Favorite things about working at Building Blocks Preschool
“is having the freedom to follow the children’s interests as well as the nature-based aspect of the school. I also enjoy the close community that is fostered between the teachers and families of the school.” Ms. Jen
Favorite things about working at Building Blocks
“Spending so much time outdoors! Everything we do inside, we are able to adapt to the outdoor classroom. We love to build, create, explore, and grow outside!” Ms. Megan
What motivates you to wake up and go to work?
“No two days are ever the same. Interests change, and having the freedom to adapt our classroom learning to those interests makes each day exciting and fun.” Ms. Megan
We are a private, family-owned, and operated school with a long-standing excellent reputation within the community. Our staff is motivated and passionate about children and teaching, supportive of one another, and lots of fun. Building Blocks Preschool tends to harbor lifelong friendships within the close-knit staff.
Our team of educators and staff are dedicated to educating and inspiring learners to become confident, creative, and responsible individuals engaged in the community through an innovative Reggio Inspired program that combines hands-on learning excellence with social and emotional development to foster a lifelong passion for learning.
We are looking for passionate, creative, and inspired Early Educators to join our educational community in a space we have developed in support of the whole child. We are nature-based, inquiry-based curriculum, and child-led. You have the opportunity to join an established school that can provide structure, inspired learning while adding your unique personality and perspective growth and development of our community.
Building Blocks School was founded in 2004 as a Nature-based, Reggio Emilia inspired early childhood education program and has become a distinguished early childhood preschool in Highland, MI. With the ever-increasing demand for Building Blocks’ unique style of Early Childhood Education and the school’s growth, we continue to hire early childhood educators.
Now Hiring Nature Lead Teacher. Full time, Monday through Friday 8:30-5:30 pm. Are you a professional looking to work in a unique learning environment, teacher guide at Building Blocks is a wonderful opportunity to work alongside a passionate nature-based professional teaching team. Must have a minimum of an AA in ECE/ Bachelor is a plus with four years of experience working in an early childhood center and live within 30 minutes of the school.
Now Hiring Nature Assistant Teacher. Full time, Monday through Friday 1:30-5:30 pm. Whether you are a student thinking about a career in education or a professional looking to work in a unique learning environment, assisting at Building Blocks is a wonderful opportunity to work alongside a passionate nature-based professional teaching team. Must have a minimum of two years of experience working in an early childhood center and live within 30 minutes of the school.
Now Hiring Nature Preschool Substitute Teacher. This sub position offers an exciting opportunity to work with professional and fun staff in an exciting atmosphere. Must have 3-5 years of experience working in an early childhood center. On-call opportunities throughout the year.
Building Blocks selectively recruits from around the community to maintain a strong and high-class faculty and staff. It features a low student/teacher ratio, and the school invests in significant ongoing training, coaching, and development for its teachers to continuously enhance the learning experience for its students. Thank you for your interest in exploring a career at Building Blocks School. We look forward to talking to you about this opportunity.
Building Blocks School is an equal opportunity employer. Please send resumes and letters of interest to hiring@BuildingBlocksSchool.com.