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Preschool Assistant Teacher
YM & YWHA of Washington Heights & Inwood
54 Nagle Ave
New York, NY 10040

Principal Responsibilities:

To apply, please send cover letter and resume to Susan Herman at

Preschool Assistant Teacher - The primary role of the Assistant/Associate Teacher is to work collaboratively with the lead teacher in the classroom to support learning and the social development of the children in the program. The job includes planning and facilitating interactive play-based activities with the goal of promoting the growth and development of each child within age-appropriate curriculum areas and within the learning centers of the classroom.The lead and assistant teacher work together to promote independence, social skills and language development among the students.

Minimum Qualifications:


$35,000 - $45,000

Agency Information:

Established in 1917 as one of the first Jewish community centers in New York City, the YM & YWHA of Washington Heights and Inwood (the Y) is a thriving and visionary not-for-profit human services organization in Northern Manhattan. We welcome people of diverse ethnicities and all ages, from pre-school to older adults, into the Y family with a wide range of educational, recreational and social services and programs that focus on improving the quality of their lives. With a long and distinguished history, the Y is a multi-service community center that is well known for its nurturing environment and non-judgmental philosophy.