Head Start Education/Special Needs Manager - Bronx

Recruiter
Puerto Rican Family Institute, Inc.
Location
Bronx
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 17, 2016
Closes
Nov 03, 2016
Industry
Education
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Board
NYCityWorks.com
Puerto Rican Family Institutue, Inc. (PRFI) is seeking a qualified Education/Special Needs Manager for its Bronx Head Start program. The position will oversee education and special needs services for the program, working closely with staff, parents, service providers, and community partners to ensure the effective delivery of curriculum, special needs services, and achievement of program outcomes. The position requires a Master's degree in Early Childhood; New York State Teaching Certification Birth-Age 2; two years teaching experience in a pre-school setting; experience with special needs education; demonstrated experience in program management, including staff supervision, and assessments. Prior Head Start experience; understanding of the Head Start philosophy; Head Start Performance Standards; and NYC Department of Health regulations. Experience with Creative Curriculum and Teaching Strategies, Gold Assessment System also required. The successful candidate must be able to meet program requirements while placing the needs of children and families first, demonstrate a commitment to multicultural programming, and possess superior written and spoken communications skills including group presentation skills. Bilingual fluency in English/Spanish or English/French (or trilingual fluency in English/French/Spanish) preferred. EOE Category: Education , Keywords: Head Start Teacher