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Columbia University Associate Teacher Toddler Classroom (age 3-5 yrs) - Summer Program in New York, New York

  • Work in classroom with 1 Lead Teacher, Childcare Workers and 8 -10 students

  • Supervise student teachers and college student assistants

  • Facilitate developmentally appropriate experiences and caregiving

  • Support pedagogical plan for play based learning

  • Articulate developmentally-based philosophy and play-based curriculum

  • Support maintenance of partnership with parents via newsletters, meetings and conversations as needed

  • Prepare presentations for classroom parent meetings and assist with student reports

  • Co-lead parent-teacher conferences

  • Attend monthly staff development

  • BA degree in Early Childhood Education and/or Early Childhood Special Education or related discipline.

  • Must meet DOI fingerprinting and all relevant clearances

  • Candidates submit cover letter and resume

  • ¬≠Experience working with young children between the age of 3 - 5 years old

Preferred Qualification

  • Initial certification in NYS birth through 2nd grade

  • Background in the arts, whether visual, musical or dance

  • Ability to speak a language other than English

Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran