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Early Childhood - Substitute Teacher

Jewish Community Center of Cleveland
Beachwood, OH
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Summary:   The Early Childhood  Substitute Teacher provides support for a preschool classroom of children and teachers. 


Expectations of Employees:

  • Support the Mission and Core Values of the Mandel JCC.
  • Ensure the highest quality of programs and services and process a working knowledge of agency programs and services
  • Represent the Agency and provide the highest quality of customer service. 
  • Adhere to all policies and practices provided in the employee handbook.
  • Attend appropriate staff meetings


Essential Functions:

  • Assists in providing developmentally appropriate curricular experiences for young children.
  • Responsible for assisting in setting up and cleaning up the classroom.
  • Ensures each child is never left alone.
  • Fulfill daily hourly schedule.
  • Change diapers on a rotating basis with other regular caregivers in the classroom. Assist children with toilet mastery (in a toddler classroom).
  • Fill in daily sheets for each child.
  • Serve lunch to children in the classroom. Clear table and sweep floor afterwards.
  • Bring cots into classroom and set them up for children’s rest time. Assist children who needs help and comforting to settle I for resting. 
  • Make sure room and outdoor play area is straightened, and the room is ready to be easily cleaned by the housekeeping staff. 
  • Completes other duties as assigned by supervisor.


Other Responsibilities:

  • Upholds the professional standards of his/her field and always acts in a manner that is consistent with the best interests of The J and will protect and enhance its reputation and standing in the community.
  • Adheres to The J’s code of ethics and avoids any real or perceived conflicts of interest.
  • Shows respect for co-workers and members and an understanding of and appreciation for the diversity of the Agency’s staff, members, and audiences. 
  • Aspires to excellence in all aspects of his/her work and serves as a model for others.
  • Maintains confidentiality.
  • Adheres to all Mandel JCC protocols, procedures, rules, and policies. 




  • Associates degree or relevant work experience
  • Desire to work with young children.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must be able to lift and/or move up to 30 lbs.
  • Willingness to learn and receive feedback. 


Jewish Community Center of Cleveland


Beachwood, OH
44122 USA



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