By: Embudo LibraryPosted: January 8, 2015
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT-Early Literacy Story time Co-ordinator
The Embudo Valley Library is seeking an enthusiastic teacher to lead our weekly pre-K story time. Candidate will create a high quality early learning environment based on the principles of Every Child Ready to Read: Talking, Singing, Reading, Writing, and Playing, and STEM to READ: Counting, Measuring, Observing and testing predictions, and Building. The mission of the Embudo Valley Library and Community Center is to provide high quality educational opportunities and support for area residents of all ages.
4-6 hours a week, $12-$14 an hour, Bilingual/Spanish encouraged. The program serves children ages 0-5 and their parents or caregivers. The goal of the program is to create enthusiasm about learning, reading success, and school readiness of children ages 0-5, and to model literacy, inquiry, and exploration for parents and caregivers.
Responsibilities are: 1) Lead weekly story time incorporating books, number and letter recognition, music, crafts, movement, and STEM exploration. 2) Outreach to neighboring communities and Dixon/Embudo/Rinconada to involve a wide cross section of local pre- school age children and family members in the program. 3) Track weekly attendance and program sessions over the year. Prepare progress reports with photos as required.
Apply for this position by submitting a cover letter and resume by 5pm February 6, 2015 to:
Embudo Valley Library
PO Box 310
Dixon, NM 87527