Metropolitan YMCA of the Oranges Lead Teacher- Preschool in Livingston, New Jersey
Implements curriculum within the established guidelines, following the guidance and direction of the assistant director in charge of curriculum. Nurtures children through purposeful programming dedicated to building achievement and belonging in youth and relationships among youth and within families. Supervises the children, classroom, and all activities including ADA accommodations where appropriate. Follows all procedures and standards. Makes ongoing, systematic observations and evaluations of each child. Cultivates positive relationships, conducts parent conferences, and maintains effective communication with parents. Engages parents as volunteers and connects them to the YMCA. Supervises Teacher Assistants in the classroom, including completion of performance evaluations. Maintains program site and equipment. Maintains required program records. Attends and participates in family nights, program activities, staff meetings, and staff trainings. Perform other job-related duties as requested and necessary.