The YM and YWHA is a thriving community center in Northern Manhattan serving families with children of all ages as well as older adults since 1917. Our preschool incorporates an interactive, emergent curriculum infused with the arts. Our summer program for children ages 2 through 5 is packed with fun activities including swimming, music, dance and art.
The YM and YWHA of Washington Heights and Inwood is seeking a nurturing and creative summer Lead Teacher to work to implement a successful, supportive, play-based preschool and toddler program within our ongoing and thriving Footpaths nursery camp program. The lead teacher will help to support our program while working with children ages 2 through 5 through the implementation of an enriching summer program within our state-of-the-art indoor and outdoor facilities. The successful candidate will bring great presence and creativity to the position and will collaborate with our teaching teams and with the directors of the program to help develop and implement an emergent, play-based curriculum incorporating exciting units of study.