Location and Job Title:
Preschool Assistant Teacher
YM & YWHA of Washington Heights & Inwood
54 Nagle Ave
New York, NY 10040
The YM and YWHA of Washington Heights and Inwood is seeking a nurturing and creative Assistant Teacher to work within a teaching team to implement a successful, supportive, play-based program within our ongoing and thriving nursery school.
The assistant teacher will help to support our program while working with three and/or four year old children through the implementation of an enriching classroom environment within our state-of-the-art indoor and outdoor facilities.
Experience teaching within an early childhood classroom.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with an ability to interact effectively with colleagues and families
College degree preferred.
Established in 1917, the YM&YWHA of Washington Heights & Inwood (the Y) is Northern Manhattan's premier Jewish community center - serving an ethnically and socio-economically diverse constituency - improving the quality of life for people of all ages through critical social services and innovative programs in health, wellness, education, and social justice, while promoting diversity and inclusion, and caring for those in need.
The Y's preschool is dedicated to providing children ages 2 to 5 with a learning environment that is warm, nurturing, and supportive, while incorporating caring humanitarian values. Our curriculum emerges organically from your child's interests, ideas, and experiences.