Family Health Centers at NYU Langone, a designated Level 3 Medical Home, is the largest federally qualified health center network in New York State, and the second largest in the nation. It includes nine primary care sites, 33 school-based health centers and dental clinics, four day care centers, the nation's largest dental residency program, and New York State's largest behavioral health program. The network also includes 12 community medicine sites providing care to disenfranchised New Yorkers, comprehensive HIV services, chemical dependency programs, and a family support center that offers educational, vocational, and other social support programs. Learn more about Family Health Centers at NYU Langone.
We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as at our 14th Street Preschool as a Teacher!
In this role, the successful candidate will assist the Head Teacher in planning and implementing developmentally appropriate lessons, work with a team to provide stimulating environment and activities, encourage parent involvement, set individual goals and record anecdotal observations for each child, keep room clean, help with toileting, and other various classroom duties.
Creates an inviting learning environment
Turns in lesson plans and children's observations in a timely fashion
Provides developmentally appropriate activities
Develops plans based on goals from observations/curriculum
Provides suitable materials for all activities
Provides plenty of child-directed activities throughout the day
Provides an appropriate role model
Anticipates problems and redirects
Quickly and effectively deals with unexpected situations and problems
Ensures all required paper work are done and / or due on time
Careful to keep information about children and families confidential
Attends and actively participates in staff meetings
Inspects children for signs of illness or injury upon arrival
Inspects outdoor and indoor play areas prior to play
Notifies parents and director when children are sick or get hurt
Files incident or accident reports accordingly and as needed
Inspects fire exits and extinguishers regularly
Feeds children according to their individual needs family input and CACFP guidelines
Puts infants to sleep according to their individual schedules and takes care of infants upon awakening every effort to prevent SIDS is made.
Always attends to children's needs before everything else
Supervises children closely and effectively throughout the day
Promotes self esteem in communications
Helps develop language by responding to sounds infants make or words children say sings talks throughout the day and interacts verbally during routines such as diaper changing hand washing, etc
BS in Early Childhood Education, Education, or related field
At least two (2) years relevant teaching experience
Masters in Early Childhood Education, Education, or related field
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
Family Health Centers at NYU Langone's network provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.
NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.
NYU Langone Health is a world-class, patient-centered, integrated academic medical center, known for its excellence in clinical care, research, and education. Included in the 200+ locations throughout the New York area are five inpatient locations: Tisch Hospital, its flagship acute-care facility; Rusk Rehabilitation, ranked as one of the top 10 rehabilitation programs in the country; NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital, a dedicated inpatient orthopedic hospital with all musculoskeletal specialties ranked top 10 in the country; Hassenfeld Children's Hospital at NYU Langone, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children's health services; and NYU Langone Hospital—Brooklyn, a full-service teaching hospital and level 1 trauma center located in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. Also part of NYU Langone Health is the Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center, a National Cancer Institute–designated cancer center, and NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history.