Early Childhood Preschool Teacher

Columbus Lakeview is a progressive C-1 public school district located just two miles north of Columbus. The district has outstanding students, dedicated staff, and excellent facilities.  Remodeling of facilities for the brand new Lakeview Preschool will begin in the Spring of 2020 and will be completed for the 2020-2021 school year!


Now hiring for the 2020-21 school year:

·      Early Childhood Preschool Teacher


Coaching/Sponsor positions are available, but not required for those interested.

Zone 4

Additional Information

The Preschool Teacher position is responsible for providing a safe and effective learning environment in a preschool classroom with children 3 to 5 years of age.  Teacher is responsible for planning and implementing instruction, and creating a safe educational environment. The role will include collaborating with Lakeview staff members, parents, community members, and other school professionals.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be at least 19 years of age
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education
  • Nebraska Early Childhood Teaching Certification



  • Knowledge and application of the Creative Curriculum and Teaching Strategies GOLD
  • Knowledge of NAEYC Accreditation Standards
  • Training on the Nebraska Early Learning Guidelines
  • Special Education Certification


General Work Expectations:

  • Tireless work ethic
  • Flexibility with assignments and schedule
  • Commitment to building and maintaining an excellent program


Compensation/Work Expectations:

  • Salary Placement Based on the Teacher Negotiated Agreement
  • 100% Fully Paid Family Blue Cross/Blue Shield EHA Health Insurance
  • 100% Fully Paid Single Dental Insurance
  • 12 Paid-Time Off Days Per Year
  • Professional Development Opportunities

Contact Information

Lakeview Community Schools
3744 83rd Street
Columbus, NE 68601

Aaron Plas
(p) (402) 564-8518

How to Apply

Qualified applicants should send a district application (www.lakeview.esu7.org), letter of interest, resume, a list of references and a copy of your current certificate to:

Dr. Aaron Plas, Superintendent

Lakeview Community Schools

3744 83rd Street, Columbus, NE 68601




Applications will be accepted until filled.

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