Jobs

Native English Speaker Early-learning Educator
PART TIME Starting September 2016

Responsibilities

As an English early-learning pre-school educator you will:

  • Lead activities through songs, stories and play in English
  • Encourage independent learning through activities adapted to 2-4 year olds
  • Be attentive to children’s health, safety and emotional needs
  • Develop a specific Wednesday / holiday programme for 3-4 year olds in collaboration with the team
  • Take part in daily activities (meals, outings, stories and play, artistic / Montessori activities)
  • Respect the role of one adult / one language: your language will be English
  • Communicate with parents about their child’s activities
  • Work with a multidisciplinary team and adhere to the Educational project and Policies of Giving Tree (available online at www.givingtree.fr)
  • Contribute and develop Montessori activities

Your role is to:

  • Observe children
  • Offer them adapted activities
  • Encourage them in English and in their love of learning
  • Participate in the daily life of the creche and exchange with parents

Skills

You are an outgoing and naturally curious professional who enjoys working with children and encouraging them in their love of learning. You are a native English speaker and ideally have had experience in a daycare or preschool. You work well in a multicultural environment and enjoy working with a diverse team and parents.

  • Notions in Montessori educational methods and activities
  • Understand the French language
  • Competencies in the physical, psychological and physiological development of children
  • Experience in early learning childhood centres
  • Respect of health and safety childcare requirements
  • Practise observation methods

Please sent CV and cover letter to
Harriet Crews Director
Harriet@givingtree.fr
1a rue de l’Hôpital Militaire
67000 Strasbourg