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First Church's Joyful Noise Preschool is seeking a Lead Teacher to work in a small preschool that fosters a love of learning through our play based philosophy.

The Joyful Noise Preschool is a ministry of First Church Sandwich, UCC. The preschool and the church covenant with one another and with the help of God to create a quality preschool education at an affordable rate for our community, to provide a spiritual and academic foundation for children who will grow into compassionate, community-oriented people, living with integrity. We offer an experience that is engaging, enjoyable, and fosters a love of learning.

Essential Job Functions:
• Collaborate with director to build and maintain a positive, healthy and safe learning environment
• Develop and implement lesson plans
• Prepare student evaluations and conduct conferences with parents/guardians
• Prepare and maintain the classroom for daily activities
• Organize and manage the classroom environment to foster creative and analytical thinking skills, while showing sensitivity to individual developmental, cultural and learning differences
• Adhere to all EEC regulations
• Attend staff meetings and trainings required by EEC

Reporting Relationships: The Lead Teacher reports to the Joyful Noise Director.

• Associates degree in Early Childhood Education preferred.
• 2 years teaching in an early childhood program preferred.
• First aid/CPR certified by the first day of employment.

This is a part-time position, Monday-Friday from 8:00-1:30pm from the end of August through beginning of June.

Compensation range is $18-20/ hr.

To apply please send resume and cover letter to

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