Full Time Preschool/Playschool
07 Sep 19
Key Skills : Administration
Experience: Minimum 2 years of preschool teaching and co-ordinator experience
Work closely with the Infant, Toddler and Preschool Teachers and/or Center Coordinator to oversee all aspects of classroom program planning, implementation, and evaluation within the guidelines of the centers appropriate practices.
Provide expert advice in preschool programming and interact with parents during PTM and on need basis
Regularly attend trainings/workshops and read journals to keep abreast on current developments in area of expertise.
Provide ongoing mentoring and coaching to teaching staff through spending time in classrooms to introduce and support new ideas, strategies, etc.
Work with teachers in moving along the continuum of implementing the Curriculum.
Work with preschool classroom staff on understanding and implementing documentation as part of their curricular work.
Work with preschool classroom staff on learning about and implementing increased technology for communication.
Work with classroom staff to have an understanding of progressive early childhood education and to continually learn and grow.
Interviewing prospective candidates for respective positions through Internal Job Posting.
Supervise use of physical space so that classrooms, common areas are clean and safe.
Provide an attractive and welcoming environment in which learning is made visible through childrens art work or displays that promote a childs self-esteem.
Provide oversight to assure that these experiences are positive ones.
Guides teachers for creation of assessment, report cards, diary writing, port folios etc.,
Observe and guide teachers on a daily basis.
Actively participate in regularly scheduled administrative team meetings to address Health and safety, facilities, operations, human resources or other concerns.
Keep staff apprised of professional development opportunities.
Assess group training needs for the centre teachers.
Converting enquirers to admissions
Be flexible in scheduling to meet the needs of the overall program
Demonstrate honesty, integrity and commitment to confidentiality
Show initiative in problem solving and be open to new ideas
Approach challenges with imagination and a sense of humour
Create a welcoming, positive environment center-wide.
Ability to train and evaluate teaching staff
Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
Ability to interact with families in a nurturing, compassionate, and sincere manner
Basic computer skills and familiarity with MS Office MS Word,
Industry TypeEducation / Teaching / Training
Functional AreaTeaching, Education, Training, Counselling