Position: Education Director
Department: Early Childhood Education
Reports to: Director of Early Childhood Education
Salary: $87,000 - $95,000
Location: On-site; 1828 Lexington Ave (113th St)
The Educational Director leads the center's development, implementation, and supervision of the program's curriculum. The Educational Director provides direct coaching & supervision to teaching teams as they plan classroom-learning activities, develop lesson plans, and implement instruction informed by children's interests while keeping the individual needs of children in mind. This position is responsible for promoting developmentally appropriate practices in the classrooms by teaching teams that advance children's social-emotional, cognitive, language, and physical development. This position is responsible for ensuring staffing of classrooms as outlined by regulations and contractual requirements.
Under the supervision of the Director of Early Childhood Education, this position provides daily guidance, coaching and support to teaching teams to ensure high quality practices that are sensitive to the needs of children and celebrate children and family's diversity, language, and culture. This position works closely with the Associate Director of Social Services to support family engagement and strong school-home connections that extends learning from the center to the children's home. This position ensures staff are professionally trained to meet the individual health and nutritional needs of children. This position is responsible for ensuring teaching teams receive all required training as per regulatory and contractual requirements.
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