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Certified Universal Pre-Kindergarten (UPK) Teacher - EduKids Inc.

Company: BrightPath Kids USA
Location: Buffalo
Posted on: September 24, 2022

Job Description:

Center: ElmwoodPay Range: $19.00 - $20.25 per hourJob Type: Full-Time, Part-TimeNo evenings or weekends!

EduKids Inc., part of BrightPath Kids USA and the Busy Bees Global Childcare Community, is growing our team of Early Childhood Educators! BrightPath Kids is a world-class, award winning, innovative provider of early childhood daycare that aims to foster a culture of diversity and open-mindedness for all.What will you be doing?

As a UPK Teacher, you will be responsible for implementing the New York State and individual district UPK curriculum to prepare children for kindergarten. Responsibilities include:

  • Ensuring the safety and supervision of children ages 3-4 years in one assigned classroom.
  • Creating developmentally appropriate curriculum according to district and state guidelines.
  • Curating programs and activities based on children's interests and learning styles.
  • Maintaining a warm and safe environment that is clean and permits children to grow and explore.
  • Partnering with families to create plans to provide the best care and education for their children.
  • Providing effective communication with parents/guardians about their child.

    Top Reasons to join EduKids:

    • We offer a 60% child care discount to ALL employees so that your family can take advantage of our great learning environment!
    • All of our NY locations are designated as a Breastfeeding Friendly Workplace by Erie County.
    • All staff are eligible to participate in the 401(k) program which offers a company match - this is free money!
    • We will support your long-term career goals by offering opportunities for professional development and tuition reimbursement for courses related to your field.
    • Full-time staff accrue 2 weeks of paid time off in their first year.
    • Full-time staff are given 7 paid holidays off as well as 1 additional floating holiday.
    • Full-time staff are offered health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance and $10,000 of company-paid life insurance.

      • Bachelor's Degree in Education or related field required
      • New York State Birth - 2 certification or Nursery Teacher certification required
      • Strong customer service skills
      • Ability to multitask and remain organized
      • Ability to work within regular operating hours
      • Must meet state criteria for child care employment.
        If this sounds like a good fit, we want to meet you! Please submit your application today.

Keywords: BrightPath Kids USA, Buffalo , Certified Universal Pre-Kindergarten (UPK) Teacher - EduKids Inc., Education / Teaching , Buffalo, New York

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