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Pre-School Teacher and Floater Teacher
Merage JCC of Orange County
One Federation Way
Suite 200
Irvine, CA 92603

Principal Responsibilities:

Seeking Experienced Preschool Teacher (Irvine, CA)

The Merage JCC Early Childhood Learning Center is looking for a qualified, enthusiastic individual who wants to work in a Reggio Emilia inspired Preschool environment. We are looking for fully qualified preschool teachers who can be part of our teaching of teaching faculty. We have opportunities for Early Childhood Educators seeking a core classroom teaching position as well as a floater teacher who can transition into the classroom.

The school environment is a creative, safe and nurturing place, where children explore, learn through an emergent curriculum inspired by Reggio Emilia philosophy, daily provocations, and play, and incorporate Judaic values into their everyday learning.

CANDIDATES MUST HAVE 12 or more units of Early Childhood Education coursework including:
(1) Child Development
(2) Child, Family, Community
(3) Early Childhood Curriculum/Practicum/Guidance

For candidate consideration, you must e-mail a copy of official or non-official transcripts for proof of coursework completion. Candidates with missing coursework or no transcripts will not be considered for the position. Please let us know if you are CPR certified, as well. Being bi-lingual is always a plus!

Minimum Qualifications:

The physical requirements described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of the job of an TK Preschool Teacher in both class room and playground environments. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position.

Agency Information:

The Merage Jewish Community Center of Orange County, California is located centrally in beautiful Irvine, Newport Beach and Newport Coast, California. The Merage JCC is located in a 220,000 sq. ft. full service modern building on the Samueli Jewish Campus. With over 3,000 family units, it has a suburban feel even though it is only 45 minutes from Los Angeles and 1 hour and 15 minutes from San Diego. The Orange County Jewish Community is home to approximately 100,000 Jews, many of whom use the J as their destination for Jewish life.