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Education Coordinator

All My Children Daycare & Nursery School Brooklyn, NY
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Participate in grantee and delegate component pre-service training;
  • Perform the functions of this position with a strong understanding of the Performance Standards and the component plans; child development outcomes; and thorough knowledge and application of Developmentally Appropriate Practices;
  • Deliver pre-service and monthly in-service training sessions to teaching staff;
  • Monitor the implementation of curricula in the classroom;
  • Supervise all classroom practices - room arrangement, lesson plans, daily schedules, routines, and transitions to assure their adherence to program policies;
  • Carry out recommendations of the grantee education manager for program improvement;
  • Supervise children's assessment, including weekly observations in each area, examples of the child's work, developmental assessments, and children's assessment data entry and outcome reports;
  • Identify and prioritize materials and equipment needed in classrooms and playgrounds, and coordinate with director in making purchases;
  • Lead responsibility for parent involvement in education services as per requirements;
  • Coordinate the transition of children to Kindergarten, and assist with the children's transition to their next destination at the end of the season.
  • Work cooperatively with other component coordinators to plan education services integrated with health, mental health, dental health, nutrition, parent involvement, and social services;
  • Attend staff training and meetings, and board and parent meetings as requested;
  • Assist individual staff members in identifying their training needs, and improving their knowledge and abilities;
  • Participate in the development of I.E.P. (Individual Education Plan) or I.F.S.P.'s (Individual Family Service Plan);
  • Assist in recruiting and orienting volunteers, providing them with guidance as needed;
  • Evaluate the performance of teaching staff, at the end of probation and annually thereafter, and recommend subsequent personnel action to director;
  • Actively participate in the development and implementation of the Teacher Professional Development Plan;
  • Assure that files and documentation are complete, accurate, and confidentially maintained; and,
  • Perform other duties, as may be required.

Qualification, Skills and Knowledge Requirements

  • Baccalaureate or Master degree in early childhood education or child development; or
  • A baccalaureate or advanced degree in education with an NYS teacher certification;
  • Have knowledge and experience in the philosophy and practices of (or comparable child development programs), early childhood education, developmentally appropriate practice;
  • Have education or experience in collaborating with parents in the education of their children.
  • Ability to work and communicate effectively with a diverse background and cultural population
  • Ability to manage cases without constant or direct supervision
  • A commitment to the mission and programs of AMC
  • Excellent verbal, written, and listening skills
  • Ability to have good working relationship with supervisors, staff, parents and outside personnel
  • Must have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment with demonstrated ability to handle multiple tasks

· CPR and Child Abuse trainings required and recertified as needed

  • Must have a clean criminal record and no child abuse record
  • Must Pass Fingerprinting with the DOI

· Physical and PPD clearance required

· A moderate amount of driving is required

All My Children Daycare & Nursery School

Address

Brooklyn, NY
USA