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Seeking a VPK and 3s Teacher for Nature-based Preschool

Founded in 1974, the Children’s Education Center of the Islands located on Sanibel Island is seeking a compassionate VPK teacher and 3s teacher to assist in our growth as a nature-based school. This is a part-time position with the opportunity to become full-time. We are most interested in those individuals who endeavor to bring the joy and wonder of the natural world to the minds of children and who wish to build foundations of life-long nature connection.

Qualifications Include:

-Minimum 2 years teaching

-Bachelor Degree preferred

-You must be energetic, upbeat, positive and display a "can-do" attitude

-Ability and desire to teach and manage children in a classroom setting

-Experience in planning, writing and teaching lesson plans


 Would already have or be willing to obtain:

-Level II Background Screen and local background check State of Florida required 45 hours of introductory training, CPR & First Aid

-Staff Credential or other equivalent credential

-Knowledge or background in the environmental sciences or environmental education is desired

Tolls included.

Please email a detailed resume, a brief introductory paragraph (or book length memoir) and three references (that you haven’t burned bridges with and, preferably, actually exist) with your application to!