Full Time

Preschool Assistant 1 Teacher

Katz Jewish Community Center (JCC) 1301 Springdale Road, Cherry Hill NJ

Jewish Community Center of Cherry Hill (JCC), an agency of Jewish Federation of Southern NJ, is seeking a full-time Assistant 1 Teacher for their Preschool in the Early Childhood Department.


Reports To: Head Teacher and ECE Directors                      

Hours 10 – 6:15 M- Th and 6 on Friday (with a 1-hour unpaid break)

(Hours subject to change)


SUMMARY OF POSITION: Assist Head Teacher in all areas of classroom's needs.  Creates a safe, nurturing environment. Interacts with parents in a positive manner.  Helps administer curriculum in classroom.  Attends seminars, meetings, etc. Is responsive to the needs of the JCC.





1)     It is essential that all staff participate in a variety of agency wide and interdepartmental activities. Staff should be knowledgeable about our agency and be able to respond appropriately with accurate information. 


  1. Helps administer curriculum
  2. Keeps room attractive and in good order
  3. Makes sure that lunch and snack needs are accommodated
  4. Interacts with parents in a positive manner
  5. Attends staff meetings/professional development seminars
  6. Interacts with children in a positive manner
  7. Motivates children and creates an enjoyable atmosphere
  8. Daily journal record keeping via Tadpoles
  9. Must be able to lift children up to 40 pounds several times per day.
  10. Works with committees within the ECE Department and is available for JCC special events                                                                                                                                       

committees and Teachers' Meetings.

  1. Must be flexible to move to another room if asked by the ECE admin team.



QUALIFICATIONS: Associate degree and/or experience with children within an Early Childhood Education experience


Please send your resume to Donna Snyder at donnasnyder@jfedsnj.org.  EOE