Lead Teacher Spanish (Pre-School/Pre-K)

The Goddard School of Maplewood

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Posted : 2023-11-05

The new Goddard School of Maplewood is seeking an experienced, nurturing, and passionate Spanish Teacher (Pre-School, Pre-K) who will establish and maintain a safe, healthy, engaging, and nurturing learning environment. The Goddard Schools of Millburn and Maplewood are Reggio-Emilia influenced, and have a trilingual (English, Spanish, Mandarin) global curriculum.

As a LEAD teacher, you will:

  • Lead and collaborate with your team to develop creative hands-on activities and projects based on your observations of children’s interests and skills.
  • implement developmentally appropriate curriculum for assigned subject areas
  • Provide learning opportunities that encourage curiosity, exploration, problem-solving, critical, and creative thinking
  • Create and provide a supportive and caring classroom environment in which students learn cooperatively, and interact positively with one another
  • Model respectful interactions with students of diverse backgrounds while responding to their individualized needs


  • Two or More years minimum of teaching experience as a Lead Pre-School, Pre-Kindergarten teacher
  • Degree in education preferred
  • Excellent understanding of the principles of child development and preschool educational methods
  • Familiarity with safety and sanitation guidelines for classrooms
  • Excellent communication and instructional skills

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $18.00 - $26.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Work Location: In person

Job Location
Maplewood, New Jersey, United States
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