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Head Teacher - Early Childhood Special Education

The Jewish Board of Family and Children's Services, Inc.
Date Posted: 10/05/2021
Salary / Wage: $60,000
Location: New York, New York
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The Henry and Louise Loeb Therapeutic Nursery School, which is part of the Harlem Child Development Center (HCDC), is for children 3 to 5 years of age presenting with developmental delays, communication problems, social/emotional/behavioral difficulties, or attention and learning deficits. A highly structured small group classroom (8:1:2) helps them build self-esteem, develop relationships, and become effective learners. Individualized mandated therapies, including speech and language, occupational, physical, play, and music, are provided. An interdisciplinary team approach, inclusive of the family, promotes best practices for understanding the child’s challenges and strengths

The Head Teacher is responsible for all aspects of the management, care and overall treatment of a group of preschool children who present with a variety of developmental delays and variations, in a classroom setting.


The Jewish Board is currently looking for talented Head Teachers of all cultures, religions, races, and gender expressions with the following qualifications:
  • Master’s degree in Special Education and New York State Certification is required.
  • Experience in early childhood and special education settings is required.
  • Internship Certification will be considered for qualified candidates.

Application Instructions:

If you are interested in the position, please apply directly on our website using the following link: 

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