Assistant/Associate Teacher

Part Time

Website The Amherst Preschool

Where the children are the curriculum

Assist the Lead Teacher in the management of a Pre-K classroom with 16 children including: -setting an intentional environment that supports development of the group and individual children, -working collaboratively with a lead to document learning, -assist in maintaining space each day. -supporting the children in social and emotional development, -encouraging a strong love of the outdoors in all weather,Individual should have strong understanding of the benefits of play in early childhood and believe that children are capable of guiding their own learning. Strong skills in organization, communication and the ability to work on a team of energetic leaders Understanding of NH CCLU regulations as they pertain to Have passed, or able to pass the CCLU background check Experience with working with 3-6 year olds

The Amherst Preschool, part of Let’s Grow Outside NH, is looking for an Assistant or Associate teacher to support the Lead Teacher in a classroom of 16 children.  TAP and LGONH is a nature based, child led playschool which offers programs for children ages 3-6 years old.  Our Pre-K class has 16 children ages 4-5 who attend school four mornings a week.  An emphasis on outdoor play is an integral part of our program philosophy.  We also value child-led play as our philosophy.  The children here at TAP are the curriculum and we offer environments designed with intention to support their development.