The National Child Research Center (NCRC) seeks passionate and creative applicants for a full-time Lead Preschool Teacher to work with 2 1/2 to 5-year-olds starting in the fall of 2017. Located in the historic district of Cleveland Park in Washington DC, NCRC’s highly trained faculty is committed to creating a preschool environment that nurtures the whole child and celebrates each child’s uniqueness in a warm, supportive, and inclusive environment. Committed to the inclusion of children with special needs and typically developing children in the same classroom, NCRC provides low student/teacher ratios and an enriched learning environment within a collaborative, committed, and dynamic professional learning community. NCRC actively supports and encourages diversity among the staff and families that we serve. Competitive salaries, benefits, and professional development opportunities are available. Please visit our website for additional information about this job posting.
Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, resume, and educational philosophy to Carolyn Dogum at email@example.com.
Bachelors required. Masters in Early Childhood Education Special Ed preferred. Masters in Early Childhood Education preferred.
Recognized widely as a model preschool, NCRC serves 177 children ages 2 1/2 to 5. The school incorporates current child development research to provide progressive preschool and parent education. A faculty of 40 that includes a speech pathologist, occupational therapist, and counselor supports an inclusion program for children with special needs. All teachers hold a bachelor's degree; several have... or are pursuing a master's. Special programs in music, motor, and library are provided. NCRC is committed to diversity of families and staff. Benefits include competitive salaries, health insurance, retirement, long and short term disability, leave, and a flex plan. An extensive program of professional development is offered.