Summary Description: Responsibilities: -Work in classroom with 1 Lead Teacher, 1 Associate Teacher, and 8 students-Supervise student teachers and Barnard student assistants -Facilitate developmentally appropriate experiences and care-giving-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 -Co-lead parent-teacher conferences-Attend monthly staff development
Minimum Qualifications: BA degree in Early Childhood Education and/or Early Childhood Special Education or related discipline.
Preferred Qualifications: Experience working with young children between the ages of 3mos-1 year old.
As a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and the Council of Ivy Group Presidents (Ivy League), it is imperative that members of the Columbia University community, in all matters related to the intercollegiate athletics program, exhibit the highest professional standards and ethical behavior with regard to adherence to NCAA, Conference, University, and Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education rules and regulations.
Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Internal Number: 334_66788
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