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Assistant Teacher

Imagine Early Learning Centers
Date Posted: 03/31/2021
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Location: Upper East Side, New York
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Description:

  1. Imagine Early Learning Centers, ‚Äčan employee owned (ESOP) child care management company‚Äč, operates ten high quality, full day licensed and NAEYC accredited Early Childhood centers in the NY metro area for children 6 weeks to 5-years-old. With state of the art facilities, professional development opportunities for promotion, a teamwork approach to classroom and center management, and a creative and rewarding work environment, Imagine maintains a satisfied and talented teacher staff. At Imagine, we know children, as well as staff and families, thrive in a stimulating and nurturing environment. Staff, children and families alike are valued as individuals and as members of our diverse community.

Responsibilities:

  • Participating in planning and implementing developmentally appropriate curriculum

  • Effective communication with families and co-teachers

  • Ability to adhere to licensing and NAEYC guidelines

  • Effective written communication skills

  • Ability to meet physical requirements of position which include lifting children, pushing strollers/buggies, sitting on the floor and year-round daily outdoor activities.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of CDA or AA in Early Childhood, Elementary, Special Education or related field required (or in progress)

  • Previous experience teaching children in an Early Childhood program required

  • BA in Early Childhood, Elementary, Special Education or related field a plus

  • Previous experience with NAEYC standards and the accreditation process preferred