Infant Teacher at NYU Langone Medical Center

Bright Horizons Family Solutions - New York, NY3.6

30+ days ago
Job Description

Our specialists in perinatal/early childhood mental health at NYU Langone Medical Center are partnering with Bright Horizons to facilitate healthy social and emotional development for infants, young children, and their families. We are currently hiring an Infant Teacher to work with children between the ages of 6 weeks and 18 months at our state of the art facility off of 1 Park Ave.

Bright Horizons educators will have unique opportunities for advanced professional training in a number of areas including:

  • Understanding when to wonder versus when to worry about a child's expression of stress, social-emotional communication, and/or behavior
  • Learning strategies to facilitate healthy development
and to deal with behavioral difficulties in the classroom

  • Learning effective ways to collaborate with parents and interdisciplinary professionals in the child's support network
Experience the milestone moments

As an infant teacher, you get to witness some of the most special achievements and milestones that occur in a child's first year of life. Being a part of this treasured and magical stage is a reward unto its own. As you experience their first steps, new discoveries and giggles of pure joy, your patience and enthusiasm will give them the confidence to discover a brave, new world. And, you'll share these moments with parents – showing them that your devotion and passion is helping to guide and shape their children, as they begin their journey to who they will become.

At Bright Horizons, you'll also find opportunities to experience personal and professional breakthroughs of your own. As a company with a learning culture, you will discover your full potential through state-of-the-art online training, leadership development and tuition reimbursement, including the opportunity to earn your ECE college degree for FREE! Additionally, our company culture invites you to bring your whole self to work, because it is our unique attributes, perspectives and backgrounds that make us a stronger team.

How will you nurture the growth of our future generation? What you will do as an Infant Teacher

Build a warm and stimulating environment that is filled with inviting sights, sounds, textures, and sensations to stimulate their mental and social growth

Ensure that fundamental care needs are met while engaging in one-on-one moments, play and communication

Collaborate with and be supported by a talented team of early childhood professionals

Be an ally and partner for parents, supporting, guiding and sharing in their child's growth and development

Nurture your own career aspirations and personal growth through unlimited opportunities

Be a positive role model for children each and every day

Live our HEART principles of Honesty, Excellence, Accountability, Respect, and Teamwork

Click Here to View the Rewards and Realities of Being a Teacher at Bright Horizons

Job Requirements

Who we are looking for

Hold a Bachelor degree in Education or an Associate degree in Education plus two years working with children.

Meet state educational licensing and additional center/school requirements

A passion for child care and making a difference in the lives of young children

We do give preference to child care teachers with the following:

Related college-level or CDA course work

A CDA or working towards an Associate's or Bachelor's degree

12 months of professional teaching experience

Bright Horizons – A fresh perspective on learning

In addition to being the leading provider of high quality child care and early education, Bright Horizons is the only child care company repeatedly named by FORTUNE as one of the "100 Best Companies to Work For". We are passionate about building an organization where you can make an impact on future generations. It begins with the educators that we hire, and by helping you grow with us. We support a well-rounded, individualized curriculum that is fully engaging and tailored to each child's developmental needs. This visionary approach helps craft enriching experiences, and empowers children to be confident and successful lifelong learners. Benefits we offer Competitive salariesCareer path opportunitiesExtensive health benefitsComprehensive tuition reimbursement and the opportunity to earn your college degree for FREE through our Early Education Degree Achievement Plan401(k)Volunteer opportunities through the Bright Horizons Foundation for ChildrenCommuter benefitsHealth club discountsCell phone discounts and much more

Additional Information

Bright Horizons is dedicated to creating a workforce that promotes and supports diversity and inclusion. We provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals without discrimination. Bright Horizons complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is the Law Poster: EEO IS THE LAW .

Applicants requiring reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process should contact the recruitment helpdesk at 855-877-6866 or bhrecruit@brighthorizons.com . Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.

Having technical issues with your online application? Contact us at bhrecruit@brighthorizons.com or 855-877-6866.