Child Care Careers in WNY

Teacher Assistant

Mt. St. Mary Day Care, Inc. 

Location: 855 Englewood Ave, Tonawanda NY 14223

 

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES: 

Monitor nap room, care for children 18 months to 12yrs

  

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

High school diploma, degree helpful

 

HOURS:

Monday-Friday 12:30 pm- 6:00 pm

 

 

START DATE:

Monday-Friday 12:30 pm- 6:00 pm

 

HOW TO APPLY: 

Send Resume to Karen Brownsten kbrownsten@msmdaycare.org 

 

Pre-School 3 Lead Teacher

Watch Me Grow Daycare Center

Location: 2550 Union Rd, Cheektowaga, NY 14227

 

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES: 

Responsibilities include: The care and supervision of children, daily classroom management, developmentally appropriate curriculum, conducting daily health checks, 

attendance, and observation journal. Assist in lunch and snack times, assist with hygiene tasks and housekeeping tasks of the room.  

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

Associates in Early Childhood Education and one year experience or Child Development Associate Credential and two years' experience. 

 

HOURS:

Monday-Friday 6:30 am- 6:00 pm

 

COMPENSATION:

$13.50/hour and up depending on experience

 

START DATE:

August 26, 2019

 

HOW TO APPLY: 

Call Miss Kim directly for a meet & greet, please submit a copy of degree or credential when applying.  

 

Lead Toddler Teacher (18 months- 3-year-old)

Watch Me Grow Daycare Center

Location: 2550 Union Rd, Cheektowaga, NY 14227

 

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES: 

Responsibilities include: The care and supervision of children, daily classroom management, developmentally appropriate curriculum, conducting daily health checks, 

attendance, and observation journal. Assist in lunch and snack times, assist with hygiene tasks and housekeeping tasks of the room.  

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

Associates in Early Childhood Education and one year experience or Child Development Associate Credential and two years' experience. 

 

HOURS:

Monday-Friday 6:30 am- 6:00 pm

 

COMPENSATION:

$13.00/hour and up depending on experience

 

START DATE:

August 26, 2019

 

HOW TO APPLY: 

Call Miss Kim directly for a meet & greet, please submit a copy of degree or credential when applying.  

 

Leadership Initiative Regional Coordinator - (1) Buffalo

The New York Early Childhood Professional Development Institute

 

ABOUT THE POSITION: 

The New York Early Childhood Professional Development Institute (Institute), housed at the City University of New York, is a fast-paced, dynamic public/private partnership that is committed to identifying, establishing, and implementing the services, supports, and systems that the early childhood workforce across New York State needs. The Institute launched a Leadership Initiative in 2017 aimed at strengthening current early childhood leadership and management as well as to identify and support the development of future early childhood leaders.  The Institute seeks to replicate the Leadership Initiative in two communities in New York State in 2019.

 

The Institute will hire two part time Leadership Initiative Regional Coordinators. This position will be responsible for implementing the Early Childhood Leadership Initiative project model in the local community, based on a model created and refined by the Institute. The Coordinator will work closely with a local partner agency to engage stakeholders, recruit members, identify local professional development resources and leadership needs, and craft appropriate and effective responses to those needs.

 

In this role, the Regional Coordinator will report to the Institute’s Director of Leadership Initiatives and work with colleagues implementing Leadership Initiatives in new communities in New York. The Coordinator will also work closely with the local partner organization to refine the model and services to meet local needs.

 

Equipped with a wide range of experiences in the field, the ideal candidate will have knowledge of the professional development needs of the early childhood workforce with particular focus on early childhood leadership.

 

This is a federally-funded grant position through December 2019 with a strong possibility for continued funding after that. This role has two open positions – one in Buffalo and one on Long Island.

 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 

-Lead and organize the Leadership Initiative planning process and serve on the Institute Leadership Initiative team

-Recruit individuals and assess their needs to maximize their participation in Initiative activities.

-Identify qualified coaches and mentors to support the Initiative

-Create professional development programming for current and future early childhood leaders

-Organize the Leadership Initiative advisory board and provide training

-Assist with additional fundraising efforts for the project

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

-Master's degree in Early Childhood Education or a related field of study

-At least 8 years of leadership experience in the field of early childhood education or a comparable field or work

-Experience helping professionals build competency in leadership skills through training, staff development, coaching, etc.

-Exceptional interpersonal skills

-Ability to develop and sustain successful collaborative partnerships, working with a diverse group of stakeholders that includes colleagues and external partners

-Experience managing budgets

-Excellent oral and written communication skills

-Willingness and ability to travel

-Availability during evenings to attend associated/sponsored events

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

-Fundraising experience

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

-This position operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as personal computers, laptops, tablets, smart phone, photocopiers, filing cabinets and other presentation materials

-Ability to travel overnight to other sites as needed.

-May need to lift up to 40 pounds.

 

HOW TO APPLY: 

Provide a resume and cover letter specifying qualifications/experience relevant to this position. 

Please indicate which area in New York (Buffalo or Long Island) you are interested in working.

https://www.rfcuny.org/careers/postings?pvnID=VA-1905-003077 

 

 

Lead Teacher-Infant/Toddler or Preschool

Family Help Center Day Care

Location: 60 Dingens Street

 

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES: 

Oversees the direct care, safety, and nurturing of all children ages 6 weeks- 2 years old or 3-4 years old by all education staff. 

Implements the daily operations and curriculum of each classroom. 

Implements developmentally appropriate practice, early Head Start and/or state day care regulations in the classroom, lesson plans, and assessments. 

Be certified or willing to be certified in the Pyramid Model for social-emotional development and then be able to model and guide other staff. 

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

Infant/Toddler or Preschool Child Development Associate (CDA) or College Degree in Early Childhood or Special Education (n-2); 

Preferred 2 years of teaching in a state licensed nursery or day care center

 

HOURS:

Full time

 

START DATE:

ASAP

 

HOW TO APPLY: 

Must submit a resume that includes the names and phone numbers of 3 active professional references (no friends or family members); 

a copy of your high school diploma, college degree, or unofficial transcript must be attached. 

 

Preschool Teacher

Tender Loving Childcare (TLC)

Location: 76 Main Street Hamburg, NY 14075

 

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES: 

Create daily lesson plans/art projects, follow classroom schedule, maintain classroom ratios, 

provide a safe and nurturing environment for students, communicate with parents, assist with meal times, 

guide children through bathroom routines, supervise structured outdoor play, work independently and as part of a 

classroom team, follow OCFS regulations, role model best practices.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

Degree in Education or Childcare related field, CDA or current plan to pursue a degree or certificate program.  

 

HOURS:

Full time, Mon-Fri 7:30-4:30

 

START DATE:

ASAP

 

HOW TO APPLY: 

Applications can be found on our website www.tlchamburg.com

Call or email for more information

 

Teacher Aid/Floater

East Aurora Community Nursery

Location: 606 Girard Ave, East Aurora, NY 14052

 

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES: 

Assisting cook and a variety of teachers in classrooms infant-five years

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

Experience with children required

 

HOURS:

Monday – Friday; 9:30a-6:00p

 

START DATE:

September 1, 2019

 

HOW TO APPLY: 

download application from East Aurora Community Nursery website and mail to 606 Girard Ave, East Aurora, NY 14052 Applications Due by July 12th.

 

 

Daycare Aide

Cantalician Center

Location: 2049 George Urban Blvd., Depew, NY 14043

 

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES: 

Assist teacher with providing early childhood care to children. Prepares instructional materials and maintains order and cleanliness in the learning environment. Uses observation skills to remain aware of changes in the behavior and physical condition of children. Assists with feedings, arrival and departure, behavior control and other activities.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

High school or GED diploma required; one year of teaching assistant/aide experience preferred.

 

HOURS:

Full time positions available!!

Monday – Friday; hours vary between 7:00am – 4:00pm.

 

HOW TO APPLY: 

We offer a generous benefits package including paid holidays, Paid Time Off (PTO), health & dental insurance, agency paid life and long term disability insurance, 401k retirement plan & more!

Apply directly online at www.cantaliciancenter.org.

 

 

 

 

 

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