Lead Teachers At Bet Shalom Yeladim Preschool

Job Title:

Lead Teacher

Organization Name:

Bet Shalom Yeladim Preschool

Job Type:


Salary Range:



Open until filled

Position Summary:

Bet Shalom Yeladim is looking for warm, nuturing, enthusiastic, and qualified Lead Teachers to join our staff for our 2022-2023 school year, which starts on Monday, August 29 for staff. We have job openings in various age groups, from infants to Pre-K. Each classroom will have two Lead Teachers to execute a successful environment collaboratively.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Establish a warm and inviting climate in the classroom
  • Plan, develop and implement daily lesson plans that include; best practices, developmentally appropriate practices, educational, enrichment and Judaic activities for children.
  • Plan and arrange classrooms into distinctive learning areas to promote an effective learning environment.
  • Screen and assess children to determine developmental/educational needs.
  • Develop and implement individual education plans to comply with specific program needs.
  • Monitor meal and snack periods, classroom activities, restroom activities and playground activities to ensure a safe environment for all children.
  • Document student progress.
  • Plan classroom activities for parent and community volunteers.
  • Attend and participates in workshops and other training meetings to acquire and disseminate information.
  • Communicate effectively with parents, staff, community and students to enhance community relationships.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as required by the Director.

Experience and Qualifications Requirements: 

  • Must qualify as a lead teacher according to the State of Minnesota licensing regulations of Rule 3.
  • At least two years of experience in an early childhood program in a developmentally appropriate environment.
  • A passion for working with young children and their families.
  • Ability to relate to a highly diverse environment and to be a team player.
  • Work independently and accept direction.
  • Flexible, good judgment, discretion, confidentiality, calm and positive attitude.
  • Anticipate and prevent problems.
  • Have the ability to engage and participate in all classroom activities (lifting up to 35 lbs, pushing up to 100 lbs., bending/kneeling/sitting at child level on the floor, diapering, assisting with nap time, etc.)

Additional Information


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Teachers are required to be fully vaccinated and masked. Masking policies may change. We follow the CDC and our own COVID team for quarantine procedures.

How to Apply

Please e-mail your resume to the Bet Shalom Yeladim Director, Dana Rogney, at [email protected].