Preschool Teacher

Location:
Holy Redeemer Elementary School1711 Junction St.Detroit, MI 48209
Category:
Teacher - PK-8
Apply To:
Holy Redeemer Grade School
1711 Junction St.
Detroit, MI 48209

(313) 841-5230

srkateri@holyredeemergradeschool.net

Position Description

We are looking for a qualified Bilingual Preschool Teacher to prepare small children, who are mainly Hispanic/Latino, for kindergarten by easing them into a classroom setting.  The children will need to learn in Spanish and English the basic skills to prepare them for kindergarten.

A preschool teacher must have a great love and patience for children and a desire to share the Catholic faith with their class. Qualifications needed to teach them effectively include knowledge of best practices and preschool educational methods as well as the ability to engage them and earn their trust and attention.

The goal is to contribute to the healthy mental and emotional development of the child so they can more easily acclimate in the next level of education.

Qualifications/Requirements

All teachers in the Catholic Schools in the Archdiocese of Detroit shall be certified and /or approved for teaching by the Department of Education for the State of Michigan.  All teachers are required to hold the appropriate endorsement for the subject(s) they are assigned to teach.  All teachers who are catechist,(teachers of religion), must be certified by the Department of Evangelization, Catechesis and Schools.

Qualifications
• An Associates degree or higher from an accredited institution.
• Shall possess a valid State of Michigan Teaching Certificate with the appropriate endorsement(s) for all subject area(s) being taught; EarlyChildhood (ZAor ZS) endorsement. 
• Relevant teaching experience.
• Knowledge of relevant technology.
• Ability to effectively interact with professionals, parents and students.
• Certification in CPR and First Aid. 
• Work effectively, make decisions and problem solve collaboratively within a team.
• Possess strong oral and written communication skills. 
The Archdiocese of Detroit is an equal opportunity employer that does not illegally discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, height, weight, genetic information, marital or other legally protected status. Job ID:105882