Vancouver Talmud Torah is an inclusive Jewish community day school committed to academic excellence and nurturing lifelong learners who engage the world through Jewish traditions and values. At VTT, we provide a stimulating and challenging educational environment infused with meaningful learning experiences. Our school serves families from a diverse range of Jewish backgrounds and religious practices.
We are currently recruiting an Early Childhood Education Assistant (ECEA).
The successful candidate will subscribe to a play-based philosophy of learning and will support our goal to foster caring, creative and curious individuals incorporating Jewish values and practices. Candidates need not be Jewish to apply, but must be receptive to learning about Jewish customs and traditions and excited about working in a Jewish day school environment. The successful candidate will take direction well to work in partnership with their colleagues to support the learning goals of the classroom.
Our faculty are an integral part of our school community. VTT provides the opportunity to work in a collaborative, innovative and engaging educational setting. We are committed to on-going professional development and mentorship. Our school offers a culture that values academic excellence, community, inclusivity and social responsibility.
Support the classroom teachers and students throughout the school day
Help children smoothly transition between activities
Supervise students during snack, lunch time, nap (for 3-year-old program) and indoor/outdoor play time as well as during teacher prep time.
Maintain a clean, neat and welcoming environment, including but not limited to daily art supplies and dishes
ECE or ECEA Certificate is a must. Prior experience working with children and a two year college diploma an asset. The successful candidate will be subject to a criminal record check.
Applicants should submit their resume and cover letter in PDF to Lyora Nifco Early Childhood Director, firstname.lastname@example.org Please include “Early Childhood Educator Assistant” in the subject line.