Jewish Job: Sabes JCC Early Childhood Center Toddler Teacher

Job Title:

Early Childhood Center Toddler Teacher

Organization Name:

Sabes JCC Early Childhood Center

Job Type:



Open Until Filled

Job Summary/Description:

The Early Childhood Center (ECC) Toddler Classroom Teacher reports to the Age Group Coordinator for the Toddler Program. The teacher will plan and execute appropriate activities; observe and evaluate children’s development; and will works collaboratively as part of the toddler team. The Early Childhood Center Toddler Teacher is responsible for the safety of the children and providing energetic, respectful, warm care.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

The Sabes JCC Early Childhood Center is seeking a warm, gentle, and flexible toddler teacher who has experience caring for children ages 16-24 months. Toddler teachers have the opportunity to support children to develop independence, build vocabulary, and develop a healthy sense of self and safety within a strong community of loving caregivers.


  • Health and Fitness Center Family Membership (Group fitness classes, indoor and outdoor pool, sauna, indoor running track, indoor/outdoor sport court)
  • Reciprocity with St. Paul JCC – enjoy two fitness centers!
  • Dental Insurance
  • Health Insurance
  • Retirement Plan
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Time Off
  • Childcare discount
  • Bereavement Leave
  • Monthly Staff Appreciation/Birthday lunch celebrations
  • Numerous Staff Development opportunities throughout the year

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide high-quality care to our children and families in a manner which reflects the mission and values of the Sabes JCC ECC.
  • Challenge each child to reach their potential, and guide their activities academically, spiritually, emotionally, and physically.
  • Meet the daily needs of the children through caregiving activities such as diapering, meals, and napping.
  • Assist in the room maintenance to keep the classroom and center a safe, clean, and loving environment.
  • Rotate classroom materials regularly based on the observed interests of the children, ECC monthly Jewish theme, and developmental stage.
  • Foster relationships with toddler families through daily communication regarding activity, growth, and development.

Experience and Qualification Requirements:

  • College degree or minimum number credits in Early Childhood Education or an ECE related field, or a CDA, in addition to 2 years of experience working with young children in a supervised setting.
  • Have exceptional organizational and time management skills.
  • Have an even, calm, and positive attitude and demeanor.
  • Have an understanding of Positive Discipline and knowledge of how to implement this philosophy into the toddler classroom.
  • Being Jewish is not required but can be a benefit.

Additional Information:

Competitive salary based on education and experience

How To Apply:

Please send your resume and cover letter to [email protected]