Preschool

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Pre-Kindergarten Teacher

Most Holy Trinity Preschool is looking for a part time Pre-Kindergarten Teacher for the 2017-2018 school year.  Qualified applicants are able to:

-follow the mission and vision of Most Holy Trinity School
plan and develop overall curriculum with fellow Pre-Kindergarten teachers
-demonstrate teaching and supervision techniques
-communicate effectively with parents
-prepare teaching materials (i.e. paints, play dough, paper, etc).
-supervise children and attempt to meet the needs of each child
-be aware of and comply with all personnel policies the school adopts
-participate in professional and spiritual growth activities.
The qualifications for this teacher position are:

  1. Twelve (12) semester units in Early Childhood Education, to include Childhood Growth and Development; Child, Family, Community; Curriculum.
  2. At least 18 years of age.
  3. Enthusiastic, loving, and nurturing personality
  4. Ability to work well independently and in team settings
  5. First-Aid/CPR certified, current live-scan, criminal record clearance, and health clearance (TB test)

If you are interested in a position we invite you to schedule a tour of our Preschool be calling Audrey Randazzo at 408-929-2287.
Please email a cover letter, resume and letters of recommendation to Audrey Randazzo at: arandazzo@dsj.org..

Resurrection School, a Drexel School, is located in Sunnyvale, CA in the heart of Silicon Valley.  As a Drexel School, the staff is committed to transforming Catholic education with an academically rigorous, cutting-edge approach to education in the Diocese of San Jose.  We are seeking a compassionate individual who wants to make a difference in the lives of children, while working in a warm, welcoming and vibrant community of students, staff, and parents.  The individual should be able to foster expectations spiritually, academically, socially, and emotionally in the classroom.

Resurrection School’s mission is to educate students in a Christ-centered, peace-filled, and family-involved environment, and the Transitional Kindergarten teacher is an integral piece of the school’s mission and vision.  Our Transitional Kindergarten program is offered 5 full mornings a week with an optional 2 or 5 day a week full day programs.  The program focuses on the spiritual, social, emotional, cognitive, and physical development designed to prepare the child for kindergarten.   The program is fully complemented with separate teachers for music, Spanish, physical education, and library time.  The TK teacher is responsible for the planning and implementation of the academic curriculum, as well as activities to include dramatic play, music, movement, and fine-motor skills to engage students in the learning process.  The TK teacher will work with two additional staff members in the classroom providing a maximum ratio of 1:7.

A Handwriting Without Tears class is offered, and while experience with this program is beneficial, training is available. The candidate should be flexible, possess patience, and a love for children along with a willingness to grow with them.  On-going professional development is expected and in most cases provided. A teaching credential or one that is in the process of being obtained is required.

The candidate should:

  • demonstrate working knowledge of child development ages and stages relevant to students at this grade level
  • be supportive of a faith-filled Catholic environment
  • plan, implement and monitor an academic program consistent with the goals of the Drexel Schools and the Diocese of San Jose
  • be knowledgeable of the California curriculum and standards
  • have experience working in a collaborative environment with several other enrichment teachers
  • possess effective and strong classroom management skills
  • strong organizational, oral, and written communication skills are desired.
  • be willing to make the necessary accommodations in order to ensure the success of students
  • be open to communicating on a regular basis with the classroom parent community

To apply:

Please e-mail or send a cover letter, resume, and 2-3 references (with contact information and description of their relation to you professionally) to the following:

Jacque Wright, Principal

Resurrection School
1395 Hollenbeck Ave.
Sunnyvale, CA  94087
Tel: 408.245.4571
E-mail: jacque.wright@rescatholicschool.org 

St. Simon Parish School was established in 1961 and remains a leader in innovative Catholic elementary education in Silicon Valley. There is a strong community atmosphere at the school, with volunteers from the school and parish community supporting the staff and students on a regular basis. St. Simon is blessed with a significant student support and technology infrastructure, as well as numerous extra-curricular opportunities. The School is a ministry of the Parish, and staff work closely together. The pastor is a strong supporter of the School’s ministry as integral to the mission of the Parish.

Pre-Kindergarten/Preschool Teacher

Saint Simon Parish Preschool is looking for a part-time (17-18 hours per week) Pre-Kindergarten/Preschool Teacher for the 2017-2018 school year.  Qualified applicants are able to:

-follow the mission and vision of Saint Simon Parish School

plan and develop overall curriculum with fellow Pre-Kindergarten/Preschool teachers

-demonstrate teaching and supervision techniques

-communicate effectively with parents

-prepare teaching materials (i.e. paints, play dough, paper, etc).

-supervise children and attempt to meet the needs of each child

-be aware of and comply with all personnel policies and licensing regulations the school adopts

-participate in professional and spiritual growth activities.

The qualifications for this teacher position are:

  1. Twelve (12) semester units in Early Childhood Education, to include Childhood Growth and Development; Child, Family, Community; Curriculum.
  2. At least 18 years of age.
  3. Enthusiastic, loving, and nurturing personality
  4. Ability to work well independently and in team settings
  5. First-Aid/CPR certified, current live-scan, criminal record clearance, and health clearance (TB test)

If you are interested in a position please email a cover letter, resume and letters of recommendation to jobs@stsimon.org, attn. Yvette Sousa, St. Simon Preschool Director