Community Events & Job Postings

Below you will find information for events happening throughout our community and

job openings at local area child care centers. 

PRESCHOOL TEACHER POSITION OPEN IMMEDIATELY

 

RIDGEWAY PRESCHOOL PROVIDES A NUTURING, CARING, ENRICHING ENVIRONMENT FOR 3 & 4 YEAR OLDS;   3 TEACHERS, 14-16 CHILDREN, WITH USE OF 3 CLASSROOM SPACES, GYM, OUTDOOR PLAYGROUND, AND A PRESCHOOL TEACHERS’ DREAM OF AN ARRAY OF VARIED AND FUN MATERIALS, TOYS AND SUPPLIES!  THE STAFF USES A TEAM TEACHING APPROACH WITH ALL EDUATORS COLLABORATIVELY CREATING AND IMPLEMENTING LESSON PLANS.

 

LOCATED AT RIDGEWAY CHURCH, N PROGRESS AVE, HARRISBURG, OPERATES SEPTEMBER – MAY,

TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY, THURSDAY 9:00-11:30.

 

THE PROGRAM WELCOMES CHILDREN WITH DIVERSE BACKGROUNDS AND NEEDS.   THE TEACHING STAFF WORKS TOGETHER WITH FAMILIES AS WELL AS COMMUNITY RESOURCES TO SUPPORT CHILDREN AS THEY LEARN AND GROW.

 

CDA/EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION DEGREE AND CLASSROOM EXPERIENCE PREFERRED.

 

CRIMINAL BACKGROUND & CHILD ABUSE CLEARANCES REQUIRED (FEES PAID)

 

CURRICULUM HAS A HANDS-ON, LEARN THROUGH PLAY FOCUS THAT REFLECTS DEVELOPMENTALLY APPROPRIATE STANDARDS.  THE PROGRAM IS OPERATED BY THE CHURCH WITH NON-DENOMINATIONAL INSTRUCTION.

 

TEACHERS DUTIES INCLUDE  SUPERVISION/ IMPLEMENTATION OF PLANNED ACTIVITIES DURING CLASS SESSIONS , PAID WEEKLY STAFF MEETING, SEVERAL PAID WORK DAYS PER YEAR, COMMUNICATION WITH FAMILIES AND CHURCH PRESCHOOL COMMITTEE.

 

10 HOURS/WEEK, PAID WEEKLY STAFF MEETING, PAID TRAINING HOURS YEARLY, SOME PAID HOLIDAY TIME, AND BONUS CONSIDERATION.

SALARY RANGE IS 550-700.00/MONTH DEPENDING ON QUALIFICATIONS.

RIDGEWAY IS AN INTIMATE, CARING PROGRAM WITH LOTS OF HEART LOOKING FOR THAT SPECIAL EDUCATOR WHO LOVES WORKING WITH CHILDREN AND MAKING A DIFFERENCE!

 

CONTACT BARB YOST FOR MORE INFORMATION   bdkyost@aol.com   717 805 0889