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Early Childhood Education Director - Prek for All and 3K for All

at Catholic Schools in The Archdiocese of New York

Pay: $60000 to $65000/year
$60,000 - $65,000 (Full time); prorated for part time
Posted: 10/8/2019
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 1009719

Job Description

  • 07-Aug-2019 (EST)
  • Archdiocese of New York
  • NY, USA
  • $60,000 - 65,000 (Full time); prorated for part time
  • Salary
  • Full Time

Positions for 2019-2020 School Year.

The Office of Early Childhood at the Archdiocese of New York seeks an Education Director to provide oversight of the Pre-K for All (PKFA)/3K program within one of the Archdiocese of New York school sites. Working in collaboration with the Office of Early Childhood, the Education Director will be supervised by the school building leader and will report to the Associate Superintendent of Early Childhood.  We are filling openings beginning in May 2019.

 Core Competencies:        

  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Familiarity with the NYC Department of Education PKFA policies and procedures
  • Knowledge and understanding of New York State early childhood learning standards
  • Core belief that all students can learn
  • High expectations for instruction and social emotional support of students
  • Knowledgeable of research-based best practices, and develops and implements new and promising practices and/or programs
  • Experience with rating expectations of ECERS and CLASS

 Core Roles and Responsibilities:


  • Ensures compliance with the NYC PKFA policy and procedures
  • Handles all paperwork relating to PKFA
  • Consults with the Regional Superintendent and school principal
  • Assesses instructional needs, and ensures PKFA procedures/protocols are followed


  • Trains and coaches teaching staff to meet program standards
  • Leads common planning sessions
  • Creates and monitors daily classroom and site schedules
  • Works collaboratively with Early Childhood Instructional Specialists and the Office of Early Childhood to ensure consistency throughout the program
  • Reviews weekly lesson plans
  • Ensures the implementation of Positive Behavior Guidance, as per PFKA guidelines
  • Models and fosters positive family engagement
  • Uses ECERS and CLASS evaluations to plan for and implement ongoing program support


  • Supervises staff in terms of meeting NYC DOE Program Quality Standards
  • Manages and oversees all pedagogical and curricular aspects of the PKFA program
  • Evaluates staff performance
  • Uses student assessment data to work with staff to meet the needs of all students



  • Masters of Education in Early Childhood, or Early Childhood Special Education is required
  • New York State Teaching Certification in Early Childhood is required
  • At least 5 years of experience as a teacher with classroom experience including 2 years of experience as a Lead Teacher in an Early Childhood classroom
  • Experience working successfully in an inclusive and diverse work environment
  • Experience in fiscal management/budget preparations
  • First Aid and CPR certification preferred
  • Bilingual language skills preferred

  Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package included.

 Position start date: August/September 2019

 Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to Please include position title "Education Director" in the Subject Line.