Programs for Early Childhood Families and Teachers
"discovering the wisdom of childhood"
Toddler & Infant Teachers
Are you seeking a different approach to childcare and a deeply meaningful teaching experience?
At Sophia’s Hearth, we create a warm, homelike environment where the focus is on attentive personal caregiving with every child. Our curriculum is based on self-initiated movement, development and play in thoughtfully designed indoor spaces. Much of each day, is spent outdoors in our very large open yards and woods. Children embrace the natural world in every season.
The right teacher for this special program has a sincere desire to deepen their own teaching practice and find meaning in their work. We offer healthy all-natural food for breaks and lunches for all children which teachers are welcome to share. Our goal is to create an environment steeped in nature, the arts and imitation as the basis for learning.
Sophia’s Hearth offers a full Waldorf Early Childhood Teacher Certificate Program. Free enrollment in the program is provided as a benefit of employment. Teachers are also eligible to take any workshops or institutes offered by our Teacher Education Program free of charge.
Are you that special Early Childhood Teacher?
Full time and part time, 48 week, positions are available in the infant and toddler classrooms. Substitute teachers are always needed.
We require a minimum of 3 credits in Early Childhood or Elementary Education but candidates with lead teacher qualifications will be given priority.
We look forward to the opportunity to explore this special opportunity with you.
Salary $14 - $15/hour
paid professional development
paid vacation, holiday and sick/personal time.
Financial assistance towards Associates degree in Early Childhood Education
Sophia’s Hearth is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage people of all backgrounds to join us as we change the world one child at a time.