Union Settlement Association

Job Title

GROUP TEACHER – Child Care Center

Job Description

Union Settlement Association is an on-the-ground resource for East Harlem residents of all ages, and a passionate advocate for the needs of underserved communities. Since opening our doors in 1895, we have brought education, wellness and community-building programs to our neighborhood, empowering New Yorkers with opportunities to better their lives. More than 350 staff work in our organization, and our services impact 10,000 people every year. By helping our neighbors realize their goals, we build the vitality and success of East Harlem. For more information about Union Settlement, please visit our website at www.unionsettlement.org.


Position Summary:

The Group Teacher will plan and execute the Creative Curriculum to provide education and care for the children assigned to a classroom. The Creative Curriculum will take into account the educational, social, developmental, and health needs of each child, and the group as a whole.



·     Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education, Education or Elementary Education with New York State Teacher Certification in B-2 required. Master’s Degree in Early Childhood Education a plus.

·       Two years experience working with pre-school age children preferred.

·       Knowledge of Head Start performance standards a plus.

Salary Information

Position: Department: Child Care
Reports to: Educational/Site Director
Hours: Full-Time

To Apply

Please send Cover Letter, Resume, Salary Requirements, Writing Samples, and References to: jobs@unionsettlement.org
Please indicate Group Teacher in subject of e-mail.


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