Current Openings

Teacher

Responsibilities

  • Maintain a safe and nurturing classroom environment.

  • Develop and implement weekly lesson plans that are consistent with the Creative Curriculum and that are developmentally appropriate for each child.

  • Evaluate the progress and assessment of the children on an ongoing basis and implement the necessary modifications.

  • Ensure that all required documentation is completed and compliant with the standards set by Creative Curriculum and the Standards of the program.

  • Create programs to the needs of individual child’s pace of learning, talent and special needs.

  • Must be well informed, sensitive towards child’s and parents needs.

Requirements

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education with an approved study plan.

  • NYS Certification for Early Childhood Education (Birth to Grade 2).

  • At least 2 years of work experience in day care.

  • Competitive wages based on experience and education.

  • Benefits and bonuses included for full time employees.

Teacher Assistant

Responsibilities

  • Assist teachers with differentiation in the classroom.

  • Support with assessment of students as proctors as well as monitors of exams, including the administration of testing accommodations.

  • Provide a range of instructional, management, and assessment strategies to meet the different needs of students.

  • Assist with non-instructional supervision of students, such as arrival/dismissal, hallway monitoring, substitute teaching, lunch and playground duty, or supervision of extracurricular activities.

  • Assist in moving students to proper locations during fire drills, sports and art programs.

  • Keep accurate and organized records of student information.

  • Excellent organization and communication skills.

  • Sensitive to individual child needs as well as their families.

Requirements

  • Have a Child Development Associate (CDA) Credentials or be enrolled in a CDA credential program.

  • Associates or Baccalaureate Degree.

  • Be enrolled in an Associate or Baccalaureate Degree in Early Childhood Education or related educational program.

  • Experience must include previous employment in a child day care setting.