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Jobs at Sheltering Arms Children and Family Services, Inc.

Early Childhood, Substitute Group Teacher

Location: Manhattan, NY

Department: Early Childhood Education (ECE)

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

Sheltering Arms (formerly Episcopal Social Services) strengthens the education, wellbeing, and development of high-need children, adults, and families across the New York metro area. We serve nearly 20,000 people a year from the South Bronx to Far Rockaway. Through compassion, innovation, and partnership, we respond to our community’s greatest needs and enable individuals to reach the greatest heights of their potential. Joining our team is an opportunity to collaborate with hundreds of dedicated colleagues who represent diverse backgrounds and talents as we work together to make a measurable impact for our neighbors in need. Every role at Sheltering Arms brings with it new opportunities for advancement and development so that team members can achieve their professional goals while helping others reach for theirs.


Sheltering Arms is Looking for a permanent substitute Teacher for a temporary full time work assignment from October 2016 to October 2017 (one year). The Group Teacher will work in the classroom, supervising the planning and execution of the day care program.

The Group Teacher will be responsible for developing and implementing the program curriculum, supervising the children in all activities in and outside of the classroom, conducting regular group conferences based on daily performance observations, and meeting with parents.

A Master's Degree in Early Childhood Education or a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education with a Masters in progress is required. A New York State Teacher Certification or certification in progress, and two years of prior experience working with children is also required.

A position is available at our Virginia Day Nursery, on the Lower East Side (Manhattan)

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