• THE FUTURE OF THE WORLD IS IN OUR CLASSROOMS

    INSTRUCT. ENCOURAGE. PRAISE. INFLUENCE. SHARE. GUIDE. INSPIRE

  • Our vision

    "The best thing about being a Teacher is that IT MATTERS. The hardest thing bout being a Teacher is that IT MATTERS EVERY DAY."
     

    We are committed to supporting and nurturing our employee's natural desire to fulfill a career in Early Childhood Education. We aim to offer a safe work environment with a welcoming atmosphere. At Penrose Academy everyone is known and valued. We strive to consciously create ideal working conditions of respect and inclusion, while supporting ethnic, racial, religious and socio-economic diversity among all. We set high expectations for all of our teachers and supportive staff, and in return we motivate and guide our employees to become their very best.

    Who you are as a Teacher is MORE important than what you teach!

    READY FOR A REWARDING CAREER? JOIN OUR COMMUNITY TODAY!

    Teachers, are the most responsible and most important members of society. The professional efforts of a Teacher affects the fate of the the World! Our mission at Penrose Academy is to build a community of Teachers that can temporarily/ permanently support our school's mission to help children grow, develop, and learn. Our goal is for every student of Penrose Academy to be in the presence of the most brightest, emerging childcare professionals, that have the ability to awaken inspiration in the students we serve.

    The influence of a good teacher can never be erased!

    OUR TEACHERS ARE A BIG DEAL!

    Teaching is the greatest act of optimism and Penrose Academy appreciates all that our Teachers do. Acknowledging the heart work of our teachers and staff, reminds us daily that the real heroes don't wear capes, they teach! At Penrose Academy we do our very best to reward our Teachers and highlight the difference they truly make in the students lives we serve each day. At Penrose Academy, we offer competitive wages, schedule flexibility, tuition assistance, professional development, training, bonuses, & more, but most importantly, we offer you the ability to use your superhuman powers to make a positive difference in a child's life everyday.

  • JOIN OUR COMMUNITY OF EDUCATORS & ADMINISTRATORS

    "Every child deserves a champion: an adult who will never give up on them, who understands the power of connection and insists they become the best they can possibly be." - Rita Pierson, Educator

    LEAD TEACHER - FULL/PART-TIME OPENINGS

    • Participate in all aspects of a school's program and work closely with Assistant Teachers to ensure the safety and well-being of all students.
    • Model and support consistent expectations for behavior and procedures for conflict resolution.
    • Supervise and train assistant teachers and update them on all matters concerning the classroom and curriculum. 
    • Develop weekly lesson plans with Assistant Teachers' input to nurture and stimulate students' development.
    • Use creative approaches that engage children, appeal to multiple intelligences, and acknowledge individual learning differences.
    • Communicate and collaborates regularly with parents/ guardians, in person and using a variety of media platforms. 
    • Lead parent-teacher conferences, write conference reports, and compile examples of children's work.
    • Participate in staff meetings and professional development opportunities. 

    TEACHER ASSISTANT - FULL/ PART-TIME OPENINGS

    • Supervise children from infancy to pre-k in all settings; classroom, playground, bathroom, field trips, etc. 
    • Work closely with the Lead Teachers to ensure the safety and well-being of all students. 
    • Support the academic, social-emotional growth, and development of all students in your care. 
    • Support program goals and contribute to the implementation of daily indoor and outdoor activities.
    • Develop trusting relationships with the children and their parents/guardians. 

  • Requirements for Hire

    To be considered for employment within Early Childhood Education,

    applicants must complete the Pennsylvania mandated requirements below.

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    3000 Island Ave. Philadelphia, PA 19153
    Mon. - Fri. (6am - 6pm)
    215.853.8540