RECE Full Time position**
Full-time starting September 30, 2019
Pay rate: $18-$20/hr
Opportunities for professional development
Hundred Acre Wood Forest Preschool is launching in 2019 and we are ready to add to our team! If you are an RECE who is passionate about nature-based learning, and you love taking little ones outside All THE TIME, then read on!
We are a licensed non-profit preschool centre in Heathcote ON. We have a capacity of 5 toddlers (one class) and 16 preschoolers (2 classes). We are situated on 100 acres of meadow and forested land, with an indoor facility that reflects our outdoor learning philosophy.
The RECE will be the full time educator in the toddler or preschool classroom delivering a program that is play-based, nature-based, inquiry-based and meets the requirements of the regulatory bodies overseeing Early Years Childhood Education in Ontario. As part of the Hundred Acre Wood team the RECE will have the opportunity to shape and create both the indoor and outdoor learning environments.
**This position is conditional upon the centre receiving a Ministry of Education license and a minimum number of registrants by opening day.
Please email cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org by Tuesday June 25, 2019. Interviews starting July 9, 2019.
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About Forest Schools & Nature Schools
Forest school teacher training
Organizations & Resources
* Take Me Outside http://takemeoutside.ca/
* Child and Nature Alliance http://www.childnature.ca
* Nature Child Reunion http://naturechildreunion.ca
* Outdoor & Environmental Education - orgs, schools, links, resources
Outdoor Education: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Outdoor_education
Enviro Ed: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Environmental_education
Council of Outdoor Educators of Ontario (COEO) http://www.coeo.org/
Orgs., schools & links: http://www.planetfriendly.net/learn.html#ee
* Green & Eco-friendly Kid's Books
* Last Child in the Woods
Richard Louv http://richardlouv.com/
* Nature Deficit Disorder - "a range of current child health issues arising from a lifestyle
that focuses on screen time rather than outdoor exploration"
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Jun 5 2019 ID: 53765