Classroom & Substitute Educators
- Experience Level
Turning Sun School (preschool ages 1-5) is seeking candidates interested in working as Full Time or Substitute Educators at our East Lake, North Druid Hills, Gwinnett, and Tucker area campuses. Full Time Educator positions are currently available for the 2019-20 academic year—Full Time positions are salaried with paid vacation. Substitute Educator positions are open now and offer flexible hours, scheduled based on need between 8:00am and 4:00pm, Monday through Friday. Hours until 6pm may also be offered at our East Lake and Tucker locations.
Turning Sun is a progressive preschool community inspired by the Reggio Emilia approach and place-based education, focusing on our local community and natural world. We build our year around seasonal celebrations and class projects following an emergent curriculum. We are a non-religious, open and affirming program which welcomes families and staff regardless of gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, race, creed, or ethnicity.
In addition to a strong desire to learn and grow as an educator, applicants must be organized, reliable, open-minded, creative, kind, and have a passion for young children and families. Preschool experience is preferred but not required. Experience with project-based learning, nature/hiking, the Atlanta community, the arts, and the Reggio Emilia approach are pluses.
All employees must comply with certain state regulatory requirements, including a mandatory comprehensive background check and fingerprinting. TSS promotes from within, and a successful Substitute Educator or Full Time Educator may find opportunities for advancement.
For more information about Turning Sun and our three locations, please visit www.turningsun.com.
To apply please email a cover letter and resume, or fax to 323-679-0302