Be a hero and make lasting educational impressions in little one’s lives. We are looking for a passionate, creative, energetic, fun loving professional who enjoys working with children and helping them to build strong academic skills. About us: Our program goes beyond tutoring, to help ignite a child’s interest in learning, not just for one school year, but for a lifetime.
Our unique approach to learning, designed by educational experts, is based on over 25 years of experience and proven scientific research into how children actually learn. Learning is about knowing, really understanding, how to integrate and retain new information. About the Position and Program: Our Little Readers Program® is an enriched half-day learning and reading program for children aged 3-5, that develops the skills needed to learn and excel — including reading, writing. Little Readers® teachers use our own materials to teach students beginning language skills in phonics (letter recognition, sounds, blends, etc.), emergent reading (applying sound knowledge, word families, sight words, etc.) and writing skills (applying sounds to word formation, sentence structure, etc.). Qualifications: Minimum 2 years of experience working with children in groups (3-5 years of age) in an education setting is MANDATORY (not a daycare setting) Experience teaching phonics and other early reading programs in a group setting Education with a focus on primary grades or other equivalent credentials Strong communication skills, written and oral Fluency in English is a must as you are administering an English phonics program Strong decision making, planning, organizing skills A team player who enjoys working with others Experience working with ESL preschool aged children is a must Able to multi-task, and working with multiple children in a learning environment Be able to create fun activities that encourages reading French is a asset **A Patient, Warm, Caring, Organized, Fun and Loving teacher who loves children** ***Please only apply if you have the above mentioned qualifications*** Weekdays during the day and afterschool and possible Saturday mornings. $18/hr Please send resumes and cover letters to: Kerrisdale Oxford Learning
Oxford Learning Centres, Inc