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Job Description: Head Teacher

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, staff supervision and training, parent involvement, and ensuring compliance with city and state regulatory agencies.


  1.  BA degree in Education or related field, Early Childhood Education or Master’s degree preferred
  2.  Master Degree IN PROGRESS toward **NYS Teacher Certification Birth to 6 ***
  3. Working Experience with children Birth to 6 years

Additional Requirements

  • Must be a team player
  • Must be able to multi task.
  • Must be flexible, reliable, and punctual.
  • Must be creative, experience with music, drama, art or dance a big plus.
  • Must be friendly, lighthearted and self- motivated.
  • Must always be upbeat.
  • 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
To Apply: Please e-mail or fax cover letter and Resume to sunshine1@sunshinedaycarenyc.com or 718-452-0604.
For any additional questions call: 718-452-9740