Cairn Hill Nature Preschool is seeking a part-time Teacher Aide. We are located on 70 quiet acres of pristine woodlands in Lynn, MA, a multi-ethnic community 15 miles north of Boston. www.cairnhillpreschool.org
Cairn Hill’s mission is to bring the transformative power of the arts to young learners in urban and multi-ethnic communities using story, music, nature and the hands-on approach inspired by Waldorf education. We recognize the value of play and inquiry–based outdoor exploration interwoven with creatively presented pre-literacy and STEAM learning to prepare children for kindergarten success.
We are seeking a team player who loves children and enjoys the outdoors. In addition to covering teacher breaks during rest time, assisting with the afternoon activities and dismissal at 4 PM, you will be responsible for tidying and cleaning the facility at the end of each day. This is an excellent opportunity to explore a preschool teaching career and gain experience in the early childhood education field.
The position is part-time, from 2 to 5 PM, Monday through Friday. Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience.
High school diploma or equivalent required
Some preschool teaching experience preferred
MA EEC Preschool Teacher certification preferred but not required.
Cooperative classroom team player
Ability to work outdoors in all weather, in woodland, garden and play yard settings