Employment

Assistant Preschool Teacher

The Schoolhouse Learning Center seeks an Assistant Preschool Teacher for both preschool classrooms in our nature and play-based preschool program. Candidates should enjoy spending a lot of time outdoors in all weather, hiking, exploring, and teaching children about the natural world, as well as supporting a social-justice focused preschool curriculum. This is a wonderful position for a high school graduate looking for a meaningful gap year position, a recent college graduate interested in a career in education with an emphasis on nature, play, and social justice, or anyone exploring an interest in teaching/education.  Learn from a fantastic team of experienced teachers, in a progressive school with a long track record of success.

 

This position is full-year, 35 to 40 hours a week, starting June 20th. Pay is $16-17/hour based on experience.

Job Qualifications:

  •  Some experience working with young children is preferred, we will train the right candidate.

  • BA in education or in a science/nature related field preferred. High School diploma required.

  • Teachers must attend 15 hours of professional development training in early childhood education each year, and obtain certification in First Aid/CPR.  
     

Job Benefits:

  • Generous paid time off

  • Retirement plan with employer contribution 

  • Long Term Disability

  • Life Insurance

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Telehealth and access to additional benefits like dental and vision insurance

  • Access to subsidized college training programs in early childhood education 

 

About the School:

The Schoolhouse Learning Center is an approved independent school (K-8th grade) and licensed child care center that has provided quality programs for almost 50 years. Schoolhouse programs nurture each child’s innate curiosity and encourage independence of mind and resourcefulness. Families are a vital part of our community and are invited to be actively involved in our programs at all levels.  

Substitute Teachers (all programs)

We are looking for substitute teachers (Prek-8th grade)  for our year-round programs. Substitutes are needed at all age levels—preschool, elementary school, middle school and afterschool.

We are looking for dedicated candidates who have enjoy working with children of various ages.  Schoolhouse values student choice, open-ended play, a connection to nature, and positive support for students and seeks to provide a school environment dedicated to anti-bias and social justice practices. 

Flexibility, levelheadedness, and a sense of humor are important in this role. Excellent communication skills a must. Training will be provided. Immediate openings.

Equal Opportunity and Non-Discrimination Policy

It is the policy of The Schoolhouse Learning Center, Inc. (“The Schoolhouse”) to be inclusive of and not to discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, ancestry, national origin, place of birth, citizenship, creed, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, age, military/uniformed service or veteran’s status, disability, or other legally protected classification in the provision and administration of its educational programs, activities, services, and access provided to its students and students’ family members, its applicants, and to the public, in accordance with and to the limits of applicable requirements of state and federal laws. The Schoolhouse complies with the American Disabilities Act and the Vermont Public Accommodations Act, as well as any other applicable state and federal laws with respect to accommodating individuals with disabilities.