Assistant Preschool / Toddler Teacher

Odyssey Learning
Oct 17, 2016
Oct 19, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description:

Odyssey Learning and the Maritime Aquarium are working in partnership to offer the first of its kind, marine science, S.T.E.M focused, preschool program in Norwalk, CT.Odyssey Learning Preschool uses S.T.E.M. concepts (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) in all areas of our curriculum with an emphasis on marine science to teach children. Each day children learn through exploration, investigation and experimentation! The children construct their own learning using critical thinking skills, creativity, and innovation.The on-site science lab and visits to the aquarium during summer months make this an amazing place to work all year!Teachers are given extensive professional development experiences, an educational coach and planning periods. At Odyssey, we encourage and expect teachers to increase their knowledge and facilitate the learning of young children!Required Qualifications: Assistant Preschool and Assistant Toddler Teacher:Associates degree in early childhood education or related field and/or currently enrolled in an early childhood program. In addition, we are looking for:A passion and commitment to make a positive difference in the lives of young children and families.Hard-working, reliable and desire to learn.Working knowledge of CT Statues and Regulations for preschool programs.Positive Attitude Preferred Qualifications:Excellent Communication SkillsComputer Literacy Benefits:Odyssey Learning offers a comprehensive benefits packet and competitive salary. Odyssey Early Learning provides equal employment opportunities to all individuals without discrimination.