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SUNY Delhi DC4 Assistant Teacher - Preschool / School Age Rooms in Delhi, New York

DC4 Assistant Teacher - Preschool / School Age Rooms


Delhi Campus Child Care Center, Inc. (DC4)


Delhi, NY


Jun 26, 2019


Open Until Filled




About SUNY Delhi:

The Delhi Campus Child Care Center (DC-4) is a not for profit corporation licensed by the New York State Office of Children and Family Services (OCFS) and accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). DC-4 was established in 1985 to serve the childcare needs of SUNY students, staff of SUNY Delhi (CADI, DC4, Research Foundation, or anyone who works on campus), and New York State employees. Enrollment is also open to the community. A Board of Directors representing these constituencies governs the Center.

DC-4 is located at 1104 Arbor Hill Road on lower campus just past the Delhi College Farm and Decker Auto lab. The state-of-the-art facility was completed in the spring of 2012 and includes: 5 classrooms, 4 large playgrounds, kitchen, large indoor gym, library, and parent resource area. DC-4 is licensed to serve 85 children ages 6 weeks-12 years.

The Delhi Campus Child Care Center, Inc. is in partnership with DelArc's Carousel Children's Services. Carousel Children's Services program provides a variety of individualized services to children, birth to age 5. Special education teachers and therapists work individually with each child and their parents. Carousel sponsored children attend DC4 during the Delaware Academy Central School District at Delhi calendar plus a 6-week summer program. Up to twenty-four Carousel children are integrated into the two preschool programs. DC4 staff and Carousel staff work collaboratively to develop a program that ensures the needs of all the children are met.

Job Description:

DC-4 welcomes applications for an Assistant Teacher to join the Preschool/School Age Rooms.

The Assistant Teacher will assist the Lead Teacher in designing and maintaining an orderly learning environment, taking into consideration the child's physical, emotional, social, and intellectual needs as well as long-range goals for development. Will assist in daily classroom planning and operations to create a warm and caring atmosphere, which will welcome children, parents, and visitors. The Assistant Teacher is involved with setting up individual interest and learning centers, planning daily classroom activities, arranging equipment appropriately, meeting fire and safety requirements, and assuring the equipment is safe, clean and appropriate for the child's age and ability. In addition, the Assistant Teacher must at all times maintain the confidentiality of information regarding personnel, families, children and program matters.


  • Must be organized and pay attention to detail

  • Enjoy working with young children

  • Must be able to maintain the confidentiality of information regarding personnel, families, children, and program matters

  • High School diploma


  • Associate Degree in Early Childhood, or related field

  • Child Development Associate (CDA) credential

Additional Information:

  • Salary: $11.10/hr

  • Work Schedule: Full-time, Monday - Friday

  • This position offers benefits:

  • health

  • retirement

  • paid personal and sick time

  • education assistance

  • discounted child care

  • DC-4 is committed to providing a safe and productive learning environment for all children, staff and visitors. To achieve that goal, we conduct background investigations for all final candidates being considered for employment. Any offer of employment is contingent on the successful completion of the complete background check series.

Application Instructions:

To apply, please submit:

  • Letter of interest

  • Resume

  • Contact information for three professional references

For full consideration, please apply by July 10. The position will remain open until filled

Delhi Child Care Center is an AA/EOE employer