Asst Teacher; 5431-208-N

5902 6th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11220, USA Req #2055
Thursday, May 5, 2022

For over 117 years, Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens has been providing quality social services to the neighborhoods of Brooklyn and Queens, and currently offers 160-plus programs and services for children, youth, adults, seniors, and those struggling with mental illness 
 

Our Early Childhood Development Centers provide education, health, nutrition, and parent-community involvement services to children from low-income families. Through the Montessori approach, the center ensures children are ready for school by providing a variety of developmentally appropriate activities that promote cognitive, social, emotional and physical development. Our Early Head Start Centers are open to children age 6 weeks old to 3 years old. Additionally, our Head Start Programs are open to children age 3 years old to 5 years old.


STATEMENT OF THE JOB 

The Assistant Teacher will assist the Teacher to plan and execute age and developmentally appropriate activities reflecting the Montessori curriculum. Responsibilities include but are not limited to assist the Teacher to maintain the written documentation/reports in order to meet compliance standards of CCNS, ACS, DOH, CACFP, and other overseeing agencies relevant to NYFD; help to facilitate parent involvement in all aspects of the program and promote positive growth and professional development.

  • Ensures a learning environment based on the Montessori approach that helps the children develop, physically, emotionally, socially, cognitively, and creatively.
  • Supervises the implementation of activities that will promote social, emotional, cognitive, physical, and creative development of children.
  • Assumes responsibility for the operation of the classroom in the absence of the Teacher
QUALIFICATIONS
  • BA or BS degree in Education or 60 credits including 24 credits in Education preferred.
  • Minimum of a minimum of 30 college credits required.
  • CDA credential or a state-awarded certificate that meets or exceeds the requirements for a CDA credential, are enrolled in a program that will lead to an associate’s degree or baccalaureate degree or, are enrolled in a CDA credential program to be completed within two years of the time of hire.
  • 2 years teaching experience in a pre-school classroom preferred 
  • Montessori trained or must commit to enroll in the Agency’s Montessori training program within the first year of hire and complete the training as required.
  • Frequent sitting, standing, walking, talking, hearing, seeing, stooping, kneeling crawling, crouching.
  • Occasional running. 
  • Must be able to occasionally lift and/or move up to 30 pounds
  • Spanish-bilingual required

BENEFITS

  • We offer competitive salary and excellent benefits including:
  • Generous time off (Vacation/ Personal Days/ Sick Days/ Paid Holidays anually)
  • Medical,
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Retirement Savings with Agency Match
  • Transit
  • Life insurance
  • Training Series and other additional voluntary benefits.

 

For more information on our organization, please visit our website at: www.ccbq.org EOE/AA.

BENEFITS
We offer competitive salary and excellent benefits including:
  • Generous time off (Vacation/ Personal Days/ Sick Days/ Paid Holidays annually)
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Retirement Savings with Agency Match
  • Transit
  • Life insurance
  • Training Series and other additional voluntary benefits.
  • Federal  Public Service Loan Forgiveness Qualifying Employer
 
For more information on our organization, please visit our website at:

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Min Hiring Rate $16.42
  • Max Hiring Rate $17.89
  • Travel Required Yes
Location on Google Maps
  • 5902 6th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11220, USA