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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.

Current Opportunity:

Head Teacher

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.

Assistant Teacher

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

Music Teacher


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.
Fax: 718-452-0604

Email: sunshinenyc23@gmail.com
For more information visit: www.sunshinedaycarenyc.com