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Assistant Teacher

Greenpoint Garden Playhouse
Date Posted: 12/31/2021
Salary / Wage: 40,000
Location: Brooklyn, New York
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We are currently looking to hire a nurturing, calm, joyful, collaborative, and enthusiastic full-time assistant teacher. We have a constructivist approach to pedagogy and implement emergent curriculum. We are looking for a teacher who views themself as a researcher and co-learner alongside children.

As a school, we focus on play, community, wonder, and the joy of nature. As a micro school, we have only 12 children of mixed ages (2-3) present daily, with a 4:1 student to teacher ratio. 


Knowledge of play-based learning and developmentally-appropriate practice are a must; background in the Reggio Emilia approach highly preferred.

Experience working with young children required.

Application Instructions:

Please reach out to Sarah Ficken, lead teacher, at

Additional Information:

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