Here at Sunshine we are more than a nursery and daycare center, we are an academy for early childhood learning. We want achievement-driven teachers with the ability to promote learning and responsibility, encourage creativity, and engage students in a positive way. We’ll want to know more about how you manage your classroom, engage students, and relate with parents, administration, and colleagues.
Make a difference; we invite you to join a team of employees that positively impacts students, families, and communities.
Requirements for Head Teacher:
• Master (preferred) or Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education
•NYS Certification in Early Childhood Education
•Experience working with children birth to 6 years
• Ability to create and implement a comprehensive curriculum (Creative Curriculum preferred) and lesson plans
The Head Teacher is responsible for the overall supervision and management of a safe, developmentally appropriate preschool classroom. You will be part of a team of professionals dedicated to the education of young children. As a team leader, the Head Teacher is responsible for curriculum implementation, parent involvement, and ensuring compliance with city and state regulatory agencies.
Requirements for Assistant Teacher:
Associate’s (AA or AS) degree in early childhood education; or Child Development Associate (CDA) certification and a study plan leading to Bachelor’s degree in early childhood education within 7 years; or
High school diploma or equivalent (GED); nine college credits in early childhood education or child development; two years experience caring for children
Additional requirements for both positions:
Must be a team player
Must be flexible, reliable, and punctual.
Must be creative
Must be self- motivated.
Must be finger printed by the Dept. of Investigation (DOI).
Must be able to provide three written references.
Must be able to keep a clean, neatly organized environment.
Willingness to maintain certification in infant/child CPR and first aid
Must know how to play piano and violin
Must have training in music education program
Must have experience working with children and implementing effective music instruction
Must be passionate about music and learning
The school is located at 576 Gates Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11221
Please e-mail or fax cover letter and resume.
For more information visit: www.sunshinedaycarenyc.com