Employment

Happy Baby is looking for a teacher! Up to 30 hours per week. Email your resume with a letter to happybabysmallschool@gmail.com. Start in May or September 2017. Gardener encouraged.

The ideal candidate is a creative, enthusiastic professional who knows how to listen to and respect the competence of young children.
Our program is tailored to the emergent needs of 18 month olds through threes.
Our curriculum focuses on guiding the child through early relationships and supporting them through conflict and play.

We are sensory oriented and very often messy.

Duties include:
Gentle diapering & toileting
Creating activities
Preparing and cooking snack & lunch
Learning our methods and philosophy
Engaging with children on their level

Required:
Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds
Fingerprint Clearance
CPR/First Aid
Understanding of toddler development
Creative, flexible personality
Organized & punctual
Comfortable with children’s messes
Clear written and spoken English

Encouraged:
ECE Units, especially infant and toddler development and curriculum
Knowledge of familiarity with Magda Gerber & RIE philosophy
Knowledge of/familiarity with Reggio Emilia inspired approach/emergent curriculum
Willing to learn
Love of garden and nature