OTPS Job Opportunities

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Preschool Director Search

We are seeking a part-time Preschool Director to help strengthen our educational program and create experiences for our youngest learners and their families. Compensation is based on experience. Position start date is June 2019. Please contact Talya Schultz at otpsdirectorsearch@gmail.com to apply.

Responsibilities include: 
Supporting the curriculum based in Jewish values 
Communicating with parents, including a weekly newsletter 
Supervising and hiring staff 
Budgeting and expense reporting 
Assembling the school calendar and scheduling events 
Collaborating with board members on special events and other duties 
Recruiting new families and giving tours to prospective families 
Meeting state licensing requirements 
Acquiring supplies 
Preparing monthly staff meetings 
Supervising “Baby and Me” program 
Supporting the camp director during the summer 
Arranging facility maintenance 
Attending meetings of the Early Childhood Directors Council 

Time requirements outside of school hours: 
Monthly evening board meetings 
Special events (2-3 times a year) 
Sending out notices, such as school closings due to weather 

Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education or related field 
A minimum of three (3) years of experience in Early Childhood Education 
Strong desire to help children discover, understand, and flourish in the world we inhabit
Excellent organization, time management, and communication skills 
Basic Judaic knowledge
Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal skills 
Able to work with teachers, parents, and synagogue staff


Summer Camp Teachers

Are you a high school or college-aged student looking for an exciting summer job? Do you love working with preschool-aged children? Apply to work at the OTPS Summer Camp 2019! Hours are 8:45am-1:15pm, Monday-Friday. Sessions meet: June 11-14, June 17-21, June 24-28, Jul 29-Aug 2, Aug 5-9, and Aug 12-16.  If interested, please send resume to Jennifer Gorowitz at gorowitz@gmail.com.

Substitute Teachers

Contact preschool@olamtikvah.org to apply to be a substitute teacher.