Reformed Church Nursery School (RCNS) is seeking a passionate, creative, dedicated teacher to serve on staff beginning in the 2020-2021 school year. This individual will serve as a Junior-K 5s Lead Teacher.
This individual will be responsible for leading a 5s class (also known as Junior-K or Transitional K) and incorporating thematic learning, rich literacy work using Teachers College Reading & Writing Project, exploring early math concepts, and through play. This individual will have a love for children and a love of learning. They will place an emphasis on social-emotional education in the classroom, and maintaining a positive classroom environment where students are always supported in their development.
About Reformed Church Nursery School
Reformed Church Nursery School (RCNS) is a private Christian school located in Bronxville, New York. Our school serves children ages 2 through Kindergarten. Since 1951, RCNS has been teaching our communities’ children, steeped in the educational philosophy that all children learn best through play. The early years are not only one of the most cherished periods of our children’s lives but also the most formative. At the Reformed Church Nursery School, we believe that children learn best through engaging their natural curiosities to explore the world around them.
Masters Degree in Early Childhood (Birth-Grade 2), Elementary Education (Grades 1-6), or Special Education
Experience with Teachers College Units of Study in Reading, Writing, & Phonics
Experience teaching children ages 4-6 in a school based setting
Extensive knowledge of developmentally appropriate practices in early childhood education
Knowledge of a variety of classroom management skills
Interested candidates must submit: a cover letter, resume, statement of educational philosophy, and contact information for 2 professional references. Please send all of this information, by email, to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Kindly reference ”5s Lead Teacher” in the subject line of your email. No phone calls, please.