Lead Teacher

Employer Info:

York Jewish Community Center


he JCC is a non-profit community center that welcomes the diverse population of York County, regardless of religion, financial or ethnic background. Since 1910, the JCC’s role has changed and expanded to reflect the current times. Our staff is committed to providing members and guests with high-quality programs and customer service. Included in a membership is the use of the fitness center, over 100 group and water fitness classes each week, lap and family swims, open gym use, family art and gym activities, a relaxation center complete with whirlpool, sauna and steam room, and discounts on fitness, social, and enrichment classes and programs. The JCC provides programming for: Wellness & Fitness for all ages Youth Fitness, Dance & Sports Children’s Education and Child Care Holocaust Education Diversity Education Jewish Cultural Programs Contemporary Adult Programming
Job Name
Lead Teacher
The Early Childhood Head Teacher will provide leadership for the classroom team to maintain the quality of the JCC’s Early Childhood Program, provide excellent care and education for children and build strong collaborations with families.

Location: Gan Tamar Campus: 2000 Hollywood Drive, York, PA 17403

General Responsibilities:

Assist the Associate Director / Director in the supervision of staff members on your teaching team.
Arrange regular meetings for your teaching team.
Provide a nurturing environment in which all children feel welcomed and secure.
Meet NAEYC and Keystone STARS* standards.
Adhere to the standards outlined in the JCC Early Childhood Program Handbook for:
Following DHS regulations
Communicating with families
Care of facility and equipment
Record keeping
Health and safety procedures
Teamwork, including regular attendance of staff meetings
Other duties as needed or assigned.

B.A. degree in early childhood education, child development, elementary education, special education, psychology, or the human services field
Three to four years of teaching experience
Must be able to lift at least 30 pounds
Must be able to meet the physical demands of child caregiving
PA certified in Early Childhood Education
Job Type
Education Level Required
Location City
York, PA 17403, United states
Contact Person
Deenah Hettle
Contact Email
Contact Phone
How to Apply
Questions or to submit an employment application, email Deenah Hettle at dhettle@yorkjcc.org.
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