Turning Sun School East Lake - Full Time Lead Educator Opportunity
- Degree Level
Turning Sun School (preschool ages 1-5) is seeking candidates interested in working as a Full Time Lead Educator at our East Lake campus for the 2019-20 academic year. Full Time positions are salaried with paid time off. The schedule for this position is 8:00am to 4:00pm, Monday through Friday.
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.
To be considered for the Lead Educator position, applicants must have a current Child Development Associate (CDA), a Technical Certificate of Credit (TCC) in Early Childhood Education or Child Development, or a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in Early Childhood Education or Child Development. 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 and required paperwork.
For more information about Turning Sun, please visit www.turningsun.com. To apply, please email a cover letter and resume, or fax to 323-679-0302.