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Preschool Lead Teacher

Young Risers LLC
Date Posted: 11/04/2021
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Location: Brooklyn, New York
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  • Under the direction and supervision of the Educational Director, plan, implement and evaluate the curriculum in accordance with the purpose and philosophy of Young Risers Preschool Program.
  • Take part as ‘Acting Director’ in the absence of the Educational Director.
  • Set up and maintain an appropriate classroom environment (the third teacher) for younger children within the Reggio Approach
  • Attempt to meet the needs of each child.
  • Keep up-to-date developmental records of the children in the class.
  • Report to parents about the children's progress
  • Plan and lead two parent-teacher conferences during the school year.
  • Provide written guidelines for substitute teachers.
  • Give guidance and direction to teacher assistants and volunteers.
  • Be aware of and comply with all personnel policies and NYCDOHMH Article 47.
  • Attend staff meetings and functions of the Early Childhood Program.
  • Take part in professional growth activities.
  • Review and help carry out fire, tornado, and disaster drills.
  • Fill out accident forms as needed and deliver them to the Ed. Director and parents to be signed and filed.
  • Assist with sanitizing toys, cleaning of restrooms, tables, kitchen area, and the Preschool classroom area.
  • Assist with the breakdown and set-up of the school room when needed.
  • Supervise bathroom use and appropriate hand washing especially before consumption of food.


Bachelors Degree in Early Childhood Education, or Bachelors Degree with 12-15 credits of Early Childhood Courses and 1-2 years of classroom experience as a lead teacher. 

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