Part Time

Preschool Assistant 2 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 part-time Assistant 2 Teacher for their Preschool in the Early Childhood Department.


Hours: Monday through Friday 2:30/3:00pm to 6:15pm/6:00 Friday

(Hours are subject to change)




Responsible for academic, social and emotional growth of children in class within school setting.  Creates a nurturing, safe environment of play for our afternoon programming.  Interacts with parents and relates information about child’s day in a positive manner.  Plans and carries out curriculum as set by the Lead Teachers and is aware and responsive to needs of the children, the families and the JCC.


RESPONSIBILITIES(principal duties)


2)     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. Creating safe, nurturing environment
  2. Motivation of children and enjoyment of program/play
  3. Daily parent- teacher interaction
  4. Keeps room physically attractive and in good order
  5. Attending staff meetings/professional development seminars
  6. Daily journal record keeping using Tadpoles
  7. Must be able to lift children up to 40 pounds several times per day
  8. Must be willing and able to diaper children and follow guidelines for diapering and teach the team
  9. Must be flexible to change classrooms if needed and asked by ECE admin team




Must be at least 17 years old with some understanding of Early Childhood development and some experience in working with young children.


A competitive rate of pay.

May be benefit eligible.


Interested applicants please email  EOE