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Early Childhood Educator - Infants, Toddlers, Preschool

Vivvi
Date Posted: 06/03/2022
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Location: New York City, New York
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Description:

You will work alongside world-class educators to implement an inquiry-based curriculum guided by children’s developmental needs and interests. In our brand new, state-of-the-art classrooms, you will dream up rich, thematic units that foster children’s curiosity and help them achieve key individual and age-appropriate milestones. You will be supported every step of the way by caring colleagues and knowledgeable school leaders who are committed to your growth and happiness.

If you truly enjoy and appreciate working with young learners, see every child as infinitely capable, and believe every family deserves access to world-class child care that meets their needs, join us! 

Benefits:

  • Full-time, salaried role
  • Investment in your growth and skill development as an educator
  • Being a part of a wide network of educators who embody the same educational spirit and mindset
  • Competitive pay, including stock options
  • Comprehensive benefits package (medical, dental, vision, etc.)
  • Paid time off

Start date is ASAP.
 

Campus locations: World Trade Center, Hudson Yards, Tribeca & more opening this year!
 

To be considered, applicants must be based or willing to relocate to NY. Candidates must also be legally authorized to work in the US or possess independent work authorization.

Responsibilities:

Responsibilities

  • Lead/support planning and implementation of activities and curriculum tailored towards children’s developmental growth
  • Engage with children in age-appropriate ways using enriching, positive language, loving care, and interactive play
  • Ensure children’s health and safety at all times through close supervision and adherence to a robust set of daily protocols
  • Proactively communicate with parents regarding their children’s development and growth

Qualifications:

Infant/Toddler Teacher Qualifications: (6 weeks to 2 years old)

  • An Associate’s Degree and/or Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education or a similar field with New York State Early Childhood Initial or Permanent Certification
  • At least two years working with young children
  • Ability to support creation of high quality educational content
  • Ability to create trusting relationships with children, families and other colleagues
  • Strong communication and writing skills
  • CPR and First Aid certification or willingness to obtain

Preschool Teacher Qualifications: (2 years old to 5 years old)

  • A Master's Degree in early childhood or child development with New York State Initial or Permanent Early Childhood Certification in N-6 or B-2 or
  • A Bachelor's Degree in early childhood education or related field with New York State Early Childhood Initial or Permanent Certification or in a work study program or
  • A college degree in an appropriate human service area or education field (i.e.: psychology, special education, social work) including some courses in child development with willingness to obtain initial Early Childhood Certification
  • At least two years working with young children
  • Ability to support creation of high quality educational content
  • Ability to create trusting relationships with children, families and other colleagues
  • Strong communication and writing skills
  • CPR and First Aid certification or willingness to obtain

Application Instructions:

Additional Information:

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion or religious creed, mental or physical disability, medical condition, genetic information, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital status, military or veteran status, or other characteristics protected by state or federal law or local ordinance. 

Initial thoughts or questions? Reach out to us at careers@vivvi.co. If you want to know about more of our opportunities, please visit our website here!

We look forward to receiving your application!


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