Riverfield Country Day School
Start Date: August 1, 2023
The mission of Riverfield Country Day School is to provide an excellent education in a family-oriented atmosphere. Students are motivated and encouraged to learn, develop, and mature in a respectful, secure, and diverse environment. A caring, creative faculty and a challenging, integrated, and personalized curriculum promote the development of the whole student as a confident and responsible learner prepared for success today and tomorrow.
Reggio Inspired Pre-School seeks quality educator. Riverfield Country Day School is actively recruiting a dynamic, collaborative, creative, and talented teacher for a full-time Pre-School educator for the 2023-2024 school year. Nestled on 120 acres in Tulsa, Oklahoma, Riverfield has been inspired by the Reggio Emilia Approach to early childhood education and is in continuing dialogue with the educators in Reggio Emilia, Italy, and other Reggio-inspired schools throughout the United States. Riverfield is an independent school, licensed and accredited by ISAS and NAEYC. Building relationships is the foundation of our work. We place a strong emphasis on the bonds between children and teachers, teachers and parents, and the children themselves. Offering high-quality, engaging educational, and project-based experiences for children 8 weeks through 12th grade, Riverfield holds a strong image of the child, as capable, confident learners. Working as team teachers, educators partner with children at Riverfield to create a respectful, nurturing, and intellectually inspiring learning environment, where children develop a life-long confidence and love for learning, and build connected networks of knowledge and understanding. Educators work together to support children’s social-emotional, cognitive, and physical development, and bring visibility to the thinking and learning of young children. Experience in early childhood education is preferred, but not required.
• Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education or related field, preferred
• Ability to work effectively with colleagues and parents in a cooperative environment
• Possess strong and effective communication skills with children, staff, and parents
• Interest in emerging practices in the early childhood field
Full-time position (40 hours per week/9 or 12 months per year) includes a comprehensive benefits package:
• Health Insurance
• Paid holidays
• Vacation accrual
• Retirement benefits or accounts
• Healthcare spending or reimbursement accounts such as HSAs
Interested candidates should fill out an application, found online at www.riverfield.org, and email to Jennifer Kesselring at firstname.lastname@example.org and Whitney Dickinson at email@example.com.
Head of Pre-School
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