Join Vivvi. We’re reinventing child care and early learning for today’s families.
Vivvi is looking for a talented, lead preschool teacher to join our team and family. If you're looking for a collaborative, child-centered environment and are passionate about caring for and guiding our youngest learners, this could be the role for you.
Based at our new Hudson Yards campus, you will work alongside world-class educators to implement an inquiry-based curriculum guided by children’s developmental needs, as well as their ideas and interests. In our state-of-the-art classrooms, you will dream up rich, thematic units that foster children’s curiosity without losing sight of key individual and age-appropriate milestones.
We are seeking an innovative teacher who:
See themselves as learners and researchers alongside children
Are careful observers of children
Have the ability to create trusting relationships with children, families and other colleagues
Practice progressive educational philosophies
Have experience in an urban setting
Have strong oral and written communication skills
Preschool Programs (2 years old to 5 years old)
At least 3-5 years of experience working with children in a lead teacher capacity
CPR and First Aid certification or willingness to obtain
A Master’s Degree in early childhood or child development with New York State Initial or Permanent Early Childhood Certification in N-6 or B-2 or
A Bachelor’s Degree in early childhood education or related field with New York State Early Childhood Initial or Permanent Certification or in a work study program or
A college degree in an appropriate human service area or education field (i.e.: psychology, special education, social work) including some courses in child development with willingness to obtain initial Early Childhood Certification
Start date is June 2021.
Vivvi is an equal opportunity employer and offers a comprehensive benefits package including equity. Applicants of diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.