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Early Education Centers – Pottstown and Royersford

PreK Counts Lead Teacher, Pottstown and Royersford Centers

YWCA Tri-County Area is currently hiring Lead Pre-K Counts Teachers for our Royersford Center. This is a temporary position, going through the current school year (June 2019). Based on performance, the position may be extended beyond June 2019. We offer a competitive benefits package, including health, dental, short-term disability and 401K.

The general responsibility of a Pre-K Counts Lead Teacher is to offer high quality pre-Kindergarten education program to three and four year olds as outlined in the adopted curriculum. The Pre-K Counts Lead Teacher understands and promotes education and early childhood development as defined in YWCA Policies and Procedures, and mission statement.

PreKCounts Assistant Teacher, Pottstown and Royersford Centers

YWCA Tri-County Area is currently hiring an assistant teacher for our Royersford Center Pre-K Counts Classroom. We offer a competitive benefits package, including medical, dental, short-term disability and 401K plan. The Pre-K Counts Teacher Assistant /Aide helps implement a high-quality educational program which includes developing positive relationships with the children and their parents. The Teacher Assistant/ Aide supports the Teachers and the Director by helping to create a caring and safe environment for the children and assisting in activities to improve the overall care and quality of education. She/he must be able to communicate, listen and work well with others in a team environment. The Pre-K Counts Teacher Assistant /Aide observes and documents children’s interest and progress, and relays that information back to parents and colleagues. The Pre-K Counts Teacher Assistant Aide is responsible for implementing developmentally appropriate activities based on children’s interests and needs, under the direction of the Teacher and the Director. The Pre-K Counts Teacher Assistant/ Aide understands and promotes education and early childhood development as defined in YWCA Tri-County Area’s (YW3CA) Policies and Procedures, and mission statement.

Early Education Lead Teacher

The Lead Teacher is responsible for developing a cohesive teaching team, supporting the creation and implementation of curricula, and managing the day-to-day operational activities of the classroom. Teachers must understand children’s cognitive, social, emotional and physical development in order to ensure safe and stimulating classroom environments where children are actively engaged and encouraged to succeed. The Teacher must be skilled in communicating with both children and adults in order to meet the needs of the children, as well as leading and supervising assistant teachers, and supporting parental concerns. The Lead Teacher understands and promotes education and early childhood development as defined in YWCA Tri- County Area’s (YW3CA) Policies and Procedures, and mission statement.

Early Education Assistant Teacher

The Teacher Assistant supports the Lead Teachers and the Director by helping to create a caring and safe environment for the children and assisting in activities to improve the overall care and quality of education. S/he must be able to communicate, listen and work well with others in a team environment. Assisting the staff in implementing a quality educational program and in developing positive relationships with the children and their parents, the Teacher Assistant observes and documents children’s interest and progress, and relays that information back to parents and staff. Teacher Assistants are responsible for implementing developmentally appropriate activities based on children’s interests and needs under the direction of the Lead Teacher and the Director. The Early Education Assistant Teacher understands and promotes education and early childhood development as defined in YWCA Tri-County Area’s (YW3CA) Policies and Procedures, and mission statement.

Adult Education and Training Centers – Pottstown and Norristown

English Language/Civics Instructor – Norristown

YWCA Tri-County Area is seeking energetic, qualified English Language Instructors for new Beginner & Intermediate level classes in Norristown PA, mornings – beginner (M, T, W 9a-noon) and evenings – beginner & intermediate (M, T, W 6p-9p). The English Language Instructor should be able to effectively teach beginning level ESL students. The instructor is expected to employ a student-centered approach in teaching the English language for communication, life skills, and transition to reading and writing in English. The instructor will need to use multiple resources to create engaging and interactive lessons, work independently and as a team member; function in a flexible environment and readily adapt to change; develop and maintain courteous and appropriate professional and student relationships; computer literate.

ESL Transitions Instructor

YWCA Tri-County Area, located in Pottstown PA, is seeking a highly motivated, dedicated instructor to teach and ESL Transition – College and Career Readiness class. This is a 5 hour per week position, Monday and Thursdays 6:00pm to 8:30pm, with the potential for teaching additional classes. The instructor is responsible to teach academic reading and writing skills to advanced level adult English-as-a-Second Language Learners. The course is designed to address academic reading and writing skills that will prepare/support ESL students to advance to post-secondary education, employment or careers. The candidate must believe in the dignity of all individuals and be comfortable in a diverse cultural setting.

ESL Instructor – Pottstown

YWCA Tri-County Area, located in Pottstown PA, is seeking a highly motivated instructor for English-as-a-Second Language (ESL) evening classes at our Pottstown location. This is currently a six hour per week position, with the potential for teaching additional classes. The EL/Civics Instructor should be able to effectively teach multi-level groups and employ a student-centered approach in teaching. The ESL instructor must be able to work as a team member, function in a flexible environment and adapt to change.

Adult Education Assistant Instructor

YWCA Tri-County Area, located in Pottstown PA, is seeking two highly motivated, dedicated Assistant Teachers to support our program for our growing Adult Education and Training Center. The hours are M-W 6PM – 9PM or M-Th 9AM -3:30PM, with some Fridays.

Please email your cover letter, resume, and references to: hr@ywcatricountyarea.org

YWCA Tri-County Area provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, YWCA Tri-County Area complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

YWCA Tri-County Area expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of YWCA Tri-County Area’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.