Volunteers of America is a national, faith-based human services organization that helps some of the most vulnerable men, women and children in our communities lead safe, healthy, independent and productive lives. Founded in New York City in 1896, Volunteers of America is one of the nation's oldest, largest and most respected human services organizations, serving 2 million people in 400 communities in 46 states every year. Volunteers of America - Greater New York is the largest affiliate of the national organization, with more than 90 programs and 1,300 staff in the metropolitan New York area, Westchester and Nassau counties, and Northern New Jersey. Skilled and dedicated staff, and generous corporate and individual community partners, help tens of thousands of people in need every year. Whether the needs are short-term, like case management and temporary shelter, or long-term help like permanent supportive housing, we have the commitment, experience and relationships necessary to provide high quality, comprehensive services to a wide range of people in need in the New York metropolitan area.
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Implement instruction based on The Creative Curriculum and Prekindergarten Performance Standards, NYC aligned with children’s Individualized Education Program (IEP) goals and objectives. Adhere to the professional standards recommended by the National Association for the Education of Young Children to maintain accreditation.
M.S. in Special Education. New York State teacher certification in Special Education K-12 (prior to February 2004) or initial or professional certification in Students with Disabilities, Birth-Grade 2 or Grade 1-6.
Substitute for classroom teacher as assigned by education director or designee.
Implement The Creative Curriculum and ensure that the National Association for the Education of Young Children standards are reflected in classroom instruction.
Follow and implement existing lesson plans prepared by the permanent classroom teacher.
Prepare weekly lesson plans following The Creative Curriculum format if placed in the same classroom for more than a week.
Supervise the activities and assignment of the teacher assistants with individual children or groups of children in the classroom.
Follow teacher job description if assigned to the same classroom for more than one week.
Assess individual students using assessment tools used by program
Implement the policies and procedures contained in the Early Learning Center manuals.
Perform other related duties as required.
Effect on End Results
Classroom staffing ratio mandate is maintained.
Learning and growth are promoted.
Activities are scheduled regularly and children’s needs are met.
Activities are developmentally appropriate and consistent with Creative Curriculum philosophy.
Staff are appropriately supervised.
Responsibilities of classroom teacher will be followed regarding compliance with NYC, State and Federal guidelines, data outcomes and parent contact.
Maintain compliance with CPSE mandates
Ensure compliance with safety, health, and administrative issues relevant to children and staff.
Related duties are performed on time, accurately, and in their entirety.
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