Bing Teacher 1
Bing Teacher 1🔍School of Humanities and Sciences, Stanford, California, United States📁Child/Youth Education and Development📅Jun 04, 2021 Post Date📅89861 Requisition #Working Title: Bing Teacher 1JOB PURPOSE:Bing Nursery School is part of the School of Humanities and Sciences at Stanford University and serves as a laboratory for the Department of Psychology. The department established the school in 1966 to serve as a site for research and training in child development. Bing provides high quality educational programs to over 500 young children (2-5 years) each year, their parents, students in training, and research and teaching faculty. The Bing Teacher 1 will plan and implement educational experiences for pre-school children with a child development focus in a laboratory school setting to support faculty research and undergraduate instruction in developmental psychology and early education. This is a fixed term position, from June 21, 2021 through June 10, 2022, with a possible extension to August 5, 2022. CORE DUTIES*:
- Plan and implement creative and challenging curriculum projects and activities in the areas of language and literacy, cognitive, emotional, social, and physical growth; plan and structure environments to facilitate activities.
- Provide instruction to children; identify emerging curriculum and work with the children on short-term and long-term projects.
- Use observation skills to record children's behavior and maintain anecdotal records.
- Work directly with parents providing verbal updates and interpreting their children's behavior; may conduct conferences with families including initial developmental history intake, spring review and home visits.
- Work directly with researchers to facilitate faculty and undergraduate student research projects; help children to participate in relevant studies; help researchers develop rapport with the children.
- Demonstrate to undergraduate students the links between theory and actual classroom activity in support of the student's academic development.
- Design, produce and document program content and the children's work; write articles for school newsletters; present at parent seminars and early childhood conferences; provide tours for visitors.
- Proficiency in the teaching of young children.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
- Ability to work effectively with colleagues, parents, students, and faculty.
- Constantly twist/bend/stoop/squat;
- Frequently stand/walk, grasp lightly/fine manipulation, perform desk-based computer tasks, lift/carry/push/pull objects that weigh up to 40 pounds.
- Occasionally sit, kneel/crawl, reach/work above shoulders, grasp forcefully, use a telephone, writing by hand, sort/file paperwork or parts, scrub/sweep/mop/chop/mix.
- Requires good visual and auditory acuity.
- Work outdoors on a regular basis, occasionally in inclement weather. Includes caring for animals and plants.
- Work evenings and weekends.
- May be exposed to noise > 80dB TWA, bleach, vomit or blood.
- Freedom to grow. We offer career development programs, tuition reimbursement, or audit a course. Join a TedTalk, film screening, or listen to a renowned author or global leader speak.
- A caring culture. We provide superb retirement plans, generous time-off, and family care resources.
- A healthier you. Climb our rock wall, or choose from hundreds of health or fitness classes at our world-class exercise facilities. We also provide excellent health care benefits.
- Discovery and fun. Stroll through historic sculptures, trails, and museums.
- Enviable resources. Enjoy free commuter programs, ridesharing incentives, discounts and more
- Schedule: Full-time
- Job Code: 4191
- Employee Status: Fixed-Term
- Grade: G
- Requisition ID: 89861