Recreation Leader – Pre-School

Recreation Leader – Pre-School
Organization City of Portland
Location Portland, Oregon
Job Type Full Time
Application Deadline Oct 3, 2022

Portland Parks and Recreation is recruiting for Recreation Leader – Preschool in the Recreation Division! 
 
PP&R values a diverse workforce and seeks ways to promote equity and inclusion within the organization and with the public.  PP&R encourages applications from candidates with experience and ability working with a broad range of individuals and communities with diverse racial, ethnic and socio-economic backgrounds.  Although not required, PP&R encourages candidates that can speak another language fluently to include that information in their resumé.   Bilingual/bi-cultural candidates are encouraged to apply. 
 
PP&R operates nine (9) Community Centers that serve and engage the public within the Portland area, each which operates an Educational Preschool Program within their site. Curriculum includes general educational preschool and pre-k curriculum as well as curriculum with a specialized focus such as Global Adventures and Sprout Academy. 
 
About this position:   
Recreation Leader – Preschool positions are responsible for functioning as an on-site teacher by developing and implementing early childhood education programs for children ages 3-5 years old including preschool, and/or pre-kindergarten curriculum and programs. 
 
Recreation Leader – Preschool Specialties work with families and children from a variety of socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds and requires clearly and effectively communicating early childhood development, curriculum, and classroom schedules and routines across cultures and in a way young children understand. Employees filling these positions are required to work during non-school days and the summer months in our day camp programs and may be required to work afternoons, evenings, designated holidays, and/or weekends. 

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