Employment at MTLPS

Current Positions

Posted March 2019

General Educator for 3 and 4 year old Multiage Classroom.

Click HERE to view full job description.

We always accept applicants for substitutes and teachers. 

If you are interested in working at Midtown Lutheran Preschool, please submit a cover letter, resume, and 3 references, and any other information you feel is applicable to the job (ie. online portfolio, website, etc.)  to Kate Elkins (preschool director) at preschool@redeemer.org (no phone calls please). 

 

Positions we are in often search of:

  • General education teachers - must be willing to work with any age group 1-4 years

  • German speaking teachers - must be both fluent and literate - must be willing to work with any age group

  • Assistant teachers - English and/or German fluent

  • Substitute teachers

  • Special interest teachers: art, movement, music, etc.

All candidates must be enthusiastic about working in a very collaborative, flexible team environment.  

Qualifications: 

  • Experience and background in early childhood education or related field

  • Age 21+

  • Value and knowledge of play-based, emergent curriculum models (ie. Project Approach, Reggio Emilia)

  • Understanding of curriculum, learning standards, and lesson plan implementation

  • Strong communication skills

  • Physical ability to play on floor, pick up children, walk and run with ease

  • Flexible, reliable, committed, collaborative

  • Value a positive discipline/guidance philosophy

  • Value, and willingness to participate in, Christian traditions (prayer, religious perspectives of holidays, etc.)

Positions are part time, approximately 12-28 hours per week (school day hours 8:30A-1:30P, plus planning and meetings).  Employees must pass a background check before hire.  At this time we cannot offer insurance benefits or visa sponsorships.