Charlestown Nursery School seeks teacher-researchers to join our team of professional educators for the 2017-2018 school year. Positions vary from 2-5 days/week in mixed age classes of either 2-3 year olds and 3-5 year olds. Classes meet 8:30-12:30 and teachers collaborate until 2:30 each day.
CNS is a progressive urban cooperative school for 2-5 year olds in Charlestown, MA. We are inspired by the Reggio Emilia approach and incorporate many innovative best practices. For every hour teachers are in the classroom, they spend an hour on research and development.
o Have a Master’s Degree in Early Childhood Education and MA DEEC Lead teacher Certification
o Share our mission and commitment to teacher learning and professional growth
o Have experience working in a Reggio Emilia inspired setting and be dedicated to inquiry-based emergent curriculum, documentation, the environment as the third teacher, the value of outdoor education, the co-teaching model, and ongoing professional development
o Possess solid knowledge of child development and understand the value of integrating literacy, math, science, social studies, and the arts in a play-based setting, strongly committed to socio-emotional development
o Are professional, respectful, warm, engaging, motivated and flexible team-players who celebrate strong relationships with children, parents, and colleagues in a school community that encourages collaboration and partnerships
The position offers a competitive salary and benefits, including health care and retirement options. Please send your cover letter, resume and references to co-directors Kelly Pellagrini and Cady Audette, email@example.com.