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Early Childhood Head Teacher for Play-Based Preschool

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Kids' Canvas
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Brooklyn, NY

Kids’ Canvas is a play-, arts-, and nature-focused preschool for children 2-4 years old. Our curriculum includes outdoor play in combination with the arts. We use an emergent curriculum inspired by Reggio Emilia. We are not strict in any one philosophy but rather take the lead of the children present and give freedom for them to explore their physical and imaginative worlds. We spend time outside at the park every day, in all weather.


Our school is made up of two classrooms. It is an intimate setting in a close-knit neighborhood in Bushwick, Brooklyn. We are searching for a creative and dynamic NYS certified teacher to join our team. The position would ideally start in the summer, part-time, and continue as a full time position in the fall.


Applicant must meet the following criteria:

• NYS certification or on an approved work-study program

• Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education

• Minimum two years experience as a teacher for children under six years old

• Familiarity with NYC daycare regulations


Job duties include but not restricted to:

• Teaching

• Communicating and keeping a good rapport with parents and teachers alike


The position starts in Feb 2021. We have approximately 28 paid days off during the school year Sep-Jun.

Kids’ Canvas is a play-, arts-, and nature-focused preschool for children 2-4 years old. Our curriculum includes outdoor play in combination with the arts. We use an emergent curriculum inspired by Reggio Emilia. We are not strict in any one…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • Other Education Requirement
  • Professional

Benefits

Health insurance; paid vacations

Health insurance; paid vacations

Location

1433 Dekalb Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11237

How to Apply

Please submit resume and cover letter via email.

Please submit resume and cover letter via email.

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