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Director of Childcare

Description: • Large NYC nonprofit that operates large residential facilities seeks an organized, hands-on, energetic individual to manage a day care center in an 88-unit buildings that houses families with children in the Longwood/Hunts Point sections of the Bronx. Qualified candidates will have experience working with high-needs families and young children, and be able to thoughtfully and creatively address the needs of the children and families we serve. • This position is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic child care and education professional to develop a high-quality program that meets the needs of a high-risk, vulnerable population. • Supervise staff in daily operations of the center and in classroom activities. • Coordinate recruiting and enrollment efforts and monitor attendance. • Collaborate with staff on curriculum development and daily lesson planning. • Cooperate with administration and other department directors regarding child and family progress and needs. • Coordinate with administration for staff training and development. • Supervise and further develop progress assessments. • Provide reports to agency administrators and program funders as needed.

Salary Unknown
Type of Opportunity Full Time
Location Bronx, NY
Field of Study Early Childhood Education
Degree Wanted BA/BS
Special Skills & Requirements • BA/BS in early childhood education or related field of study. • NYS teaching certification or pending certification one of the following: Early Childhood (Birth - Grade 2) or Nursery, Kindergarten and Grades 1-6 (N-6) or Prekindergarten - Grade 6 (P-6); or Students with Disabilities (Birth - Grade 2). • Master's a plus. • At least two years of experience as a group teacher in a program for children under six years of age. • Demonstrated supervisory experience. • Ability to effectively lead a team and coordinate with other department directors as needed. • Enthusiasm and a positive, strengths-based approach to program management and development.
Company Name Homes for the Homeless
Contact: Cindy Folson
Address: 50 Cooper Square, 4th Floor; New York, NY 10003
Email: employment@hfhnyc.org
Phone: 212-529-5252
Website: www.hfhnyc.org
About the Company: Family homelessness is first and foremost a poverty issue that disproportionately affects children. Building upon the immediate need for providing basic shelter, Homes for the Homeless has enriched our services to provide wraparound support through community and other collaborations to ensure families are empowered and provided opportunities to achieve well-being and self-sufficiency.
How To Apply: Please email your resume to employment@hfhnyc.org. Indicate “Director of Childcare” in the subject line of email.
Expiration Date:
(YYYY-MM-DD)
2017-08-11

 

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