Reporting to the School Director, the Education Specialist supports all educational aspects of the daily operations Grace Church School. Responsibilities will include supporting the classrooms and teachers with curriculum, strategies, and child observations; leading parent admission tours; and stepping in as Education Director in the director's absence.
High level of interpersonal and communication skills; genuine warmth, both one-on-one and in group settings; and strong writing abilities. Master's degree in early childhood education (preferably with special education coursework). Significant early childhood classroom teaching experience, preferably across different preschool ages. Highest level of judgement and discretion Computer proficiency Current New York state teacher certification
Additional Salary Information: Competitive salary. The school covers 100% of Health Insurance for the employee and offers a Flexible Spending Plan. In the second year of employment, GCS contributes to a 403b retirement savings plan.
About Grace Church Nursery School (Brooklyn)
As the oldest preschool in Brooklyn, Grace Church School has long provided young children with a gentle bridge from their home to their first school experience. With a focus on learning through play and social interaction, Grace Church School nurtures each child’s talents in a warm, safe environment.
Our curriculum fosters a love of learning while allowing children to develop at their own pace. When children leave Grace Church School, they are confident, curious about the world, and well prepared for their next school.