At Sophia's Hearth we seek to serve the children in our program with a focus on development of the whole child, head, heart and hands. Sophia’s Hearth staff collaborate and work within a consensus model of leadership, taking up tasks when called upon. The Childcare Director is a member of the Administrative Team helping to lead the organization.
The Director is responsible for all aspects of the childcare program including responsibility for the day to day operation of the childcare program, relationships with staff and families, enrollment, licensing and compliance, scheduling of staff, and evaluation of staff performance. This position will also include direct care of children within the childcare program.
Requirements for Application:
An associates degree (or equivalent) in Early Childhood Education from an accredited college or university
First Aid & CPR Certification
Minimum of 5 years teaching (with at least 2 as lead) in a program for children ages 3 months to 5 years old.
Background in Waldorf Early Childhood Education preferred but the right candidate will join our Teacher Education Program.
We offer paid vacation, sick, personal days, holidays, and professional development opportunities.
Job Type: Full-time, year round.
Salary: $38,500.00 /year
EARLY CHILDHOOD TEACHERS
Our teachers, embrace anthroposophy, as a living philosophy and seek to serve the children in our program with a focus on development of the whole child, head, heart and hands. Sophia’s Hearth staff collaborate and work within a consensus model of leadership, taking up tasks when called upon. Teachers are responsible for planning, implementing and guiding caregiving and free play activities for their group of children.
REQUIREMENTS FOR APPLICATION:
9-18 credits in Early Childhood Education from an accredited college or university,
First Aid & CPR Certification,
Ability to meet and maintain New Hampshire Early Childhood Teacher Certification,
Teaching experience and a Waldorf Early Childhood Teacher training certificate preferred.
Paid vacation, sick & personal time.
Free professional development workshops and certifications
Membership to WECAN
EARLY CHILDHOOD SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS WANTED
Sophia’s Hearth Family Center is seeking substitute teachers for our early education classrooms. We are seeking part-time availability, and are open to having a flexible schedule. This position is for teachers working with children from six months to five years.
We are seeking candidates who are warm, nurturing, kind, and patient. Experience in Waldorf early childhood education is appreciated, but not required. We are ideally looking for substitute teachers who have six credits in early childhood education including child development.