RECE Preschool Staff, Thomas & Marjorie Schwartz Preschool Centre Permanent/Full Time

    The Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre is seeking an experienced RECE teacher for its Preschool/JK rooms. Preference will be given to RECE teachers with previous experience in the Reggio philosophy and/or a Child-Directed Learning program. Be a part of this dynamic school where you will have the opportunity to grow with the children.
    The school year runs from September-June.

    Start date – ASAP
    Reports to: Director of Children’s Education

    About the MNjcc:
    The Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre is a dynamic hub in downtown Toronto. It provides opportunities for people of all ages and backgrounds to be active, learn, connect and participate in a wide range of cultural experiences. Rooted in Jewish values, the MNjcc is open to all.
    Founded on this site in 1953 the MNjcc is home to a 3800 member state of the art Fitness Centre, the Al Green Theatre, four schools, four choirs, a wide range of arts and cultural activities, Jewish Life programming, and a robust Active 55+ program.

    Key Duties and Responsibilities:
    Plan and implement age and developmentally appropriate programing
    To ensure the safety of all children in attendance at the childcare
    Maintain a clean and safe environment for children at all times
    Communicate with the Director regarding any areas of concern regarding health and safety of children as well as concerns with specific children
    Supervise children during daily outdoor and gym times
    Teachers will be required to change children when their diapers or clothes are wet or soiled - gloves will be provided for this.
    Teachers will read and agree to all school policies as set out by the Director and Ministry of Education
    Conduct daily health inspection of children
    Teachers will be required to assist the children with lunch and snack routines
    Assist the children with nap/rest time routines

    Qualifications and Requirements:
    • Teachers will be certified in First Aid and this will be renewed every 3 years
    • Hold a Diploma in Early Childhood Education or equivalent, be recognized by the College of Early Childhood Educators and be in Good Standing with the College
    • Some working knowledge of word and excel
    • Candidates must be able to legally work in Canada
    • Able to provide valid and current Criminal Record Check with Vulnerable Sector Screening
    • Able to obtain Food Handler Certification if requested
    • Must be able to attend after hours staff meetings monthly

    Salary and Benefits:
    • Competitive salary plus benefits after 3 months.
    • Free MNJCC membership with access to many programs offered at the MNJCC.

    How to apply:
    • Email resume to Cathy Indig, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    • Please note, that only candidates moving to the next stage of the selection process will be contacted by us. RECE only need apply

    Alternate Formats and Accommodation:
    The MNjcc is committed to providing an accessible employment environment. We are committed to the principles of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) and aim to ensure that dignity, integration, and equality of opportunity are embedded in all aspects of JCC culture.
    If you require accommodation during the hiring process, please inform us in advance so that we can arrange reasonable and appropriate accommodation. Please contact David Fielder at: (416) 924-6211 x404; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; or in person by appointment.



    Contact & Info

    750 Spadina Ave. (at Bloor), Toronto, Ontario M5S 2J2

    Phone: 416.924.6211
    Fax: 416.924.0422

    Charitable Registration Number:
    140344243 RR0001