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Lead English Teacher – Job Description

EMPLOYMENT DUTIES

Les Lilas is looking for an English Teacher for our preschool, who is passionate about bilingual education. Our teachers exhibit enthusiasm, a caring attitude, and a love of learning.

Montessori certification and/or a Washington State Teaching certificate is strongly preferred. If not currently certified, the applicant must be enrolled in or willing to enroll in a Montessori training program.

Les Lilas French Bilingual Community School’s mission is to provide children with a strong academic foundation and foster a lifelong joy of learning through a dual French/Montessori curriculum.

QUALIFICATIONS

-Ability to work individually and as a member of a team

-Excitement for teaching and supporting children ages 3-9 years old

-An appreciation for the complexity and uniqueness of children’s developmental timetables

-Proactive and takes initiative

-Flexibility and ability to adapt

-Exhibit leadership and strong problem-solving skills

-Multi-tasking abilities a must

-Creativity

-Must be able to lift 30 pounds (as needed)

-Occasional days/weekends needed, outside of normal shift

-Position is for the school year, (September through June)

-Summer hours may be available as well (for additional compensation)

REQUIRED BEFORE START DATE:

-CPR/First Aid Certification

-Background Check through Department of Children, Youth and Families (including fingerprinting) required

-Complete STARS training and all MERIT requirements met

-Records of receiving or having antibodies for measles required, along with a clear Tuberculosis screening test

Job Types: Part-time, Contract

 

COVID-19 considerations:
For the safety of students and staff, we are going above and beyond to keep our community safe. Our precautions include weekly testing (at no cost to the staff), HEPA air filters, daily professional cleaning and fogging, and mask-wearing.

To apply for this job email your details to VIRGINIE@LES-LILAS.COM