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Early Childhood Education Teacher

CLASSIFICATION: FULL-TIME EMPLOYEE

VACANCIES: ONGOING POSITIONS

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Stillwell Avenue Preparatory Schools, located in Bensonhurst, NY, are currently looking for qualified Teaching staff to fill the role of Early Childhood Education Teacher.

JOB PURPOSE
The Teaching Staff is primarily responsible for the “moment-by- moment” care and education of the student, the implementation of the curriculum, the general evaluation of each child’s progress, and for teacher/parent communication.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Stimulates emotional, intellectual, and social growth of students by developing and directing educational programs and activities tailored to assigned class; supervising day care.
  • Provides safe environment by maintaining orderly, clean, and appealing facilities; eliminating or removing known safety hazards; following and enforcing standards and procedures; complying with legal recommendations.
  • Ensures the safety and supervision of students at all times.
  • Encourages students' participation by providing interactive activities.
  • Informs staff and parents of curriculum by preparing and submitting lesson plans; posting schedules and curriculum outlines.
  • Keeps parents informed by posting parent information in the classroom; maintaining and sharing records of child's progress and behavior.
  • Encourages development of student self-control by utilizing classroom management and modeling techniques.
  • Improves educational quality results by studying, evaluating, and re-designing processes; implementing changes.
  • Enhances pre-school center reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.


QUALIFICATIONS

  • Associate Degree in Early Childhood Education or,
  • Study Plan in Early Childhood Education or related major towards Bachelor Degree


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 2+ years’ experience in Early Childhood
  • Must be flexible to work between the hours of 7am to 6:30pm (Mon-Fri)
  • DOI or DOE Fingerprinting
  • CPR
  • Child Abuse and Violence Prevention Certification


APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Please forward all resumes, cover letters and recommendations to resumes@stillwellprepschool.com



Pre-K For All Assistant Teacher

CLASSIFICATION: FULL-TIME EMPLOYEE

SCHEDULE OF HOURS: 8AM TO 4PM

VACANCIES: ONGOING POSITIONS

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Stillwell Avenue Preparatory Schools, located in Bensonhurst, NY, are currently looking for qualified Teaching staff to fill the role of PreK For All Assistant Teacher.

JOB PURPOSE
The Teaching Staff is primarily responsible for the “moment-by- moment” care and education of the student, the implementation of the curriculum, the general evaluation of each child’s progress, and for teacher/parent communication.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assist with facilitating the learning of pre-kindergarten students through center-driven play.
  • Assist PreK For All Teacher with parent engagement activities such as parent-teacher conferences, orientation, end-of year transitions, etc.
  • Attend regularly scheduled staff meetings, organizational functions, professional development workshops, etc.
  • Relay student information to parents on a consistent basis or as needed.
  • Assist with collecting student data, providing the PreK For All Teacher with relevant information to be used in the assessment of each student.
  • Meet with PreK For All Teacher one hour daily to prep for the instructional facilitation of the students’ learning.
  • Assist with the preparation of newsletters on a monthly basis to be sent home, affording parents the opportunity to be made aware of their children’s engagement in school.
  • Elicit input from the teacher aide to complete progress reports, written observations, etc.


QUALIFICATIONS

  • ATAS Certified
  • Minimum 1 year experience working in Early Childhood
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Internet
  • Proficient oral & written communication in English


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • CPR and First Aid Certification
  • Certification in Child Abuse
  • Certification in Infectious Disease
  • DOI or DOE Fingerprinting
  • CPR
  • Bilingual (Chinese and English) – preferred but not required


APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Please forward all resumes, cover letters and recommendations to resumes@stillwellprepschool.com



Early Childhood Education Director

CLASSIFICATION: FULL-TIME EMPLOYEE

VACANCIES: 1 OPEN POSITION

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Stillwell Avenue Preparatory Schools, located in Bensonhurst, NY, are currently looking for qualified Teaching staff to fill the role of Education Director.

JOB PURPOSE
The Teaching Staff is primarily responsible for the “moment-by- moment” care and education of the student, the implementation of the curriculum, the general evaluation of each child’s progress, and for teacher/parent communication.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Coordinate teaching staff of 10 persons
  • Ensures staff development by coordinating professional learning for staff on a weekly basis
  • Maintains the safety and supervision of students at all times through daily classroom walkthroughs and attendance verifications and conducting monthly fire drills
  • Encourages students' participation by suggesting and providing teachers with interactive and engaging activities
  • Informs staff and parents of curriculum by assisting teachers with preparation and submission of lesson plans; posting schedules and curriculum outlines.
  • Keeps parents informed by posting parent information in the classroom; maintaining and sharing records of child's progress and behavior
  • Encourages development of student self-control by utilizing classroom management and modeling techniques
  • Improves educational quality results by studying, evaluating, and re-designing processes; implementing changes
  • Enhances pre-school center reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments


QUALIFICATIONS

  • Master's Degree in Early Childhood Education
  • 2+ years’ experience in Early Childhood
  • Initial (Professional preferred) New York City Certification
  • Proficient oral & written communication in English
  • DOI and DOE Fingerprinting
  • CPR & First Aid Certification
  • Child Abuse and Violence Prevention Certification
  • Must be flexible to work between the hours of 7am to 6:30pm (Mon-Fri)


APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Please forward all resumes, cover letters and recommendations to resumes@stillwellprepschool.com