Room to Grow (RTG) preschool, a program of Catholic Charities located in Norwalk, CT is seeking fulltime Assistant Teachers and per diem/part-time Substitute Teachers to begin immediate employment. RTG is a state-licensed and nationally-accredited facility that provides high-quality care and education for children ages three-to-five years old who reside in Norwalk.
Eligible candidates should have a degree in early childhood education, child development or human development, or a two (2) or four (4) year degree in a related field with at least twelve (12) credits in child development or early childhood education. Substitutes must have a H.S. diploma and 2 years’ experience in ECE.
- Planning, implementing and evaluating child development experiences for the enrolled children and
supporting and advocating for families.
- Operating a safe, diverse and developmentally appropriate classroom in accordance with all State and local regulations and policies.
- Candidates should have experience in developmentally appropriate practices and working knowledge
of CT – ELDS (Connecticut Early Learning Development Standards), NAEYC, and DPH/ OEC licensing
and a desire to continue their education.
- Minimum two (2) years’ experience at a licensed child day care center/preschool that meets standards comparable to those in Connecticut and/or experience in group care for children three-to-five years old.
RTG offers qualified teachers a competitive salary and a generous benefits package. The work week for the full-time position is Monday through Friday, 8 hours/day (40 per week), full year. Substitute Teachers will have a flexible schedule based on requirements.
Proof of COVID-19 vaccination required.
Please submit cover letter indicating interest along with resume to Nancy Owens, Director, Room to Grow at [email protected]
Catholic Charities is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).