Substitute Prekindergarten Teacher
Substitute Prekindergarten TeacherSchool/Division:School of Education/UPK ProgramOffice:Teaching, Learning & TechnologyFull-Time or Part-Time:Part-TimeAbout HofstraHofstra University is a nationally ranked and recognized private university in Hempstead, N.Y. that is the only school to ever host three consecutive presidential debates (2008, 2012 and 2016). At Hofstra, students get the best of both worlds. Our campus is a leafy oasis just a quick train ride away from New York City and all its cultural, recreational and professional opportunities. We offer small classes and personal attention, with the resources, technology and facilities of a large university. Students can choose from more than 160 undergraduate program options and 165 graduate program options in the liberal arts and sciences, education, health professions and human services, the Peter S. Kalikow School of Government, Public Policy and International Affairs, the Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science, the Frank G. Zarb School of Business, the Lawrence Herbert School of Communication, the Maurice A. Deane School of Law, the Hofstra Northwell School of Graduate Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies, and the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell. Hofstra University is a dynamic community of more than 11,000 students from around the world who are dedicated to civic engagement, academic excellence and becoming leaders in their communities and their careers.Description:Eight (8) Substitute Prekindergarten Teachers for a Universal Prekindergarten program, teaching children in collaboration with Hofstra’s School of Education and a Long Island Public School District. Teachers will be called on an “as-needed” basis when regular teachers are absent and will work 2.5-5 hours per day when in the classroom (August 26, 2019 – June 30, 2020).
Responsibilities include: Collaborating with teacher and
grant supervisory staff to implement children’s program,
teach and supervise preschool children reflecting the values of the Hofstra ECE program. Substitute teachers are expected to follow classroom, curriculum and interpersonal routines. Persons hired for this position will maintain children’s records as directed for the days they are employed. Salary will be $23.50 per hour for up to 5 hours per day on days worked.
Qualifications:Applicants must have completed or be currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree program in Hofstra University’s School of Education. Applicants are expected to demonstrate knowledge, skills and dispositions required for working cooperatively in a mentored position with supervisors, colleagues and parents and demonstrate the ability to work with young children in a developmentally appropriate yet challenging manner.Requested Information:
Application Instructions:For consideration, please email a cover letter, a resume, a transcript and 2 letters of references to Professor Bonnie Epstein at [email protected]Voluntary Self-IdentificationAll applicants are invited to complete the three (3) voluntary self-identification formsDeadline:open until filledDate Posted: 07/09/2019Posting Number: 897485-19