Assistant Director of Primary in charge of Preschool
Lycée Francais de New York
January 31, 2018
NYC, New York
Full Time - Faculty
Early Childhood, Other
4 Year Degree
The Lycée Français seeks applicants for a position for the 2018-2019 school year as Assistant Director of Primary in Charge of Preschool. The ideal candidate will possess excellent content knowledge in early childhood education; enthusiasm for working with students, families and colleagues; flexibility and strong communication skills.
Requirements include: A baccalaureate degree in Early Childhood Education or related field of study and State Education Department teacher certification in early childhood education or equivalent certification and at least two years of experience as a group teacher in a program for children under six years of age.
Duties and Responsibilities:
The description below is intended to highlight various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific duties does not exclude them from the position.
Work with Director of Primary and Cycle 1 Head to ensure the implementation of curriculum across all grade levels
Participate in the hiring process and evaluation process of teachers and assistants
Attend meetings: (parents, teachers, school committees, external)
Day to Day Preschool Operations (scheduling, replacements, welcome, dismissal, presentations)
Perform other duties as assigned by supervisors
Ensures that all preschool teachers understand and adhere to the Lycée Mission Statement, its policies and procedures, as well as the laws and regulations of the Health Department of the City of New York and the French Ministry of Education.
LFNY is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a diverse staff and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals. The School can hire only those individuals who are lawfully authorized to work in the United States as of the date employment is to begin.
Lycée provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment.
Deadline to apply March 1, 2018
About Lycée Francais de New York
The Lycée Français de New York is a nursery through twelfth grade coeducational, bilingual, independent day school in Manhattan, serving 1,370 students. While the Lycée follows the curriculum of the French Ministry of National Education, students also receive a comprehensive education in the English language, including US history and culture. Children from 50 nations comprise the student body. 18% receive need-based financial aid.
Our staff forms the cornerstone of the remarkable education we provide. A diverse and growing team, employees of the Lycée Français de New York are dynamic, energetic, intelligent, team-oriented, hard-working and friendly. We look to employ people who exemplify the characteristics so important to us - including a love of education - and who seek challenging and rewarding careers.
To support and nurture our employees, we offer a competitive suite of benefits.