Kaplan Nursery School of Sutton Place Synagogue (located in midtown east) due to expansion is hiring associate/assistant teachers in our threes program, and a floater teacher for the school. Kaplan Nursery School is a play based early childhood program. Our goal is to create an early learning community where a young child’s social and emotional growth and intellectual development can flourish. Our curriculum reflects the developmental level and needs of each age group and values the uniqueness of each child.
Assistant/ Associate teachers participate in all aspects of classroom and and are given opportunities for development. Assistant/ Associate Teachers are mentored by Head Teachers and Director. This is an ideal position for a recent graduate or a graduate student. Career changers are also welcome to apply, but previous experience with early childhood is preferred.
Floater position assists in all classrooms, and provides coverage where needed. This position is great for someone interested in going back to school, or making a career change, as it allows you to learn different ages and stages of children (2-5 years) as well as different teaching styles.
Position is full day from a benefits perspective, but the hours are 8:30-1, and two fridays a month till 2:00. Applicant must have a desire to learn and grow in the field. Mentoring is provided. If interested in applying please send resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org
Applicants are required to have a BA/BS in Early Childhood Education, or a related field. This is an ideal position for a recent college graduate or a graduate student doing fieldwork. Career changers welcome to apply, but previous classroom experience/ preschool experience essential.
Judaic background is not required.
Additional Salary Information: Position is 8:30-1:00 Monday-Friday, and till 2:00 on Friday (twice a month). While position is part time - from a benefits perspective it is considered full time. Health Insurance is included the first year, and dental insurance in the second year.