Employment

Interested in joining our incredible Kigala Team? We are always interested in hearing from qualified personnel seeking employment. Please email your resume with cover letter and salary requirements to outreach@kigala.org.


Kigala Preschool [a Kids Garden of Languages] is a multilingual preschool in Santa Monica for children ages two to six. Students explore our inviting indoor and outdoor classroom learning environment, including art atelier workshop. Emergent curriculum is presented in a playful way, with exposure to immersion Spanish/German/English language, and a variety of world cultures.

All Kigala Staff and Teachers:

  • are passionate about the early education of children.
  • feel every child deserves to be treated with respect and empathy.
  • believe that social and emotional development are at the heart of a child’s overall early development.
  • have excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • plan curriculum accordingly, implement and document children’s development,
  • share Kigala’s belief in the tried and true method of “Learning a Living Language” through immersion, by “learning through play and fun” to retain each child’s original joy of learning. Children are given the opportunity to express themselves, become great listeners, flexible thinkers and more accepting of other languages and cultures.
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    Kigala Preschool welcomes candidates who are interested in joining our fun and energetic teaching team with a strong philosophy and focus on community

    CURRENT JOB OPENINGS:

    Bi-lingual Teacher (German-English)

    FULL TIME POSITION – IMMEDIATE START

    QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS:

  • Enthusiastic applicants with Early Childhood Education units (or credentials from other countries) as well as experience in an ECE setting are preferred (One year min.)
  • Must be Fluent in English and German
  • Strong communication skills with children, parents and co-workers.
  • Enjoys working with a teaching team.
  • Creates documentation with the teaching team and is computer savvy.
  • Must pass fingerprinting, TB testing, immunization and other state requirements.
  • Legal US residents to apply only. (We do NOT sponsor!)
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    Additional qualifications are a plus:

  • Infant – Toddler Units and experience
  • Knowledge of constructive theories and emergent curriculum planning.
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    Kigala Preschool offers a fun & international working environment with competitive pay rate, benefits, paid holidays, sick time, and vacation. Please email resume with cover letter and salary requirements to outreach@kigala.org. We look forward to hearing from you!


    Bi-lingual Teacher Assistant (German-English)

    FULL TIME POSITION – IMMEDIATE START

    QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS:

  • MUST be fluent in English and German.
  • Preferably some kind of experience in an ECE setting.
  • Strong communication skills with children, parents and co-workers.
  • Enjoys working with a teaching team.
  • Creates documentation with the teaching team and is computer savvy
  • Must pass fingerprinting, TB testing, immunization and other state requirements.
  • Legal US residents to apply only. (We do NOT sponsor!)
  •  
    Additional qualifications are a plus:

  • Equivalent credentials from other countries and ECE units in the US.
  • Infant – Toddler Units and experience
  • Knowledge of constructive theories and emergent curriculum planning.
     
    Kigala Preschool offers a fun & international working environment with competitive pay rate, benefits, paid holidays, sick time, and vacation. Please email resume with cover letter and salary requirements to outreach@kigala.org. We looking forward to hearing from you!


    EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES AT KIGALA

    Email your resume with cover letter and salary requirements to outreach@kigala.org.

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