Early Childhood Educator

Rodef Shalom Congregation


Website Rodef Shalom Congregation

Rodef Shalom Congregation, a welcoming and inclusive liberal Jewish synagogue in Oakland/Shadyside, is seeking an early childhood educator for its preschool program. A center in operation for over two decades, we provide a warm, nurturing, developmentally appropriate environment for children 18 months to five years, where play is at the core of the curriculum. Small groups and low teacher/child ratios help build supportive relationships with children, families, and staff. A sense of community is highly valued.

The Rodef Shalom Family Center has an opening for a teacher to function as a floater who will be assigned to work in different classrooms with children between the ages of 2 and 5 years old.

The center operates every weekday morning and this position is a guaranteed 25 hours a week with a starting hourly pay rate of $15 an hour. Teachers are compensated for planning time and professional development.

Individuals interested in sub work are also encouraged to apply.

Applicants need not be Jewish, but must be comfortable working with diverse families. Candidates should have strong interpersonal and communication skills and a willingness to work as part of a team. Bachelor’s degree in child development, early childhood education or a related field and a minimum of two years of experience preferred. Proof of COVID vaccination is required.

To apply for this job email your details to human-resources@rodefshalom.org