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Preschool Lead Teacher

NY Kids Club and NY Preschool
Date Posted: 06/24/2020
Salary / Wage: $30K - $55K
Location: Brooklyn, New York
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Description:

We are looking for passionate Lead Preschool Teachers to bring learning to life and drive our mission of instilling a life long love of learning. You will be responsible for implement our unique, creative, and original curriculum supporting the development of the whole child in our NY Preschool and Enrichment programs.

NY Kids Club is the premier children's enrichment center in New York. Our industry-renowned curriculum is cultivated by our creative, talented, forward-thinking teams. We set the standard for innovative, stimulating children's classes, preschool, day camps, birthday celebrations, and special events. NY Kids Club boasts a company culture that nurtures talent and promotes all high-performing team members on the basis of merit. We pride ourselves on an environment that calls for people who are fun-loving, have a great sense of humor, have pride in what they do and take their work seriously

Responsibilities:

As a Lead Preschool Teacher, you will:

  • Implement our unique, creative and original curriculum supporting students in their social, emotional, cognitive and physical growth
  • Assess each student?s abilities and progress throughout the school year
  • Be familiar with the National Association of the Education of Young Children and the Department of Health compliance and standards
  • Uphold the NY Kids Club pillars of customer services
  • Have a high level of enthusiasm and professionalism
  • Effectively communicate the day to day activities and development with parents and caregivers

Qualifications:

Desired Skills + Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (Early Childhood Education, Special Education or related field) required
  • In the process of gaining a Masters Degree (Early Childhood Education, Special Education or related field)
  • NYS Teaching Certificate in Early Childhood (birth-2) or (N-6) or in the process of obtaining certification
  • 2 years of Early Childhood teaching experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent observation and supervision skills

Application Instructions:

This position is for the Dumbo Location - 30 Pearl Street

Please submit an application HERE. We look forward to connecting with you!

Additional Information:

Benefits:

  • 10-month school year
  • Eligibility for health, dental, vision and life insurance, 401(k)
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • On-the-job training and ongoing professional development
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Summer Camp Teaching opportunities with additional compensation 
  • Reduced gym-cost membership
  • Access to preferred seating and special offers for top shows, attractions, theme parks, sporting events, movie tickets, hotels and much more through Plum Benefits
  • Commuter benefits through TransitChek
  • Company-wide events and team bonding activities
  • Energetic and collaborative team environment

Physical Demands: 

The physical demands described here are representative of those that are to be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; talk or hear and taste or smell. The employee is frequently required to walk. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch. The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

The statements in this job description are intended to describe the essential nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be ALL responsibilities or qualifications of the job.

NY Kids Club is an EEO Employer

The NY Kids Club complies with all requirements set forth by the Americans with Disabilities Act, City, State, and Federal law. If you require any accommodation in the completion of this application, please reach out to talent@nykidsclub.com