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Preschool Teacher

Mission YMCA
Full time
Competency level: 
Reports to: 
Site Coordinator
Salary range: 
$23.50 - $25/hour

Careers with a Cause

Imagine going to work knowing that what you do each day positively influences the lives of people and communities. As the nation's leading nonprofit organization committed to strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, the YMCA of San Francisco offers more than just a job--we offer you a career with a future and the chance to make a lasting difference in your community. At the Y, you can discover your passion and a lifelong career helping to solve some of the nation's most pressing social issues.

About the Job

The Preschool Teacher is part of a team which provides a safe, nurturing and educational environment for all children enrolled in our program at the Mission YMCA. The Preschool Teacher will actively participate and help plan all activities scheduled. The Preschool Teacher will supervise and support volunteers, and/or substitutes when need it. The Preschool Teacher is responsible for building and maintaining positive relationships with families being served at the Mission YMCA. The preschool Teacher must have a positive attitude and model appropriate behavior when dealing with children. The Preschool Teacher must obey and follow all regulations set forth by Community Care Licensing as well as instructions given by the Site Coordinator.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum 18 years old
  • Teacher Permit or higher plus 350+ days of 3+ hours per day within 4 years
  • Must be available Monday through Friday, 40 hours per week
  • Bilingual skills in Chinese or Spanish
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Works, EXCEL
  • Current YMCA approved CPR/FA certification
  • TB test and fingerprint clearance.  

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All employees working with the YMCA are considered to have supervisory or disciplinary action relationship over minors.  Job offers are conditional and contingent upon background clearance. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance and CA Fair Chance Act, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Everything you need to know about us

We offer the following benefits:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Comprehensive health benefits - medical and dental plans for full time employees
  • Retirement benefits – 12% employer contribution after completion of eligibility requirements
  • Employee Assistance Program for all employees
  • Commuter Benefits via pre-tax payroll deductions
  • Flexible Spending Account – Medical and Dependent Care on a pre-tax basis  
  • Use of YMCA of San Francisco Fitness facilities
  • Paid time off benefits for part time and full time employees upon completion of eligibility requirements
  • Training and staff development for all employees