Certified Child Care / Preschool – Group Teacher

Job Type

Full Time


Details: Competitive salary in accordance with qualifications and experience



Start Date


Application Deadline



1794 First Avenue
New York
New York
United States


SCAN New York – LaGuardia Nursery is accepting candidates for Group Teachers.


SCAN NY LaGuardia Nursery is a 60 child facility, located in East Harlem, serving children and families from all five boroughs of New York City. 


Three classrooms range in age from 2.0 to Pre-Kindergarten, offering FREE UPK for families that qualify through the NYC Administration for Children’s Services.


LaGuardia Nursery is year-round facility with daily hours of operation from 8:00am to 5:45pm.


The Group Teacher is responsible for one Early Learn Day Care Classroom.


This position reports to the Educational Director of the program.




Founded in 1977, SCAN New York is non-profit youth and family service organization that provides a variety of integrated supports to the highest risk children and families of East Harlem and the South Bronx. Reaching over 7,000 children and 1,000 families annually via 23 program sites, SCAN is the largest youth service provider in East Harlem and the South Bronx. With programs as diverse as substance abuse treatment, violence prevention, literacy programs, LGBTQ support, after-school activities and events, employment skills training, and youth leadership development, SCAN’s family-focused approach builds on individual and group strengths.




Master’s Degree in Early Childhood Education


NYS Teacher Certification in Early Childhood preferred or


Bachelor’s Degree in Education


Three of more years of experience working with an ACS (Administration for Children’s Services) funded early childhood program


Knowledge of Child Care/Early Learn policies and procedures


Excellent written and oral communication and interpersonal skills


Ability to coach, inspire and collaborate with parents and staff


Ability to develop lesson plans


Must meet standards for licensing requirements





Competitive salary in accordance with qualifications and experience


Excellent fringe benefits


Excellent fringe benefits

Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply


Please send a cover letter and resume to eisman@scanny.org.