to guide student behavior and teach social and emotional skill sets appropriate for young children. With the presence of the Lead Educator: • Meeting with other professionals to discuss individual students' needs and progress; • Meeting with parents and guardians to discuss their children’s progress and to determine their priorities for their children and their resource needs. Additional responsibilities include: • Substituting for the Lead Educator when necessary; • Attending professional meetings, educational conferences, school events, and educator training workshops in order to maintain and improve professional competence; • Attending all faculty meetings; and • Reading materials and research that is relevant to the field of early childhood education. • Other duties as assigned by the school administration. The Lead Educator will: • Mentor, support, and guide the Associate Educator; • Provide an opportunity to set goals with the Associate Educator reflect on progress periodically throughout the year; • Provide opportunities in the classroom for the Associate Educator to bring his/her skill sets and interests into the learning environment; • Designate a planning time for the Associate Educator and him/herself. The Associate Educator is a person who is invested in developmentally appropriate practices for the young child. A person who: • Takes a whole-child approach to teaching and learning; • Values families as partners; • Has effective communication skills; • Models calm and kind behavior in both tone and demeanor; • Enjoys learning and being in an environment that is alive and active. Please send letter of interest and resume to Yoshi Gruber at [email protected]

Salary:  Compensation will be determined by years of teaching experience and highest degree earned.

Deadline:  Open until filled
Applicants from all states are encouraged to apply.

Use job ID k12jobs - 28517 when applying to this position.

Rio Grande School is an equal employment opportunity employer.
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Yoshi Gruber
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715 Camino Cabra
Santa Fe , NM 87505
United States
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Phone: 505-983-1621
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